8-K 1 vistagold8k_102618.htm


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
_________________
FORM 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: October 24, 2018
(Date of earliest event reported)
 
VISTA GOLD CORP.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
British Columbia, Canada
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
1-9025
(Commission File Number)
Not Applicable
(IRS Employer Identification No.)


7961 SHAFFER PARKWAY, SUITE 5, LITTLETON, COLORADO 80127
(Address of Principal Executive Offices and Zip Code)
 
Registrant's telephone number, including area code:   (720) 981-1185
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter). Emerging growth company □

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. □



Item 7.01  Regulation FD

On October 24, 2018, the Registrant issued a press release that announced that it has agreed to extend the due date for the second $1.5 million option payment for the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold/silver project in Sinaloa, Mexico, by six months to April 23, 2019.  As consideration for the deferral, the Registrant will receive an additional $150,000 in cash, $50,000 of which was paid to the Registrant on October 24, 2018 and $100,000 of which Minera Alamos Inc. has agreed to pay by January 23, 2019. Additionally, Minera Alamos Inc. has agreed to pay interest at the rate of 1.5% per month on the unpaid balance of the $1.5 million payment beginning January 24, 2019.

A copy of the press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1. In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information set forth herein and in the press release is deemed to be "furnished" and shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.  The information set forth in Item 7.01 of this report shall not be deemed an admission as to the materiality of any information in this report on Form 8-K that is required to be disclosed solely to satisfy the requirements of Regulation FD.

Item 9.01  Exhibits

Exhibit No. Description
99.1        Press Release dated October 24, 2018*

*The Exhibit relating to Item 7.01 is intended to be furnished to, not filed with, the SEC pursuant to Regulation FD.



SIGNATURES

In accordance with the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.


   
 
VISTA GOLD CORP.
(Registrant)
 
Dated: October 26, 2018
By: s/ John F.Engele                                 
John F. Engele
Chief Financial Officer




EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit No. Description
99.1    Press Release dated October 24, 2018*

*The Exhibit relating to Item 7.01 is intended to be furnished to, not filed with, the SEC pursuant to Regulation FD.