FairWest Energy Corporation
TSX VENTURE : FEC

FairWest Energy Corporation

May 06, 2013 18:17 ET

FairWest Announces Cease Trade Order

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 6, 2013) - FairWest Energy Corporation (TSX VENTURE:FEC) ("FairWest" or the "Company") announces that, consistent with its announcement of April 29, 2013, FairWest did not file its annual financial statements and corresponding management discussion and analysis for the year ended December 31, 2012 (the "Annual Financials") under applicable securities laws.

As a result of the filing defaults, a cease trade order was issued by the Alberta Securities Commission and on May 3, 2013, the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") suspended trading in the Company's securities.

TSXV has advised the Company that failure to meet the continued listing requirements and satisfactorily comply with TSXV requirements will result in transfer of FairWest securities after August 1, 2013 to NEX, a trading forum for listed companies that have fallen below TSXV's ongoing listing standards.

For more information, interested parties can visit the monitor's website at www.pwc.com/car-fec.

About FairWest Energy

FairWest (TSX VENTURE:FEC) is a Calgary, Alberta based junior oil and gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids in the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.

319,654,775 Common Shares Issued

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Contact Information

  • FairWest Energy Corporation
    Douglas O. McNichol
    President and Chief Operating Officer
    (403) 264-4949
    (403) 269-1761 (FAX)
    dmcnichol@fairwestenergy.com

    FairWest Energy Corporation
    Marion D. Mackie
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 264-4949
    (403) 269-1761 (FAX)
    mmackie@fairwestenergy.com