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Ohio Precious Metals added to the LBMA’s Good Delivery Gold List

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The gold refinery of Ohio Precious Metals, LLC (OPM Metals) of the United States of
America has been added to the LBMA’s Good Delivery List for gold with effect from 19th
December, 2013.

OPM Metals has satisfied the LBMA as to its ownership, history, production capability and financial
standing.  It has also passed the LBMA’s exhaustive testing procedures, under which its gold bars
were examined and assayed by independent referees, and its own assaying capabilities were tested.

OPM Metals is located in Jackson, Ohio. Its primary sources of feedstock include dore, scrap from
the jewellery sector and dishoarded bars. OPM Metals’ refined gold output is in the form of
investment bars, grain, coins and medallions.

The London Good Delivery List of Acceptable Refiners of gold and silver is maintained by
the LBMA, by whom it is copyrighted.  It lists those refineries whose gold and silver bars have
been found, when originally tested, to meet the required standard for acceptability in the London
bullion market. The List now includes 67 gold and 77 silver refiners.

About the London Bullion Market Association
The LBMA is the international trade association that represents the wholesale over-the- counter
market for gold and silver bullion. The LBMA undertakes many activities on
behalf of its members, including the setting of good delivery and refining standards, the
organisation of conferences and other events, and serving as a point of contact for the regulatory

For further information please contact Stewart Murray, Chief Executive, via email at or on Tel. +44 (0)20 7796 3067 or Fax. +44 (0)20 7283 0030.

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