WINNIPEG, Aug. 24 /CNW/ - James Richardson & Sons, Limited ("JRSL")
announces that it has acquired, through market purchases, 1,518,900
common shares of GMP Capital Inc. ("GMP") since March 19, 2010, the date
it last issued an Early Warning press release. All trades took place
through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange.
JRSL, together with its subsidiary, Richardson Financial Group Limited
("RFG"), now owns 10,878,882 common shares of GMP, representing 14.89%
of the issued and outstanding common shares of GMP.
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 of
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: For further information:
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.