WINNIPEG, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - James Richardson & Sons, Limited
("JRSL") announces that it has acquired, through market purchases and
through the exercise of warrants, 4,621,593 common shares of GMP
Capital Inc. ("GMP") since July 10, 2012, the date it last issued an
Early Warning press release.
JRSL, together with its subsidiary, Richardson Financial Group Limited
("RFG"), now owns 18,170,575 common shares of GMP, representing
approximately 24.59% of the issued and outstanding common shares of
JRSL's interest in GMP is for investment purposes only. Other than RFG,
JRSL does not act jointly or in concert with any person or company in
respect of ownership of securities of GMP. JRSL reserves the right to
purchase additional securities of GMP as market opportunities exist or
The contents of this news release and its distribution have been
approved by Michael E. Guttormson, Vice President and General Counsel
GMP common shares are listed for trading on the TSX under the symbol
About James Richardson & Sons, Limited
James Richardson & Sons, Limited, established in 1857, is a
privately-owned Canadian corporation. Headquartered in Winnipeg, the
Firm is involved in the international grain trade and agri-foods
business, energy, financial services, real estate and investments. www.jrsl.ca.
SOURCE: James Richardson & Sons, Limited
For further information:
please contact: Michael E. Guttormson, Vice President and General Counsel of James Richardson & Sons, Limited., 30th Floor, One Lombard Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3B 0Y1, telephone: (204) 953-7952.