Crescent Gold Limited
ASX : CRE
TSX : CRA
FRANKFURT : CRE5

Crescent Gold Limited

August 12, 2009 21:18 ET

Crescent Gold Limited: Request for Trading Halt

SUBIACO, WESTERN AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2009) - Crescent Gold Limited (TSX:CRA)(ASX:CRE)(FRANKFURT:CRE5) -

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The Board of Crescent Gold Limited request a trading halt of company stock for 2 days pending an announcement on the proposed acquisition of further gold properties in Laverton. The Company expects to make this announcement within the next two days that will end the trading halt.

The Company is not aware of any reason why its securities should not be halted.

Regards

Mark Tory, CFO & Company Secretary



ASX Code: CRE
TSX Code: CRA
FTT Code: CRE5

SHARE INFORMATION

ASX Share Price: A$0.14
Issued Shares: 590.9m
Market Cap: A$82.7m
Options unlisted: 42.1m

FULLY DILUTED BASIS

Shares: 633.0m

ABN 49 087 360 996

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