VAL D'OR, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - Active Growth Capital Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ACK) ("ACK" or the "Corporation") today announced that it will not proceed with the proposed business combination (the " Business Combination") with Alliance Magnesium Inc., which was the subject of a letter of intent (the "Letter of Intent") that was previously announced on March 23, 2015. The Letter of Intent expired and, in the light of current market conditions, has not been further extended.
"Although ACK's management is disappointed to have let go of such a promising opportunity, we will now focus on our Portage Magnesium/Dolomite project, strategic alliances and acquisition of projects in this sector where demand is growing," said Marc Labrecque, the Corporation's President and CEO.
ACK will continue to update shareholders on the progress of future corporate news, financings, and project developments.
Trading of ACK's common shares had been halted by the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") since the announcement of the proposed Business Combination and is expected to resume on or about May 28, 2015.
About Active Growth Capital
Active Growth is a TSXV listed junior mineral exploration issuer whose long-term objective is to build a diversified company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties. Additional information about the Corporation is available at www.activegrowthcapital.com and on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.
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