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Detour Gold and Paulson Announce Dismissal of Court Action

February 11, 2019

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Detour Gold Corporation (TSX: DGC) ("Detour Gold" or the "Company") and Paulson & Co. Inc. ("Paulson") announce that both parties have agreed to a dismissal of the Court Action that Detour Gold issued on July 24, 2018. As part of the agreement, both parties have agreed to provide releases of certain claims in respect of the proxy contest, complaints made by the Company to Staff of the Ontario Securities Commission, the Court Action and Paulson's claim for reimbursement of costs.

Detour Gold (CNW Group/Detour Gold)

"We are happy to settle the last remaining item from the proxy contest, which allows Detour Gold's Board to focus on creating value for shareholders," said John Paulson.

"With this settlement, the Board has put the proxy fight behind us and is laser focused on improving the performance and value of this long-life, valuable asset", said James Gowans, Chairman of Detour Gold.

Contact Details

For further information, please contact:

Bill Williams, Interim CEO
Detour Gold Corporation
Tel: 416-304-0800

Laurie Gaborit, VP Investor Relations
Detour Gold Corporation
Tel: 416-304-0581

Marcelo Kim, Partner
Paulson & Co. Inc.
Tel: 212-956-2221

SOURCE Detour Gold

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