(NGM: SHEL B)
In January, Shelton Petroleum issued new shares to the previous shareholders of Shelton Canada Corp. In February, Shelton Petroleum issued shares also to the previous holders of convertible bonds and options. This resulted in a change in the number of shares and votes in Shelton Petroleum.
In Shelton Petroleum’s completed non-cash issuance, 16,348,213 B-shares were issued, which increased the total number of Shelton Petroleum B-shares to 371,140,442. Besides the B-shares, there are 9,028,593 A-shares in Shelton Petroleum. After the completion of the non-cash issuance, the number of votes in Shelton Petroleum amounts to 461,426,372, and the total number of shares amounts to 380,169,035.
For more information, please contact:
Robert Karlsson, CEO, Shelton Petroleum, tel +46 709 565 141
About Shelton Petroleum
Shelton Petroleum is a Swedish company focused on exploring and developing concessions in the Volga-Urals area in Russia and the resource-rich basins of Ukraine. Shelton Petroleum has built effective personal relationships, strategic regional partnerships and a portfolio of projects onshore and offshore. The company holds three licenses in the Russian republic of Bashkiria, located southwest of the Ural Mountains. The license blocks, which border one another, have an area of over 500 square kilometers and are surrounded by other producing oil fields. The company has found oil in its first two wells and measured commercial flow rates. In Ukraine, a strategic partnership with Ukrnafta, Ukraine's largest oil and gas company, provides Shelton Petroleum with a stake in the oil producing Lelyaki field in Chernigov Region close to Poltava. Shelton Petroleum also has a Joint Investment Agreement with Chornomornaftogaz, the leading Ukrainian oil and gas company in offshore development, that gives it a fifty per-cent stake in three major license areas in the Azov and Black Sea regions. The Shelton Petroleum share is traded on the NGM stock exchange under the symbol SHEL B.
The information provided herein is such that Shelton Petroleum AB is obligated to disclose it pursuant to the Securities Markets Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. Submitted for publication at 13 p.m. on 26 February 2010.