• TSX-V: NXS | US OTCQB: NXXGF | FSE: N6E

Tickers: US OTC: NXXGF, TSX.V: NXS, FSE: N6E
Tags: Mining, Gold, Precious Metals, Exploration

Vancouver, Canada / TheNewswire / August 31, 2016 - Nexus Gold Corp. ("Nexus" or the "Company") (TSX-V: NXS) is pleased to announce that effective immediately its common shares have commenced trading in the United States under the ticker symbol "NXXGF".

The listing coincides with the Company's ongoing efforts to support its existing US shareholder base, and to facilitate trading in the OTC markets.

"This listing increases our access to, and visibility among, retail and institutional investors in the US. It will also provide additional liquidity for existing shareholders and new investors alike" commented Mr. Peter Berdusco, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nexus.

The company has also pursued DTC eligibility to support electronic trading and expects that approval in the coming weeks. The Company's common shares will continue to trade on the TSX Venture Exchange under the ticker symbol "NXS".

About the Company

Nexus Gold Corp. is a Vancouver-based mineral resource company that develops precious metal mineral assets in the world's premier mining districts. The Company is currently concentrating its efforts on the Bouboulou Gold Concession, an advanced exploration project located in Burkina Faso, West Africa and the Walker Ridge Gold Project, a drill-ready, multiple-target, Carlin-type gold project located in the Independence/Jerritt Canyon Gold Trend, Nevada, USA. For more information on these projects, please visit the company website at www.nexusgoldcorp.com.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of

NEXUS GOLD CORP.

Peter Berdusco

President and Chief Executive Officer

604-558-1920

www.nexusgoldcorp.com

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