TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CNW/ - Aurora Oil and Gas Limited (ASX: AUT) (the
"Company" or "Aurora") is pleased to announce that its ordinary shares
have been listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") under the ticker
symbol "AEF". Trading of Aurora's ordinary shares on the TSX commenced on Friday 25
February 2011 (Toronto time).
Aurora will maintain its existing listing on the Australian Securities
Exchange and its code will remain as "AUT".
The Company's decision to list on the TSX is a result of increasing
North American investor interest in Aurora's Eagle Ford Shale oil and
gas interests that are located within the Sugarkane Field in Texas,
USA. A significant proportion of Aurora's previously announced A$120
million equity offering was made to North American investors.
The listing on the TSX represents an important milestone in the
Company's development which the Board believes will be beneficial to
Aurora is an oil, condensate and natural gas company active exclusively
in the United States. The Company is engaged in the exploration,
development and production of oil, condensate and natural gas in the
Eagle Ford shale trend in South Texas through joint operating
arrangements. Aurora is focussed on oil and gas production from its
working interests in over 73,000 gross acres in the heart of the Eagle
Ford shale trend, including over 15,600 net acres within the Eagle Ford
shale trend across the oil and wet gas 'windows'.
SOURCE Aurora Oil and Gas Limited
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