Sierra Metals (TSX:SMT) (BVL:SMT) (NYSE MKT: SMTS) (Sierra Metals or the Company) is pleased to announce that its common shares (the Common Shares) have been approved for listing on the NYSE MKT, and they are expected to begin trading under the symbol SMTS beginning onJuly 11, 2017. The Common Shares will continue to trade on theToronto Stock Exchange and the Lima Stock Exchange (Bolsa deValores de Lima).
Igor Gonzales, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, stated:
The listing of our common shares on the NYSE MKT represents an important corporate milestone for Sierra Metals and another step in our plan to enhance shareholder value by increasing stock liquidity and exposure to institutional investors.
About Sierra Metals
Sierra Metals is a Canadian based polymetallic mining company with production from its Yauricocha mine in Yauyos Province,Peru(the Yauricocha Mine), the Bolivar mine inChihuahua, Mexico(the Bolivar Mine) and the Cusihuiriachic property inChihuahua, Mexico(the Cusi Mine).