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Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. Stockholders Approve the Issuance of Paramount Shares to Acquire Calico Resources Corp. - "Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. ("Paramount" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT:PZG) announces that at the special meeting of its stockholders held on June 29, 2016 (the "Meeting"), Paramount stockholders approved the issuance of 7,171,209 Paramount shares of common stock (the "Paramount Arrangement Shares") to shareholders of Calico Resources Corp. ("Calico") (TSX VENTURE:CKB) as consideration for the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Calico pursuant to an arrangement agreement dated March 14, 2016 between Paramount and Calico." More
- 06/30/16 | Item

Hecla Announces Takeover Bid for Shares of Dolly Varden Silver at 97% Premium - "Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) today announced that it will make a takeover bid for all of the outstanding shares of Dolly Varden Silver Corporation not owned by Hecla and its affiliates for C$0.69 cash per share. The bid will be subject to a minimum tender condition that more than 50% of the shares are tendered, excluding shares owned by Hecla and its affiliates." More
- 06/27/16 | Item

Seabridge Gold Completes Acquisition of SnipGold Corp. - "Seabridge Gold (SEA.TO) (SA) announced today it has completed its acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of SnipGold Corp. under a Plan of Arrangement originally announced on April 19, 2016. On closing Seabridge issued 695,277 shares to acquire SnipGold, at an exchange ratio of one share of Seabridge for 63 outstanding shares of SnipGold Corp. Up to approximately 60,550 additional Seabridge shares may be issuable upon exercise of outstanding options and warrants originally issued by SnipGold, but now exercisable to acquire Seabridge shares." More
- 06/21/16 | Item

Nevsun and Reservoir Announce Increased Cash Consideration to Reservoir Shareholders - ' Nevsun Resources Ltd. ("Nevsun") (NSU)(NYSE MKT:NSU) and Reservoir Minerals Inc. ("Reservoir") (TSX VENTURE:RMC) are pleased to announce that Nevsun and Reservoir have agreed to increase the consideration to be paid to holders of Reservoir's common shares by adding a cash payment of $C2.00 per Reservoir Share. Nevsun and Reservoir believe that the additional consideration will be favorably received by Reservoir shareholders." More
- 06/17/16 | Item

Nevsun Advises Reservoir Shareholders to Regard With Caution the Misleading and Self-Interested Claims of Jing Bao and XGC - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU) (NYSE MKT:NSU) (the "Company" or "Nevsun") responded to misleading and self-interested claims published today by two dissident Reservoir shareholders, Jing Bao ( Asia ) Ltd. ("Jing Bao") and Shandong Xianggung Group Co., Ltd. ("XGC")." More
- 06/09/16 | Item

XGC rejects Nevsun's criticisms of its financing offer to Reservoir Minerals Inc. and urges Reservoir Minerals shareholders to vote against Nevsun's significant - "Shandong Xiangguang Group Co., Ltd ("XGC') wishes, in light of the disingenuous press release by Nevsun Resources Ltd ("Nevsun") yesterday, to clarify certain key points of its financing proposal to Reservoir Minerals Inc ("Reservoir'), and to reiterate its stance against the merger proposal made by Nevsun for Reservoir." More
- 06/09/16 | Item

Kaminak Commences Exploration at Coffee Gold Project, Yukon and Updates Shareholders on Acquisition Transaction by Goldcorp - "Kaminak Gold Corporation ("Kaminak" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:KAM) is pleased to announce that the Phase I, 2016 exploration program at the Coffee Gold Project, located 130 km south of the city of Dawson, Yukon, has now commenced. Further to the May 5th, 2016 Kaminak news release, the program is designed to test resource expansion potential proximal to the proposed mine site as well as to further investigate priority gold-in-soil anomalies identified from previous exploration campaigns regionally throughout the landholdings. The Phase I program will include soil sampling, trenching and drilling under a budget of approximately $2.6 million." More
- 06/09/16 | Item

Fortuna Silver Mines to Acquire Goldrock Mines - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM) (FVI.TO) ("Fortuna", the "Company") and Goldrock Mines Corp. (TSX VENTURE: GRM) ("Goldrock") are pleased to announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") pursuant to which Fortuna has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Goldrock (the "Arrangement"). Goldrock's principal asset is the 100% owned Lindero Project located in Salta Province, Argentina. The Lindero Project is an open pit, heap leach gold project with a completed 2016 feasibility study which has been granted the environmental permit necessary for development of the project." More
- 06/07/16 | Item

ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend SnipGold Shareholders Vote FOR Arrangement with Seabridge - "Seabridge Gold Inc. (SEA.TO) (SA) ("Seabridge") and SnipGold Corp. (SGG.V) ("SnipGold") are pleased to announce that ISS Proxy Advisory Services (“ISS”) and Glass, Lewis & Co. (“Glass Lewis”) have both recommended that SnipGold's shareholders vote FOR the resolution to approve a statutory arrangement (the “Arrangement”) through which Seabridge will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of SnipGold." More
- 06/06/16 | Item

Nevsun Advises that ISS and Glass Lewis Recommend Shareholders Vote FOR Business Combination with Reservoir Minerals - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU) (NYSE MKT:NSU) (the "Company" or "Nevsun") announces that ISS Proxy Advisory Services ("ISS") and Glass, Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis"), two leading independent proxy advisory firms, have recommended that the Company's shareholders vote FOR the Plan of Arrangement through which the Company will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Reservoir Minerals (the "Transaction"). In their assessment of the Transaction, both ISS and Glass Lewis identified the reasonable strategic rationale, deployment of cash to the expected high return Timok copper-gold project and the upside from having Freeport as an on-going JV partner as factors supporting a FOR recommendation." More
- 06/06/16 | Item