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Uranium Participation Corporation Reports Net Asset Value at April 30, 2013

Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Uranium Participation Corporation Reports Net Asset Value at April 30, 2013

17:00 EDT Wednesday, May 01, 2013

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 1, 2013) -

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Uranium Participation Corporation ("UPC") (TSX:U) reports its estimated net asset value at April 30, 2013 was CDN$582.3 million or CDN$5.48 per share. As at April 30, 2013, UPC's investment portfolio consisted as follows:

(in thousands of Canadian dollars, except quantity amounts) Quantity Cost Market Value
Investments in Uranium:
Uranium oxide in concentrates ("U3O8") 7,250,000 lbs $ 342,495 $ 295,739
Uranium hexafluoride ("UF6") 2,374,230 KgU $ 389,998 $ 277,394
$ 732,493 $ 573,133
U3O8 average cost and market value per pound:
- In Canadian dollars $ 47.24 $ 40.791
- In United States dollars $ 43.23 $ 40.50
UF6 average cost and market value per KgU:
- In Canadian dollars $ 164.26 $ 116.841
- In United States dollars $ 152.06 $ 116.00
1 Converted at the April 30, 2013 exchange rate of $1.0072.

About Uranium Participation Corporation

Uranium Participation Corporation is a company that 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 Corporation
Ron Hochstein
President and Chief Executive Officer
(416) 979-1991 Ext. 232


Uranium Participation Corporation
James Anderson
Chief Financial Officer
(416) 979-1991 Ext. 372
www.uraniumparticipation.com

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