Ascendant Copper Corporation

Ascendant Copper Corporation

April 10, 2007 16:35 ET

Ascendant Copper Files Year End Audited Financial Statements and Announces Annual Meeting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 10, 2007) - Ascendant Copper Corporation (the "Company") (TSX:ACX)(TSX:ACX.WT)(BERLIN:A0HMLE)(FRANKFURT:A5C) (WKN A0HMLE) is pleased to announce today that it has filed its audited consolidated financial statements and its management discussion and analysis for the year ended December 31, 2006 on SEDAR. These may be viewed at and on the Company's website at

Ascendant Copper Corporation is also pleased to announce its annual meeting of shareholders hosted by Gary E. Davis, CEO, to be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2007 at 1:30 pm in Suite 1000, 595 Burrard Street, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Ascendant's principal business is the exploration for copper. The Company has two primary properties located in Ecuador: Chaucha and Junin. The Chaucha property is partnered with Antofagasta plc (LSE:ANTO) for exploration and advancement. The Company has also acquired the rights to an extensive exploration data base developed for Ecuador by Rio Tinto Mining and Exploration Limited (LSE:RIO). The Company also has an option to purchase 100% of the Telimbela copper/molybdenum property located in Central Ecuador.

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