Montero Mining and Exploration Ltd. (“Montero”) announced on February 10, 2011, that it closed its initial public offering of 8,000,000 units (the “Units”), at a price of $0.50 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds$4,000,000. Each Unit is comprised of one common share of Montero (each, a “Common Share”) and one-half (½) of one Common Share purchase warrant (each whole such warrant, a “Warrant”). Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one additional Common Share at a price of $0.70 for a period of two years from the date of issuance.

The Offering was underwritten by a syndicate of agents co-led by Byron Securities Limited and Haywood Securities Inc. (collectively, the “Agents”). The Agents were paid a cash commission and 560,000 agent warrants (“Agent’s Warrants”), with each Agent’s Warrant entitling the holder to purchase one Unit at $0.50 per Unit for a period of two years from the date of issuance.

Peterson Law represented Montero with a team that included Dennis Peterson.