TORONTO, July 16 /CNW/ - Macquarie Group Limited ("Macquarie") announces that it has beneficial ownership of 11,780,937 shares and 3,507,532 options of Auryx Gold Corporation ("Auryx"), each option exercisable for one common share of Auryx, collectively representing, to Macquarie's knowledge, approximately 11.7% of the issued and outstanding shares of Auryx, on a partially-diluted basis.
Macquarie has acquired the shares for investment purposes only. Depending on market and other conditions, Macquarie may change its beneficial ownership of, or potential deemed control or direction over, shares of Auryx through market transactions, private agreements, treasury issuances, exercise of options, convertible securities or otherwise.
SOURCE MACQUARIE GROUP
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