U.S. Markets close in 4 hrs

Iona Energy Announces Updated Website and Corporate Presentation

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - July 31, 2013) -

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN UNITED STATES

Iona Energy Inc. ("Iona" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:INA) today announced it has published its new website and revised corporate presentation, available at www.ionaenergy.com , containing updates on the Company's assets and business plans.

Additional information relating to the Company is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.

About Iona Energy:

Iona is an oil and gas exploration, development and production company focused on oil and gas development and exploration in the United Kingdom's North Sea.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.