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Uranium Participation Corporation Reports Net Asset Value at November 30, 2012

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Uranium Participation Corporation Reports Net Asset Value at November 30, 201208:38 EST Tuesday, December 04, 2012TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 4, 2012) -THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.Uranium Participation Corporation ("UPC") (TSX:U) reports its estimated net asset value at November 30, 2012 was CDN$595.3 million or CDN$5.60 per share. As at November 30, 2012, UPC's investment portfolio consisted as follows:(in thousands of Canadian dollars, except quantity amounts)QuantityCostMarket ValueInvestments in Uranium:Uranium oxide in concentrates ("U3O8")7,250,000 lbs$342,495$302,429Uranium hexafluoride ("UF6")2,374,230 KgU$389,998$282,381$732,493$584,810U3O8 average cost and market value per pound:- In Canadian dollars$47.24$41.711- In United States dollars$43.23$42.00UF6 average cost and market value per KgU:- In Canadian dollars$164.26$118.941- In United States dollars$152.06$119.751 Converted at the November 30, 2012 exchange rate of $0.9932. About Uranium Participation CorporationUranium Participation Corporation is an investment holding company which invests substantially all of its assets in uranium oxide in concentrates (U3O8) and uranium hexafluoride (UF6) (collectively "uranium"), with the primary investment objective of achieving appreciation in the value of its uranium holdings. Additional information about Uranium Participation Corporation is available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on Uranium Participation Corporation's website at www.uraniumparticipation.com. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Contact Information: Uranium Participation CorporationRon HochsteinPresident(416) 979-1991 Ext. 232Uranium Participation CorporationJames AndersonChief Financial Officer(416) 979-1991 Ext. 372www.uraniumparticipation.com