NEW YORK, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the financial information and technology services company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks, today announced that Minco Silver Corporation ("Minco Silver") (OTCQX: MISVF; TSX: MSV), a Canadian based mining company focused on the acquisition and development of high quality silver properties, is now trading on the OTC market's highest tier, OTCQX®.
Minco Silver 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.OTCMarkets.com.
"Investors prefer the quality-controlled admission process on OTCQX which identifies the segment of OTC-traded companies focused on valuation and transparency," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and Chief Executive Officer of OTC Markets Group. "We are pleased to welcome Minco Silver to OTCQX."
Berenbaum Weinshienk PC will serve as Minco Silver's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and compliance with U.S. securities laws.
About Minco Silver Corporation
Minco Silver Corporation (OTCQX: MISVF; TSX: MSV), trades in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol "MISVF" and on the TSX: "MSV", and is a Canadian based mining company focused on the acquisition and development of high quality silver properties. The Company has its corporate head office in Vancouver, Canada. The Fuwan Silver deposit, the company's flagship project, is located in southeastern China. The Fuwan project has 158 million ounces of silver delineated at the present time.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks. Our OTC Link platform supports an open network of competing broker-dealers that provide investors with the best prices in over 10,000 OTC securities. In 2010, securities on OTC Link traded over $144 billion in dollar volume, making it the third largest U.S. equity trading venue after NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange. We categorize the wide spectrum of OTC-traded companies into three tiers– OTCQX (the quality-controlled marketplace for investor friendly companies), OTCQB (the U.S. reporting company marketplace for development stage companies), and OTC Pink (the speculative trading marketplace) -- so investors can identify the level and quality of information companies provide. To learn more about how OTC Markets Group makes the unlisted markets more transparent, informed, and efficient, visit www.OTCMarkets.com.
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