COQUITLAM, BC, Sept. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada Cobalt Works Inc. (TSXV: CCW) (OTCQB: CCWOF) (Frankfurt: 4T9B) (the "Company" or "Canada Cobalt") is pleased to announce that the OTC Markets Group has approved the upgrade and listing of the Company´s common shares on its OTCQB Venture Market under the symbol "CCWOF" effective today, September 13, 2018. The Company´s common shares will continue to trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "CCW".
The OTCQB Venture is the premier marketplace for entrepreneurial and development stage US and international companies that are committed to providing a high-quality trading and information experience for their US investors. To be eligible companies must have met a minimum bid price test, are current in their financial reporting and have undergone an annual verification and management certification process. These standards provide a strong baseline of transparency, as well as the technology and regulation to improve the information and trading experience for investors.
US investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the Company at https://www.otcmarkets.com/stock/CCWOF/quote.
The Company also reports that it is the process of applying to the Underwriting Department at the Depository Trust Company to become "DTC" full service eligible, which will allow for electronic trading. DTC is a subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation DTCC, and manages the electronic clearing and settlement of publicly traded companies. Securities that are eligible to be electronically cleared and settled through the DTC are considered "DTC eligible."
The ability to have the Company´s shares electronically transferred between brokerages in the US is significantly more convenient and reduces the costs incurred in trading shares.
When shares are able to trade electronically, existing investors benefit from greater liquidity and execution speeds, while opening the door to new investors that may have been previously been restricted from the Company´s shares.
About Canada Cobalt Works Inc.
Canada Cobalt is a pure play cobalt company focused on its past producing Castle mine in the Northern Ontario Cobalt Camp, Canada´s most prolific cobalt district. With underground access at Castle, a recently installed pilot plant to produce cobalt-rich gravity concentrates on site, and a proprietary hydrometallurgical process known as Re-2OX for the creation of technical grade cobalt sulphate as well as nickel-manganese-cobalt (NMC) formulations, Canada Cobalt is strategically positioned to become a vertically integrated North American leader in cobalt extraction and recovery.
"Frank J. Basa"
Frank J. Basa, P. Eng.
President and Chief Executive Officer
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