Anaconda Mining Comments on Proposed “Take-Under” Bid Announced by Plantro Venture Group
July 29, 2015 (Source: CNW) — Anaconda Mining Inc. (“Anaconda” or the “Company”) – (TSX: ANX) comments on the press release of Plantro Venture Group Ltd. issued on Wednesday July 29, 2015, which announces its intention to commence an offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Anaconda at a price of CAD$0.035, which is below the recent market price of the Company’s common shares.
Dustin Angelo President and CEO of Anaconda commented: “The Plantro proposed offer is stated to be subject to due diligence and is significantly lower than our share price. When a formal offer is received, the board of directors of the Company will meet and carefully review and consider such offer. Until such time, there is no formal offer to consider or respond to. The board will provide shareholders with updates as necessary. In the meantime, Shareholders are urged to take no actions in connection with the offer.”
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Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Anaconda is a growth-oriented, gold mining and exploration company with a producing project, called the Point Rousse Project, and approximately 6,000 hectares of exploration property on the Ming’s Bight Peninsula located in the Baie Verte Mining District in Newfoundland, Canada. Since 2012, Anaconda has increased its property control by nine-fold. It is currently exploring three primary, prospective gold trends, which have approximately 20 kilometres of cumulative strike length and include four deposits and numerous prospects and showings, all within 8 kilometres of the Pine Cove Mill. The Company’s plan is to discover and develop more resources within the project area and double annual production from its current rate of approximately 15,000 ounces to 30,000 ounces.
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