NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pink OTC Markets Inc. (Pink Sheets: PINK), the leading electronic inter-dealer quotation system, trading technology and financial information provider for Over-the-Counter (OTC) securities, today announced that Fire River Gold Corp. (OTCQX: FVGCF), a Canadian gold exploration and development company, is now trading on OTCQX®.
Fire River Gold Corp. 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.pinksheets.com.
"We are pleased to welcome Fire River Gold to OTCQX," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of Pink OTC Markets. "OTCQX provides Fire River Gold with the highest level of visibility and access to U.S. investors possible in the OTC Market."
Berns & Berns, Counsellors at Law, will serve as Fire River Gold Corp.'s Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on listing requirements.
About Fire River Gold Corp.
(OTCQX: FVGCF) Fire River Gold Corp. ("FAU" "Company") is the newest member of the International Metals Group ("IMG"), (www.internationalmetalsgroup.com). The IMG team is composed of industry leaders in the fields of Geoscience, Engineering, Finance, Project acquisition, exploration and development, Regulatory and Government affairs, with over 100 years of combined experience working in Alaska. The Company completed its IPO at the end of May 2009 and its first major acquisition was the Nixon Fork Gold Mine in Alaska. The primary focus of the Company is the exploration and development of its North American gold projects with a specific emphasis in Alaska.
In an effort to continue to add to the Fire River Gold's overall gold ounces bank and development schedule on August 19, 2009 FAU announced an option to acquire 100% of the Golden Zone project. The project is located 240 km north of Anchorage, Alaska on the south flank of the Alaska Range and is road accessible. For more about Fire River Gold Corp., visit http://www.firerivergold.com.
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About Pink OTC Markets Inc.
Pink OTC Markets Inc. (Pink Sheets: PINK) is a financial information and technology services company that operates the leading electronic quotation and trading system in the Over-the-Counter, or OTC, securities market. The OTCQX and Pink Sheets® marketplaces that we operate constitute, by dollar volume, the third largest U.S. liquidity pool for trading public company shares, after The NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc. and The New York Stock Exchange. Our technology platform provides a comprehensive suite of information products and trading services for OTC market participants. Our products and services promote market transparency, improve price discovery, facilitate regulatory compliance, and increase the quality of issuer disclosure, to the benefit of all OTC market participants. To learn more about how Pink OTC Markets' products and services make the OTC marketplace more transparent, informed, and efficient, please visit our websites at www.pinkotc.com, www.pinksheets.com and www.otcqx.com or contact us at email@example.com.
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