NEW YORK, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Lonestar Resources, Ltd.http://www.otcmarkets.com/stock/LNREF/quote (ASX: LNR; OTCQX: LNREF), an oil and gas exploration company based in Fort Worth, Texas, has been approved to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace with qualified companies.
Lonestar's ordinary shares begin trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "LNREF." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We are pleased to welcome Lonestar to OTCQX," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "Trading on OTCQX enables Lonestar to provide its U.S. investors transparent trading and convenient access to its news and disclosure so they can more easily analyze, value and trade its securities. We look forward to working with Lonestar as they continue to enhance value for its shareholders."
"Lonestar is at an exciting stage in its development having recently completed a strategic transaction in the Eagle Ford which expanded its net leasehold position in the Eagle Ford Shale play to over 23,000 acres, and established substantial liquidity in the form of its $220 million Senior Unsecured Note Offering," stated Frank D. Bracken, III, Lonestar's CEO.
Cowen and Company serves as Lonestar's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements.
About Lonestar Resources, Ltd.
Lonestar Resources, Ltd. is a leading independent oil and gas company involved in exploration, production, and acquisition of unconventional oil and gas reserves. Our company's growth is focused on the Crude Oil Window of the Eagle Ford Shale, where we anticipate spending 95% of our capital for the next several years on our leasehold which currently exceeds 23,000 net acres. Lonestar is also evaluating the resource potential of its 50,000 acre block in the Williston Basin.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
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