Centaurus Capital LP

May 17, 2010 17:01 ET

Centaurus Capital LP Acquires Shares of Brett Resources Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 17, 2010) - Centaurus Capital LP ("Centaurus") announces that on May 11, 2010, through funds it manages, it acquired control of 208,600 common shares of Brett Resources Inc. ("Brett") representing approximately 0.2% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Brett. The total number of common shares of Brett controlled by Centaurus, through funds it manages, together with all persons and companies acting jointly or in concert with Centaurus, is now 5,671,819, representing approximately 5.28% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Brett. Centaurus acquired all of its common shares of Brett since the announcement of the proposed take-over of Brett by Osisko Mining Corporation on March 22, 2010. Centaurus has acquired 3,532,773 common shares of Brett since the formal commencement of the take-over bid on April 13, 2010.

Centaurus acquired the common shares in the open market through the facilities of the TSX Venture Exchange. Centaurus acquired the common shares for investment purposes only. Centaurus may, depending on market and other conditions, acquire or sell further common shares from time to time for such investment purposes.

Centaurus is a private investment management company with an emphasis on Europe. We manage assets by selectively investing capital on the basis of a rigorous bottom-up fundamental approach. As part of our flexible multi-strategy approach, we make investments in equity and credit securities of companies that are undergoing significant corporate events or are experiencing other major changes.

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  • Centaurus Capital LP
    Paul Leary
    Chief Operating Officer
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