NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /CNW/ - OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Lomiko Metals Inc. (TSX-V: LMR; OTCQX: LMRMF), a Canada-based company, has been approved to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace with qualified companies.
Lomiko begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "LMRMF." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We welcome Lomiko to the OTCQX marketplace," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "Lomiko joins a large number of Canadian companies that have chosen to trade on the OTCQX marketplace to provide their U.S. investors with a superior trading and information experience. We look forward to working with Lomiko's management team as they increase their engagement with investors in the U.S."
"Lomiko is at an important stage of its development and growth," stated A. Paul Gill, CEO of Lomiko. "Flake graphite will be in greater demand in the next decade and new materials and technologies such as graphene and 3D Printing may play a role in magnifying demand for graphite."
Merriman Capital, Inc. serves as Lomiko's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements.
Lomiko is a Canada-based, exploration-stage company. The company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of resource properties that contain minerals for the new green economy. Its mineral properties include the Quatre Milles Graphite Property and the Vines Lake property which have both had recent major discoveries. On February 12, 2013 Lomiko Metals and Graphene Labs signed a Strategic Alliance to develop new businesses in the nanotechnology field. Graphene 3D Laboratories Inc., a spin-out of the arrangement between Lomiko Metals Inc. and Graphene Laboratories Inc., is focused on development of high-performance graphene-enhanced materials for 3D Printing. On January 20, 2014 Graphene 3D Lab announced it reached a significant milestone by filing a provisional patent application for the use of graphene-enhanced material, along with other materials, in 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing).
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