Hunter Bay Minerals PLC Joins OTCQX
NEW YORK – January 19, 2012 – OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the financial information and technology services company that provides the world’s largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks, announced that Hunter Bay Minerals PLC (OTCQX: HTBNF; TSX.V: HBY), a mineral exploration company, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®.
Hunter Bay began trading today on the OTC market’s prestigious tier, OTCQX International. Investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the Company on www.otcmarkets.com.
“The OTCQX platform supports a transparent marketplace with high quality issuers, financial information disclosure and efficient trading for U.S. investors,” said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and Chief Executive Officer of OTC Markets Group. “We are pleased to welcome Hunter Bay to OTCQX.”
Berns Berns, Counsellors at Law will serve as Hunter Bay’s Principal American Liaison (“PAL”) on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
About Hunter Bay Minerals PLC
Hunter Bay Minerals PLC (OTCQX: HTBNF; TSX.V: HBY) trades in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol “HTBNF”, and in Canada on the TSX Venture under the symbol “HBY”. Hunter Bay Minerals Plc is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of early-stage and/or undervalued gold properties throughout the Americas. An experienced management team is complimented by a strong team of field-based exploration geologists and an experienced advisory committee with a proven track record in corporate governance, project review and valuation, and corporate finance.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates the world’s largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks. Our OTC Link™ platform supports an open network of competing broker-dealers that provide investors with the best prices in over 10,000 OTC securities. We categorize the wide spectrum of OTC-traded companies into three tiers – OTCQX (the intelligent marketplace), OTCQB® (the venture marketplace), and OTC Pink™ (the open marketplace) – so investors can identify the level and quality of information companies provide. To learn more about how OTC Markets Group makes the unlisted markets more transparent, informed, and efficient, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
Grace Keith, OTC Markets Group Inc., +1 (212) 896-4428, email@example.com