VANCOUVER, Feb. 16 /CNW/ - Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp.'s (TSX: YNG) (Frankfurt Xetra Exchange: NG6) (the "Company" or "YNG") Board of Directors has resolved to pursue a
listing of the Company's shares on a United States stock exchange. The
Company is seeking advice and examining options and requirements for
listing on various US exchanges.
The primary benefits of listing on a US exchange are increased liquidity
in the trading of the stock, increased access to a larger range of US
investors and the elimination of additional trading fees for US
investors trading on a Canadian exchange.
Robert Baldock, President & CEO stated, "In response to the growth of
the Company and investment and interest from US based investors, we
feel that this is the next step to provide visibility to a broader base
of investors. A US listing will complement both our TSX listing and our
The Company will remain listed on the TSX under the symbol YNG. The
listing on the Frankfurt Xetra Exchange under the symbol NG6 would
Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp. is a North American gold producer in the
business of discovering, developing and operating gold deposits. The
Company holds a diverse portfolio of gold, silver, zinc and copper
properties in the Yukon Territory and British Columbia in Canada and in
Nevada in the United States. The Company's focus has been on the
acquisition and development of late stage development and operating
properties with gold as the primary target. Continued growth will occur
by increasing or initiating production from the Company's existing
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This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation
of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The
securities have not been and will not be registered under the United
States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act")
or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the
United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S.
Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption
from such registration is available.
SOURCE Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp.
For further information:
Yukon-Nevada Gold Corp.
Senior Director, Institutional Investor Relations
Tel: (604) 688-9427
Investor Relations Manager
Tel: (604) 688-9427 ext 224
CHF Investor Relations
Director of Operations
Tel: (416) 868-1079 ext. 225
President and CEO
Tel: +49 711 25 35 92 40