New York, Oct 2, 2012 (ABN Newswire) - McEwen Mining (TSE:MUX) (NYSE:MUX) Chairman and CEO Rob McEwen will be presenting the company on October 11th in New York at Investorium.tv.
Rob McEwen is the largest shareholder of McEwen Mining Inc. which he created by combining US Gold Corporation and Minera Andes Inc. in January 2012. He is the founder and former Chairman and CEO of Goldcorp Inc. which is, by market capitalization, the second largest gold producer in the world. In 1990, Rob jumped from the investment industry into the mining industry, where he transformed Goldcorp Inc. and a collection of small companies into a mining powerhouse.
Additional speakers include Eric Sprott, from Sprott Asset Management. Sprott's investment team, led by Rick Rule and Eric Sprott, pursues a deeper level of knowledge and understanding which allows it to develop unique macroeconomic, sector and company insights. Both Eric and Rick are sought-after speakers at natural resource investing conferences and with various media outlets.
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The goal of McEwen Mining is to qualify for inclusion in the S&P 500 by 2015 by creating a high growth gold producer focused in the Americas. McEwen Mining's principal assets consist of the San Jose mine in Santa Cruz, Argentina (49% interest); the El Gallo complex in Sinaloa, Mexico; the Gold Bar project in Nevada, US; the Los Azules project in San Juan, Argentina and a large portfolio of exploration properties in Argentina, Mexico and Nevada.
McEwen Mining has 296,024,859 shares issued and outstanding. Rob McEwen, Chairman, President and Chief Owner, owns 25% of the shares of the Company (assuming all outstanding Exchangeable Shares are exchanged for an equivalent amount of Common Shares). As of December 31, 2012, McEwen Mining had cash and liquid assets of approximately US$79 million and is debt free.