Proceedings

Notice from the
Office of the Secretary
Ontario

Ontario Securities
Commission


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Box 55, Suite 1900
Toronto, ON M5H 3S8
Commission des valeurs mobilières de l'Ontario
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 15, 2013


IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT
R.S.O. 1990, c. S.5, AS AMENDED

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IN THE MATTER OF INMET MINING CORPORATION AND FIRST QUANTUM
MINERALS LTD. AND ITS WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARY FQM (AKUBRA) INC.



TORONTO – On February 14, 2013, the Commission issued a Notice of Hearing pursuant to Section 127 of the Securities Act to consider an application by First Quantum Minerals Ltd. through its wholly-owned subsidiary FQM (Akubra) Inc. requesting a cease trade order in respect of the shareholder rights plan of Inmet Mining Corporation.

The hearing will be held at the temporary offices of the Commission at ASAP Reporting Services Inc., Bay Adelaide Centre, 333 Bay Street, Suite 900, Toronto, Ontario commencing on Monday, February 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the Hearing can be held.

A copy of the Notice of Hearing dated February 14, 2013 and the Application dated February 8, 2013 are available at www.osc.gov.on.ca

 

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY
JOHN P. STEVENSON
SECRETARY

 

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