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USA rearing to pull Relief Canyon trigger

The CEO of Canadian junior miner Americas Silver (TSX:USA) has been ready for a month to activate growth plans after closing the US$52 million acquisition of Pershing Gold, with financing ready for deployment as soon as the US Committee on Foreign Investment renders a decision.

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Americas Silver CEO Darren Blasutti at the 2019 PDAC event in Toronto

A January shareholder vote overwhelmingly backed the transaction, but deal closure has been delayed by the prolonged US government shutdown that impacted the CFIUS decision.