Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc. Joins OTCQX
NEW YORK – October 31, 2011 – 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 over-the-counter (“OTC”) stocks, announced that Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc. (OTCQX: OLYMF; TSX: OYM; ASX; OYM), a diversified gold company focused on Southeast Asia, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®.
Olympus Pacific began trading today on the OTC market’s prestigious tier, OTCQX International. Investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the Company on www.otcqx.com and 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 Olympus Pacific Minerals to OTCQX.”
Merriman Capital, Inc. will serve as Olympus Pacific Minerals’ Principal American Liaison (“PAL”) on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements.
About Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc.
Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc. (OTCQX: OLYMF; TSX: OYM; ASX: OYM) trades in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol “OLYMF”, in Canada on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “OYM”, and in Australia on the ASX under the symbol “OYM”. Olympus is a diversified gold company focused on Southeast Asia with two operating mines and four advanced exploration properties located in East Malaysia, Vietnam and the Philippines.
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 quality-controlled marketplace for investor friendly companies), OTCQB® (the U.S. reporting company marketplace for development stage companies), and OTC Pink™ (the speculative trading 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.
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