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CALGARY, Jan. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - PanTerra Resource Corp. (the "Corporation" or "PanTerra"- (TSX Venture: PRC) announces that it has obtained regulatory approval
to proceed with a normal course issuer bid (the "Bid") whereby PanTerra may purchase up to a total of 1,384,579 common
shares representing approximately 5% of the common shares of PanTerra
currently issued and outstanding (27,691,591 common shares were
outstanding as at January 1, 2012). It is expected that the Bid will
commence on January 12, 2012 and terminate on January 12, 2013. All
acquisitions of common shares by PanTerra pursuant to the Bid will be
made through the facilities of TSX Venture Exchange Inc. at the market
price of the common shares at the time of the acquisition. There are
no persons acting jointly or in concert with the Corporation in respect
of the Bid. PanTerra is making the Bid to stabilize the trading price
and provide liquidity in the market for its common shares.
Purchases on behalf of PanTerra will be made by MGI Securities Inc.,
Suite 600 224 - 4th Ave South, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 5M5.
PanTerra is a diversified junior public oil and gas company listed on
the Toronto Venture Exchange "TSXV" and trades under the symbol "PRC".
The Company has holdings in both conventional and unconventional
projects in Western Canada. The Company has a current operated
production base of approximately 115 BOPD and 100 Mcf/d gas (based on
field estimates) with excellent optimization and exploitation
potential. Additionally PanTerra holds 'rights' in approximately
120,000 acres in various properties in Western Canada.
Company information can be found at: www.panterraresource.com.
Neither the TSX Venture nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that
term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks
and uncertainties. Forward-looking statements or information are based
on current expectations, estimates and projections that involve a
number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to
differ materially from those anticipated by the Corporation. The
forward-looking statements or information contained in this news
release are made as of the date hereof and the Corporation does not
undertake any obligation to update publicly or revise any
forward-looking statements or information, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise, unless so required by
applicable securities laws.
SOURCE PanTerra Resource Corp.
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