2015 NewsVancouver, British Columbia...Cardero Resource Corp. ('Cardero' or the 'Company') (TSX: CDU, Frankfurt: CR5) announces that it has closed the second tranche of its non-brokered private placement of up to 10,000,000 shares at $0.15 announced July 27, 2015 to raise gross proceeds of $1,500,000.00. Gross proceeds of $201,250.05 were raised through the sale of 1,341,667 common shares. All shares issued in the second tranche will have a four month hold expiring on March 18, 2016. The Company anticipates that a third tranche will be closed later in the month.
The net proceeds will be used for general working capital. Finder's fees may be paid on portions of the private placement.
The common shares to be issued in the Offering have not been and will not be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the '1933 Act') or any applicable securities laws of any state of the United States and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S under the 1933 Act) or persons in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from such registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of the common shares to be issued in the Offering, nor shall there be any offer or sale of the common shares to be issued in the Offering in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.
ABOUT CARDERO RESOURCE CORP.
The common shares of the Company are currently listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CDU), and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (symbol CR5). For further details on the Company readers are referred to the Company's web site (www.cardero.com) and Canadian regulatory filings on SEDAR atwww.sedar.com.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors of
CARDERO RESOURCE CORP.
'Henk van Alphen' (signed)
Henk van Alphen, CEO and President
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