NIOCAN ANNOUNCES EFFECTIVE DATE FOR NAME CHANGE TO NIO STRATEGIC METALS INC
(Montreal, Quebec, June 13, 2022) – Niocan Inc. (TSX-V: NIO) (OTC:NIOCF) (“Niocan” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSX-V”) has conditionally approved the change of name of the Company to Nio Strategic Metals Inc. The name change was approved by Niocan’s shareholders at the annual and special meeting held on May 6, 2022 (see press release dated May 9, 2022). The Corporation expects the name change to become effective at the opening of markets on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. The Corporation will continue trade under the symbol “NIO” on the TSX-V.
The new CUSIP number for the Company’s common shares will be 65445T102, and the new ISIN number is CA65445T1021. There is no change in the share capital of the Company, and shareholders are not required to exchange their existing share certificates for new certificates.
Niocan is an exploration and development company, with a focus on becoming a ferroniobium producer. The Company holds a niobium property in Oka, Québec and other exploration properties in the Province of Québec. Niocan’s Oka mining property consists of mining rights comprised of 49 claims covering 2,281 acres and its Great Whale property consists of surface and mining rights covering 24,944 acres on the Hudson Bay territory.
For more information on the Company, please refer to the Company’s public documents available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) or on the Company’s website (www.niocan.com).
For more information, please contact:
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer email@example.com
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