TORONTO, Aug. 25 /CNW/ - Macquarie Group Limited ("Macquarie"),
through Macquarie Bank Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Macquarie,
announces that, due to a recent acquisition of 557,500 shares through
the facilities of the TSX Venture Exchange at CAD 0.35 per share, it now
has ownership of 5,815,692 common shares and 1,714,286 warrants of Oro
Gold Resources Ltd. ("Oro"), each warrant convertible into
one common share.
To Macquarie's knowledge, this represents 10.69% of the issued and
outstanding shares of Oro on a partially-diluted basis.
Macquarie has acquired the above securities for investment purposes.
Macquarie may acquire additional securities if they become available at
prices that are attractive to Macquarie.
SOURCE MACQUARIE GROUP
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