Northcore Technologies Inc.
OTC Bulletin Board : NTLNF

Northcore Technologies Inc.

August 24, 2011 17:33 ET

Byron Capital Markets Initiates Coverage of Northcore Technologies as a "Speculative Buy" With CAD$1.00 Target Price

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 2011) - Northcore Technologies Inc. (TSX:NTI)(OTCBB:NTLNF), a global provider of asset management and social commerce solutions is pleased to announce that Byron Capital Markets has initiated coverage on Northcore Technologies with a Speculative Buy rating and a target price of CAD$1.00.

In their 20-page research report, Special Situations analyst Al P. Nagaraj provides a comprehensive overview of the company. The report identifies future drivers of growth as Northcore's online commercial platforms for large enterprises, including novel social commerce environments.

This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such jurisdiction.

About Northcore Technologies Inc.

Northcore Technologies provides a Working Capital Engine™ that helps organizations source, manage, appraise and sell their capital equipment. Additionally, Northcore has launched a Social Commerce Group to deliver holistic technology solutions that help businesses leverage social media to accelerate buying and selling.

Northcore offers its software solutions and support services to a growing number of customers in a variety of sectors including financial services, manufacturing, oil and gas and government.

Northcore owns 50 percent of GE Asset Manager, LLC, a joint business venture with GE and holds a substantial intellectual property portfolio.

Additional information about Northcore can be obtained at

This news release may include comments that do not refer strictly to historical results or actions and may be deemed to be forward-looking within the meaning of the Safe Harbor provisions of the U.S. federal securities laws. These include, among others, statements about expectations of future revenues, cash flows, and cash requirements. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause Northcore's results to differ materially from expectations.

These risks include the Company's ability to raise additional funding, develop its business-to-business sales and operations, develop appropriate strategic alliances and successful development and implementation of technology, acceptance of the Company's products and services, competitive factors, new products and technological changes, and other such risks as the Company may identify and discuss from time to time, including those risks disclosed in the Company's Form 20-F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Accordingly, there is no certainty that the Company's plans will be achieved. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time to time with the Toronto Stock Exchange, on SEDAR (the System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval at and the US Securities and Exchange Commission. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities of the Company in any jurisdiction.

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