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.

ECR MINERALS plc
(“ECR Minerals”, “ECR” or the “Company”)

 

AIM: ECR

US OTC: MTGDY

 

LONDON: 5 SEPTEMBER 2014

ECR Minerals plc announces that it has today been informed of the purchase today by Stephen Clayson, a director of the Company and its Chief Executive Officer, of 500,000 ordinary shares of the Company of 0.1 pence at a price of 0.23 pence per share. 

Following this purchase Stephen Clayson is the beneficial holder of a total of 18,734,890 ordinary shares of the Company, equal to approximately 0.57% of the total issued ordinary share capital of the Company.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: 

ECR Minerals plc  Tel: +44 (0)20 7929 1010
Paul Johnson, Non-Executive Chairman    
Stephen Clayson, Director & Chief Executive Officer    
Richard (Dick) Watts, Technical Director     
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Website: www.ecrminerals.com    
     
Daniel Stewart & Company plc  Tel:  +44 (0)20 7776 6550
Emma Earl/Harrison Clarke (Nominated Adviser)    
Colin Rowbury (Broker)