Crew Gold Corporation
OTC Bulletin Board : CRUGF

Crew Gold Corporation

November 14, 2005 08:59 ET

Crew Gold Quarter One Results

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 14, 2005) - Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew") (TSX:CRU)(OSE:CRU)(FWB:KNC)(OTCBB:CRUGF)


- Positive EBITDA (see below) of $2.9 million
- Net profit of $1.4 million
- Announcement of Offer to purchase 100% of
Guinor Gold Corporation (October 2005)
- Resource Expansion at Nalunaq Gold Mine
- Acquisition of Apex Gold Mining Company
- Disposal of interest in Hwine-Butre Gold Concession
- Private placements concluded raising net proceeds of
$30.2 million


"EBITDA" is a non GAAP measure of performance that describes our earnings before interest, non-cash forex movements, taxes, depletion, and amortization. "Gross gold sales" is a non GAAP measure derived from ounces produced from processing multiplied by the then current gold price. "Cash Cost per ounce" is a non GAAP measure derived from the total cost of ounces produced, less depreciation and amortization and other non cash items; as a measure of total ounces produced. Cash costs are presented as they represent an industry standard of comparison.

A conference call will be held to discuss the results on Tuesday, 15 November 2005, 11.00 am, UK time. Participants should dial +44 (0) 208 987 2200 and enter participant code 5278821#.

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