Fire River Gold Corp. Joins OTCQX
Tuesday, January 19th, 2010
Fire River Gold Corp. (“FAU” “Company”) (FAU: TSX-V CNSX:FAU) is pleased to announce that its common shares have commenced trading on the Pink OTC Market’s prestigious tier, OTCQX International under the symbol “FVGCF”, effective at the market open on Monday, January 11, 2010. FAU’s common shares will continue to trade on the TSX Venture Exchange and the CNSX under the symbol “FAU”. Listing on OTCQX will provide Fire River Gold with greater access to the U.S. capital markets, increased U.S. investor visibility and an opportunity to diversify its shareholder base.
The New York based law firm, Berns & Berns will serve as the Fire River Gold’s Principal American Liaison (“PAL”) on OTCQX regulatory matters and Moody Capital LLC will serve as the Company’s exclusive OTCQX financial consultant/advisor for marketing the Company to U.S. investors and counselling it on the U.S. capital markets .
“We are pleased to be able to better serve the growing number of U.S. investors following Fire River Gold with the enhanced U.S.-based trading platform offered by OTCQX and the advisory services offered by Moody Capital LLC,” said FAU’s President and CEO, Harry Barr. “The OTCQX has earned a strong reputation for providing U.S. investors with improved liquidity, transparency, superior information, and easy access through their U.S. regulated broker-dealers. “We believe that listing on the OTCQX is in the best interest of the shareholders and will better enable the Company to raise additional capital to further develop its projects and provide additional market liquidity.”