EDMONTON, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Altiplano Minerals Ltd. (TSXV: APN) ("APN" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Company intends to change its name to "Altiplano Metals Inc." as part of a broader marketing strategy and to more accurately reflect its current business operations in Chile. The proposed change of name is subject to the acceptance of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") and the approval of the Registrar of Companies for British Columbia. In conjunction with the proposed change of name, the Company's share capital would be issued under new CUSIP/ISIN numbers, but it is anticipated that the TSXV trading symbol would remain as APN. Upon receipt of the approvals, the Company will schedule the effective date for the change and the TSXV will then issue a Bulletin giving advance notice of the effective date. The Company expects the change of name will be completed on or about June 6, 2018, at the earliest.
Altiplano Minerals Ltd. (APN: TSX‐V) is a mineral exploration company focused on evaluating and acquiring projects with significant potential for advancement from discovery through to production, in Canada and abroad. Management has a substantial record of success in capitalizing opportunity, overcoming challenges and building shareholder value. Additional information concerning Altiplano can be found on its website at www.altiplanominerals.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
/s/ "John Williamson"
President and CEO
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This release includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, that address exploration drilling, exploitation activities and events or developments that the Company expects are forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include market prices, exploitation and exploration successes, continuity of mineralization, uncertainties related to the ability to obtain necessary permits, licenses and title and delays due to third party opposition, changes in government policies regarding mining and natural resource exploration and exploitation, and continued availability of capital and financing, and general economic, market or business conditions. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. For more information on the Company, investors should review the Company's continuous disclosure filings that are available at www.sedar.com.
SOURCE Altiplano Minerals
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