AuRico Metals acquires Kiska Metals

March 8, 2017

On March 8, 2017, Kiska Metals Corporation (TSXV: KSK) announced the completion of the previously announced plan of arrangement involving Kiska and AuRico Metals Inc. (TSX: AMI) and holders of common shares and options of Kiska, pursuant to which AuRico acquired all of the issued and outstanding Kiska shares that were not already owned by AuRico or its affiliates. Kiska is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of AuRico.

Peter McArthur of Miller Thomson advised Primary Capital Inc., financial advisor to the Board of Directors of Kiska Metals, with respect to this transaction.