Great Panther Silver shareholders approve acquisition of Beadell resources
Great Panther Silver reports that at its special meeting of shareholders held earlier today the company's scheme resolution and the name change resolution were approved, pursuant to which Great Panther will acquire Beadell Resources Limited and change its name to Great Panther Mining Limited. Beadell shareholders will meet later today in Perth to vote on the acquisition. Should Beadell shareholders vote in favor, the acquisition is expected to close the first week of March, following satisfaction of customary closing conditions and receipt of regulatory approvals. The name change to Great Panther Mining Limited will become effective upon closing of the acquisition. The common shares of the company will continue to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol GPR and NYSE American under the symbol GPL.