NEW YORK, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for OTC-traded equities, announced that Continental Gold Limited (OTCQX: CGOOF; TSX: CNL), an advanced-stage exploration and development company, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®.
Continental Gold 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.
"OTCQX companies demonstrate their commitment to providing superior information to investors and maintaining the highest quality standards," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and Chief Executive Officer of OTC Markets Group. "We are pleased to welcome Continental Gold to OTCQX."
Troutman Sanders LLP will serve as Continental Gold's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
About Continental Gold Limited
Continental Gold Limited (OTCQX: CGOOF; TSX: CNL) common shares trade in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol "CGOOF", and in Canada on the TSX under the symbol "CNL". Continental Gold Limited is an advanced-stage exploration and development company with a deep portfolio of precious metals projects in highly prospective areas of known historical gold production in Colombia.
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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