Blackstone Resources Opens Its Door to Europe – Short Selling of BLS Shares

The shares of Blackstone Resources AG were listed on the SIX Swiss Stock Exchange with the Symbol BLS (ISIN: CH0258739751) on 9.7.2018 and are quoted in CHF.

The shares of Blackstone Resources are also now included in the SMI, the Swiss Market Index. The many index funds, managed by Credit Suisse, Blackrock and others have now to add our shares to their portfolio.  

Blackstone Resources AG shares are now also listed on the relevant German Stock exchanges, at Frankfurt (FRA), Stuttgart (STU) and Berlin (BEB) with the symbol 4BR in EUR. The shares are freely tradable for interested investors in continental and German speaking part of Europe.

Many European internet services and portals are covering the shares as well.  

The Board of Directors has observed the development of the share prices from the beginning and does not normally comment on the share prices.  

The board announces now, that we believe that the shares of Blackstone Resources AG, BLS, listed at the SIX Swiss Exchange, have been shorted to a large extent since the listing of the shares. This information has been communicated to the SIX Swiss Exchange.  

We further believe that this short selling will be covered within the next three weeks.

The Board of Directors 

Blackstone Resources is a Swiss Holding Company, with its legal domicile in Baar, Kanton Zug and is concentrating on the battery metals market as primary metals. In addition, it sets up, develops and manages refineries used for gold and battery metals.

There are few companies quite like Blackstone Resources in Europe. It offers direct exposure to the battery metal revolution that is being driven by the demand of electric vehicles that need vast quantities of these metals. These include cobalt, manganese, molybdenum, graphite and lithium.


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BAAR, Switzerland, August 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —