NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks, today announced that Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (OTCQX: RXPC), the developer and worldwide marketer of the Onko-Sure® non-invasive cancer blood test kit, has qualified to trade on the OTC market's highest tier, OTCQX®.
"Radient Pharmaceuticals has chosen to remain investor-focused as they transition to trade on OTCQX, which allows them to continue to provide superior information and transparent trading on the quality-controlled OTCQX platform," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and Chief Executive Officer of OTC Markets Group. "We are pleased to welcome Radient Pharmaceuticals to OTCQX."
Radient Pharmaceuticals began trading today on the OTC market's prestigious tier, OTCQX U.S. Premier. Investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the Company on www.otcqx.com and www.otcmarkets.com.
"In moving to OTCQX, we will continue to deliver liquidity, transparency, and an efficient market for our shareholders while reducing the financial and management resources required for an exchange listing," Douglas MacLellan, CEO of Radient Pharmaceuticals. "We are moving forward, dedicating more time and resources to the execution of our core business delivering high-value cancer diagnostics to the global healthcare system."
Merriman Capital, Inc. will serve as Radient Pharmaceuticals' Designated Advisor for Disclosure ("DAD") on OTCQX, responsible for providing guidance on OTCQX requirements.
About Radient Pharmaceuticals
Radient Pharmaceuticals Corporation (OTCQX: RXPC) trades in the United States on OTCQX under the symbol "RXPC". The Company is dedicated to saving lives and money for patients and global healthcare systems through the deployment of its FDA-cleared In Vitro Diagnostic Onko-Sure® cancer test kit for colorectal cancer treatment and recurrence monitoring. The Company's focus is on the discovery, development and commercialization of unique high-value diagnostic tests that will help physicians answer important clinical questions related to early disease state detection, treatment strategy, and the monitoring of disease progression or recurrence. To learn more about our company, products, and potentially life-saving cancer test, visit www.radient-pharma.com.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks. Our OTC Link™ platform supports an open network of competing broker-dealers that provide investors with the best prices in over 10,000 OTC securities. In 2010, securities on OTC Link traded over $144 billion in dollar volume, making it the third largest U.S. equity trading venue after NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange. We categorize the wide spectrum of OTC companies into three tiers - OTCQX (the quality-controlled marketplace for investor friendly companies), OTCQB® (the U.S. reporting company marketplace for development stage companies), and OTC Pink™ (the speculative trading marketplace) - so investors can identify the level and quality of information companies provide. To learn more about how OTC Markets Group makes the unlisted markets more transparent, informed, and efficient, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
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