VANCOUVER, March 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Sunward Resources Ltd. ("Sunward" or the "Company") (TSX: SWD; OTCQX: SNWRF) is pleased to announce that its Common shares will commence trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") at the opening of the market on Monday, April 2, 2012. Sunward's Common shares will be delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange concurrent with the commencement of trading on the TSX. The Company's shares will continue to trade under the current stock symbol "SWD". Sunward is also listed on OTCQX International in the United States under the stock symbol "SNWRF".
"Trading on the TSX is another reflection of Sunward's continuing growth in stature, profile and visibility," said Colin Andrew, the Company's Chief Executive Officer. "The TSX is one of the most highly-regarded well-regulated Stock Exchanges in the world. We are delighted and honored to be a part of its family of companies."
Sunward Resources is a well-capitalized, Canadian-based company focused on the exploration and development of gold/copper porphyry projects in Colombia. The 100%-owned Titiribi Project is located in Antioquia department, approximately 70 kilometres southwest of the city of Medellin, Colombia, within the historical Titiribi mining district (estimated total production of 1.5 to 2 million ounces gold equivalent). Access is by paved highway from Medellin.
Titiribi hosts an NI 43-101-compliant Indicated Mineral Resource of 2.2 million ounces of gold within 142.94 million tonnes grading 0.480 grams/tonne gold and 0.148% copper and an Inferred Mineral Resource of 6.08 million ounces of gold within 372.7 million tonnes grading 0.507 grams/tonne gold and 0.078% copper, both assessed using a 0.3 grams/tonne gold cut-off. Based on the above, Titiribi also hosts 465.9 million pounds of copper in the Indicated Resource and 645.7 million pounds of copper in the Inferred Resource. Titiribi thus contains 3.50 million ounces of gold equivalent in the Indicated Resource category and a further 7.90 million ounces of gold equivalent in the Inferred Resource category, calculated on the basis of gold price of $1,114 per ounce and copper price of $3.07 per pound (See Report dated September 2011 available at www.sunwardresources.com and on SEDAR.)
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