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: 8 SEPTEMBER 2014

ECR Minerals plc announces that it has today been informed of the purchase today by Richard Watts, Technical Director of the Company, of 1,000,000 ordinary shares of the Company of 0.1 pence at a price of 0.238 pence per share.

Following this purchase Richard Watts is the beneficial holder of a total of 14,250,000 ordinary shares of the Company, equal to approximately 0.44% 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)