Corvus Gold Joins OTCQX
May 9, 2011
Vancouver, B.Câ€¦â€¦..Corvus Gold Inc. (â€œCorvusâ€¯ or the â€œCompanyâ€¯) - (TSX: KOR; OTCQX: CORVF) is pleased to announce that common shares of the Company commenced trading on OTCQX International, the highest tier of the OTC market in the United States, under the symbol CORVF on May 9, 2011. The Companyâ€™s common shares will continue to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol KOR.
"We are very pleased to join an impressive and rapidly growing list of international companies whose shares trade on the OTCQX,â€¯ said Jeff Pontius, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Corvus. â€œIn line with our commitment to raise investor awareness of Corvusâ€™ activities, and as a Canadian-listed company with assets located in Nevada and Alaska, OTCQX expands our exposure to the equities markets in the United States and offers U.S. investors an efficient and transparent forum on which to participate in the Companyâ€™s ongoing developments.â€¯
Dorsey & Whitney LLP will serve as Corvusâ€™ Principal American Liaison (â€œPALâ€¯) on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements.
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About Corvus Gold Inc.
Corvus Gold Inc. is a resource exploration company focused in Alaska and Nevada which controls a number of exploration projects representing a spectrum of early-stage to advanced gold projects. Corvus is committed to building shareholder value through new discoveries and leveraging those discoveries via partner funded exploration work into carried and or royalty interests that provide shareholders with exposure to gold production.
On behalf of
Corvus Gold Inc.
(signed) Jeffrey A. Pontius
Jeffrey A. Pontius,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Contact Information: Shirley Zhou, Manager - Corporate Communications
Phone: 1-888-770-7488 (toll free) or (604) 638-3247 / Fax: (604) 408-7499
All of the Companyâ€™s Canadian public disclosure filings may be accessed via www.sedar.com and readers are urged to review these materials, including the technical reports filed with respect to the Companyâ€™s mineral properties.
This press release is not, and is not to be construed in any way as, an offer to buy or sell securities in the United States.