Providence Resources Corp. Joins OTCQX
NEW YORK, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world’s largest electronic marketplace for OTC-traded equities, today announced that Providence Resources Corp. (OTCQX: PRVSF; TSX.V: PV), a precious and base metal junior exploration company, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX(®).
Providence Resources 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 Providence Resources to OTCQX.”
Merriman Capital, Inc. will serve as Providence Resources’ Principal American Liaison (“PAL”) on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
About Providence Resources Corp.
Providence Resources Corp. (OTCQX: PRVSF; TSX.V: PV) trades in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol “PRVSF”, in Canada on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “PV”. Providence Resources is a precious and base metal junior exploration company focused on creating shareholder value through acquisition and aggressive exploration in established, highly endowed mineral belts. On March 1st 2012, Providence exercised its option with Eagle Plains and earned a 60% undivided right, title and interest in and to the Iron Range Project.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates the world’s largest OTC marketplace for equity securities. Our OTC Link(®) trading system delivers price transparency in over 10,000 securities and enables direct interaction between broker-dealers that provide liquidity and execution services. We organize the wide spectrum of OTC-traded equity securities into three marketplaces to inform investors of opportunities and risks – OTCQX – The Intelligent Marketplace for the Best OTC Companies; OTCQB(®) – The Venture Marketplace; and OTC Pink(®) – The Open Marketplace. Our information-driven platform makes it easy for investors to trade at the best price through the broker of their choice and empowers companies to build the best markets for their investors. To learn more about our Open, Transparent, and Connected marketplace, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
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