ECR Minerals plc (the “Company”) is a mineral exploration and development company incorporated in England & Wales. ECR’s wholly owned Australian subsidiary Mercator Gold Australia Pty Ltd has 100% ownership of the Avoca, Bailieston, Moormbool and Timor gold exploration licences in Central Victoria, Australia.

Exploration for gold in Victoria is ECR’s current focus. A map of the Victorian licences can be viewed here. For the latest updates, please see our regulatory announcements.

ECR has earned a 25% interest in the Danglay epithermal gold project, an advanced exploration project located in a prolific gold and copper mining district in the north of the Philippines. An NI43-101 technical report was completed in respect of the Danglay project in December 2015.

ECR’s wholly owned Argentine subsidiary Ochre Mining has 100% ownership of the SLM gold project in La Rioja, Argentina. Exploration at SLM has focused on identifying small tonnage mesothermal gold deposits which may be suitable for relatively near-term production.

ECR shares are listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange with the symbol ECR.

MERCATOR GOLD plc
(“Mercator Gold”, “Mercator” or “the Company”)

AIM: MCR

US OTC: MTGDY

 

LONDON: 15 JULY 2008 - Mercator Gold plc (“Mercator” or the “Company”) (MCR.L) announces the admission to AIM of 10 million new ordinary shares of 10p each following completion of the placing announced on 9 July 2008. Following admission, the Directors’ shareholdings in the Company are as follows:

 

Number of new ordinary shares acquired in placing

Number of ordinary shares held post placing

% of ordinary shares held by Director

 

 

 

 

Terry Strapp

156,250

601,250

0.83%

Patrick Harford

349,500

1,999,510

2.75%

Denis Geldard

20,000

20,000

0.03%

Michael de Villiers

23,000

300,000

0.41%

Mick Elias

25,000

45,000

0.06%

 

For further information please contact:

Mercator Gold plc    
Patrick Harford, Managing Director Tel: +44 (0) 20 7929 1010
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Bankside Consultants Ltd Tel: +44 (0) 20 7367 8888
Simon Rothschild    
Keith Irons    
Oliver Winters    

 

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