TSX Venture Exchange Trading Symbol: BME
VANCOUVER, Sept. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Barsele Minerals Corp. – (TSX-V: BME) ("Barsele") is pleased to announce that the common shares of Barsele (the "Common Shares") have commenced trading on the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSX-V") under the stock symbol "BME" following the completion of the previously announced plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") involving Barsele, Orex Minerals Inc. ("Orex") and the security holders of Orex dated August 6, 2015. Barsele has 103,290,199 Common Shares outstanding as of September 28, 2015.
As a result of the Arrangement, among other things, shareholders of Orex (the "Orex Shareholders") received one Common Shares for each common share of Orex held by such Orex Shareholder immediately before completion of the Arrangement. A total of 103,290,199 Common Shares were distributed to Orex Shareholders under the Arrangement.
Gary Cope, Barsele's President and Chief Executive Officer, said "We are very pleased that the spin-out has been completed. This will enable both Barsele and Orex to be more geographically focused and potentially add immediate value to shareholders."
For details of the Arrangement, please see Barsele's listing application to the TSX-V dated September 25, 2015, which has been filed under Barsele's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com.
ABOUT BARSELE MINERALS CORP.
Barsele is a Canadian-based junior exploration company comprised of highly qualified mining professionals. Barsele's current mineral project is the Barsele Project in Sweden, which is a joint venture with Agnico Eagle Mines Limited.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
This news release may contain forward-looking statements, including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements and Barsele undertakes no obligation to update such statements, except as required by law.
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SOURCE Barsele Minerals Corp.
For further information: For further information, contact Barsele Minerals Corp. at (604) 687-8566 X227, email [email protected] or visit our website at www.barseleminerals.com