GR Silver Mining Ltd. (TSXV: GRSL) (FRANKFURT: GPE) (OTCQB: GRSLF) (“GR Silver Mining” or the ” Company”) – is pleased to announce that it has made the final option payment of CDN$2.5 M and issued 1,500,000 common shares to SSR Mining Ltd., as required under the San Marcial option agreement dated April 17, 2018 (refer to News Release dated May 7, 2018). SSR Mining’s subsidiary, Silver Standard México, S.A. de C.V., has also been granted a 0.75% net smelter returns royalty (“NSR”). The Company has a buy-back right on the NSR that can be exercised at any time by payment of CDN$1.25 M. As required by applicable securities law and the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange, the shares will be subject to a hold period expiring September 6, 2021.
AbraPlata Resource Corp. (“AbraPlata” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:ABRA) (OTC:ABBRF) (Frankfurt:1AH) is pleased to announce that the Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) of the Diablillos Ag-Au project is nearing completion and the Company expects to announce the results by the end of February 2018. The Company is also pleased to report that the contractual anti-dilution right (the “Anti-Dilution Right”) held by SSR Mining Inc. (formerly Silver Standard Resources Inc.) (“SSR Mining”) under the second amended and restated share purchase agreement dated March 21, 2017 (the “SSR Agreement”), which entitled SSR Mining to maintain a free carried 19.9% equity interest in the Company has now expired.