Blaine, WA: Tamerlane Ventures Inc. (TAM: TSX-V) announces today that, subject to regulatory approval, the Company has closed a non-brokered private placement of 5,714,285 Common Shares at a subscription price of C$0.07 per Common Share for gross proceeds of C$400,000.  Karst Investments, LLC, an entity with common officers and a common director, subscribed for 196,285 Common Shares for proceeds of $13,740 to the Company of the total amount of the private placement.  The proceeds from the offering will be used for general corporate purposes.

For introducing certain investors to the Company, the Company will pay a 9% cash finder’s fee.

All of the securities issued in this private placement will be subject to a four-month hold period.

“Ross F. Burns”
President & CEO

For further information, please contact:
Brent Jones, Manager of Investor Relations
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Phone: (360) 332-4653
Fax: (360) 332-4652
Website: www.tamerlaneventures.com

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