Toronto Ontario August 25 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 800000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange. In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer.
The highest price paid by Batero for the CBJ Common Shares today was $0.045 per CBJ Common Share. An aggregate of 4468586 CBJ Common Shares (including the CBJ Common Shares purchased by Batero today) have been purchased in published markets since the commencement of the Offer on August 11 2015 at an average price of $0.0432 per CBJ Common Share.
Including the Common Shares acquired by Batero today the Company owns an aggregate of 14307000 CBJ Common Shares.
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Batero is a precious and base metals exploration and development company focused on moving the La Cumbre oxide deposit toward a production decision. Once the appropriate level of study has been completed Batero intends to target the near surface higher grade oxidized gold mineralization at the deposit. Batero is also pursuing opportunities to acquire prospective high-grade production focused mineral properties in Colombia and Latin America. In pursuing these objectives Batero plans to leverage its secure treasury position strong regional relationships experienced management team and long-term financial partners. Common shares of the Vancouver-based company trade on the TSXV under the symbol "BAT".
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