Grande Cache Coal Corporation

Grande Cache Coal Corporation

December 16, 2010 15:45 ET

Grande Cache Coal Corporation Announces Inclusion in the S&P/TSX Composite Index

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 16, 2010) - Grande Cache Coal Corporation (TSX:GCE) ("Grande Cache Coal" or the "Corporation") today announced that it has been added to the S&P/TSX Composite Index ("Composite") effective at the market open on Monday, December 20, 2010. The Composite is the headline index for Canada, which represents the inclusion of the largest companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the principal benchmark measure for the Canadian equity markets.

Robert H. Stan, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation commented, "Inclusion in the S&P/TSX composite index is recognition that Grande Cache Coal has been successful in growing the company for shareholders and establishing a presence and following in the investment community."

Grande Cache Coal is an Alberta based metallurgical coal mining company whose experienced team of coal professionals are managing a mine that produces metallurgical coal for the steel industry and holds coal leases covering over 22,000 hectares containing an estimated 235 million tonnes of coal resources in the Smoky River Coalfield located in west-central Alberta. Grande Cache Coal's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "GCE".

Contact Information

  • Grande Cache Coal Corporation
    Ian Bootle
    Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 543-7070
    (403) 543-7092 (FAX)