(All amounts expressed in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted) C$8.15 per share offer provides superior shareholder value
TORONTO , April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM, TSX:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle"), Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI, NYSE:AUY) ("Yamana") and
Osisko Mining Corporation (TSX:OSK; Deutsche Boerse:EWX) ("Osisko") are
pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement ("the
Agreement") pursuant to which Agnico Eagle and Yamana will jointly
acquire 100% of Osisko's issued and outstanding common shares for total
consideration of approximately C$3.9 billion , or C$8.15 per share.
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