MONTREAL, Québec (August 29, 2016) – Argex Titanium Inc. (TSX: RGX) (the “Corporation” or “Argex”) is pleased to announce that the Toronto Stock Exchange has granted Argex a 30-day extension, to September 26, 2016, with respect to the TSX’s listing review of the Corporation. At that time, the Continued Listing Committee of the TSX will determine whether Argex now meets the TSX’s listing requirements.
“We thank the Continued Listing Committee of the TSX for its thorough and diligent analysis of the Corporation’s financial position”, said Mazen Alnaimi, new Executive Chairman and CEO of Argex. “We are focusing on completing the development of our TiO2 pigment technology in the coming months and delivering a consistent product to our marquee clients. Argex’s new corporate team has worked hard in the first 30 days since we closed the private placement of $2.4 million and restarted activities to negotiate settlements with our creditors and develop positive relationships with each of them for the future”, continued Mr. Alnaimi.
Since being appointed following completion of the private placement in July 2016, Argex’s new management team has negotiated settlements with a number of Argex’s creditors and is currently in settlement discussions with Argex’s other creditors.
About Argex Titanium
Argex Titanium Inc. has developed an advanced chemical process for the volume production of high grade titanium dioxide (TiO2) for use in high quality paint, plastics, cosmetics and other applications. The Corporation’s unique proprietary process takes relatively inexpensive and plentiful source material from a variety of potential vendors, and produces TiO2 along with other valuable by-products. Argex’s process provides a significant cost and environmental advantage over current legacy TiO2 production methods.
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