NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Pulse Seismic Inc. (OTCQX: PLSDF; TSX: PSD), an acquirer, marketer and licenser of 2D and 3D seismic data to the western Canadian energy sector, has chosen to trade on OTCQX®, the qualified OTC marketplace with the highest financial standards and third-party sponsorship.
Pulse Seismic began trading today on OTCQX International, a segment of the OTCQX marketplace reserved for high-quality non-U.S. companies listed on a qualified stock exchange in their home country. U.S. investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"The OTCQX marketplace offers investor-focused companies a winning combination of quality control, transparency, and broad visibility to U.S. investors," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "We are pleased to welcome Pulse Seismic to the other elite companies trading on OTCQX."
"We are proud to join OTCQX, the highest OTC marketplace in the U.S.," said Neal Coleman, President and CEO of Pulse Seismic. "OTCQX enables us to provide our U.S. investors with timely news and information to help them better analyze, value and trade our securities."
Burns, Figa & Will, P.C., a Colorado-based law firm, will serve as Pulse Seismic's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for sponsoring qualified companies and providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
Pulse Seismic is a market leader in the acquisition, marketing and licensing of 2D and 3D seismic data to the western Canadian energy sector. Pulse owns the second-largest licensable seismic data library in Canada, currently consisting of approximately 27,100 square kilometers of 3D seismic and 340,000 kilometers of 2D seismic. The library extensively covers the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin where most of Canada's oil and natural gas exploration and development occur.
Pulse Seismic trades in the U.S. on OTCQX under the symbol "PLSDF."
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
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