Bullion Management Group CEO defends Scotia Mocatta

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10:30p ET Sunday, April 11, 2010

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):

On his Saturday edition of the Financial Sense Newshour, Jim Puplava interviewed Nick Barisheff, president and CEO of Bullion Management Group Inc., a precious metals bullion dealer, who can't explain the bad experience Harvey and Lenny Organ had with the Scotia Mocatta bullion depository in Toronto (http://www.gata.org/node/8513) but who says his company keeps huge amounts of metal there with confidence. Barisheff also urges long-term precious metals investors to have their metal stored in allocated form with reputable vaulting services and to maintain careful documentation of their title to the metal. Puplava's interview with Barisheff is about 14 minutes long and starts at 1 hour and 1 minute into the Financial Sense Newshour program here:

http://www.netcastdaily.com/broadcast/fsn2010-0410-1.asx

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.



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Prophecy Resource Corp. Appoints Rob McEwen to Advisory Board

Prophecy Resource Corp. (TSX.V: PCY, OTC: PCYRF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob McEwen to the company's Advisory Board. McEwen is a leading Canadian mining industry entrepreneur. He is the chairman and CEO of U.S. Gold Corp. and Minera Andes Inc. McEwen was the founder and former chairman and CEO of Goldcorp Inc., whose Red Lake Mine in northwestern Ontario, Canada, is considered to be the richest gold mine in the world. During his tenure at Goldcorp, McEwen transformed the company from a collection of small companies into a mining powerhouse, growing its market capitalization from $50 million to approximately $8 billion.

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http://www.prophecyresource.com/news_2010_mar11b.php


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Preliminary Feasibility Study Completed for Seabridge Gold's KSM Project

Study Reports Reserves of 30.2 Million Oz. Gold, 7 Billion Lbs. Copper,
133 Million Oz Silver, 210 Million Lbs. Molybdenum

Base Case Life of Mine Cash Operating Costs Estimated at $144/oz. Gold Produced
(Net of Base Metal Credits)

Toronto -- Seabridge Gold Inc. has announced results from a National Instrument 43-101 compliant preliminary feasibility study of its 100-percent owned KSM project in northern British Columbia, Canada. The study was prepared by Wardrop, a Tetra Tech company, a major international engineering and consulting firm.

Seabridge President and CEO Rudi Fronk says, "The study confirms that the KSM project now hosts the largest gold reserve in Canada and one of the largest in the world. KSM is projected to provide an extraordinary mine life of more than 35 years with estimated cash operating costs well below the current average of the major gold producers. Estimated capital costs are in line with those of comparable, large-scale, undeveloped gold-copper projects and KSM has the advantage of being located in a low-risk jurisdiction."

For the complete Seabridge Gold statement:

http://www.seabridgegold.net/readmore.php?newsid=283