Newton Energy Corporation

February 17, 2009 18:58 ET

Newton Energy Corporation Announces Listing and Trading of Securities

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 17, 2009) - Newton Energy Corporation ("Newton" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NTN)is pleased to announce that the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV") issued a bulletin today granting approval of the recommencement of trading of the Company's Common Shares on the TSXV. Newton's Common Shares will commence trading on the TSXV at the opening of market on Wednesday, February 18, 2009 under the name "Newton Energy Corporation" and the trading symbol "NTN". Newton has 14,011,261 Common Shares issued and outstanding.

Letters of Transmittal for the conversion of shares of NX Capital Corp., the predecessor company to Newton, will be sent to all shareholders by Olympia Trust Company, requesting that all previous share certificates be returned for re-issuance under the new company name and to reflect the share consolidation of NX Capital Corp. previously approved at a meeting of the shareholders of NX Capital Corp.

Newton Energy has established a website at where a management update and corporate presentation may be found for investors.

ADVISORY: The TSX Venture Exchange Inc. has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press release.

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