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Colossus Minerals Inc. Joins OTCQX

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Colossus Minerals Inc. Joins OTCQX07:00 EST Thursday, March 01, 2012TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 1, 2012) - Colossus Minerals Inc. (TSX:CSI)(OTCQX:COLUF) announces that it is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®. Colossus Minerals began trading today on the OTC market's prestigious tier, OTCQX International. Investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the Company on www.otcmarkets.com. Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc. will serve as Colossus Minerals' Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.In connection with the move to OTCQX Colossus announces today that its company information will be made available via S&P Capital IQ's Market Access Program, an information distribution service that enables subscribing publicly traded companies to have their company information disseminated to users of S&P Capital IQ's MarketScope Advisor. The company information to be made available through this program includes share price, volume, dividends, shares outstanding, company financial position, and earnings. MarketScope Advisor is an Internet-based research engine used by more than 100,000 investment advisors. A public version of the site is available at http://advisor.marketscope.com.In addition, information about companies in S&P Capital IQ's Market Access Program will be available via the firm's Stock Guide database, which is distributed electronically to virtually all major quote vendors. As part of the program, a full description of Colossus Minerals Inc. will also be published in the Daily News section of Standard Corporation Records, a recognized securities manual for secondary trading in up to 38 states under their Blue Sky Laws.Company information distributed through the Market Access Program is based upon information that S&P Capital IQ considers to be reliable, but neither S&P Capital IQ nor its affiliates warrant its completeness or accuracy, and it should not be relied upon as such. This material is not intended as an offer or solicitation for the purchase or sale of any security or other financial instrument.About Colossus Minerals Inc. Colossus is a development-stage mining company focused on bringing its Serra Pelada project into production. Serra Pelada, located in the mineral prolific Carajas region in the State of Pará, Brazil, is host to one of the highest grade gold and platinum group metals deposits in the world. Between 1980 and 1986 Serra Pelada was host to the largest precious metals rush in Latin American history. Coverage of this famous mining rush by 60 Minutes can be viewed by following the link below. Colossus Minerals shares, warrants and notes trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbols CSI, CSI.WT.A and CSI.NT respectively and in the United States its Common Shares trade on the OTCQX under the symbol COLUF. The Company is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. http://sixtyminutes.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=299887 About OTC Markets Group Inc. OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX:OTCM) operates the world's largest OTC marketplace for equity securities. Our OTC Link® trading system delivers price transparency in over 10,000 securities and enables direct interaction between broker-dealers that provide liquidity and execution services. We organize the marketplace by categorizing the wide spectrum of OTC-traded companies into three tiers: OTCQX - The Intelligent Marketplace for the Best OTC Companies; OTCQB® - The Venture Marketplace; and OTC Pink® - The Open Marketplace. Our information-driven platform makes it easy for investors to trade at the best price through the broker of their choice and empowers companies to build the best markets for their investors. To learn more about our Open, Transparent, and Connected marketplace, visit www.otcmarkets.com.About S&P Capital IQ S&P Capital IQ, a brand of the McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE:MHP), is a leading provider of multi-asset class data, research and analytics to institutional investors, investment advisors and wealth managers around the world. We provide a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track performance, generate alpha, identify new trading and investment ideas, and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop solutions such as Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope Advisor desktops; enterprise solutions such as S&P Securities Evaluations, Global Data Solutions, and Compustat; and research offerings including Leveraged Commentary & Data, Global Market Intelligence, and company and fund research, S&P Capital IQ sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today's investors need.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Ann WilkinsonColossus Minerals Inc.VP, Investor Relations(416) 643-7655awilkinson@colossusminerals.comwww.colossusminerals.comORGrace KeithOTC Markets Group Media Contact:OTC Markets Group Inc.+1 (212) 896-4428grace@otcmarkets.comORRichard AlbaneseS&P Capital IQ Customer Contact:(212) 438-3647richard_albanese@standardandpoors.comORMichael PriviteraS&P Capital IQ Media Relations Contact:(212) 438-6679michael_privitera@standardandpoors.com