Silver Standard Resources, Inc.
SILVER STANDARD RESOURCES INC (Form: 6-K, Received: 04/26/2017 12:51:00)


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FORM 6-K

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For April 26, 2017
Commission File Number: 000-26424
SILVER STANDARD RESOURCES INC.
(Translation of registrant's name into English)

#800 - 1055 Dunsmuir Street
PO Box 49088, Bentall Postal Station
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V7X 1G4
(Address of principal executive offices)

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DOCUMENTS FILED AS PART OF THIS FORM 6-K

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SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.



 
Silver Standard Resources Inc.
 
(Registrant)
 
 
 
Date: April 26, 2017
By:
Signed: "Gregory Martin"
 
 
Gregory Martin
 
Title:
Chief Financial Officer







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SUBMITTED HEREWITH

Exhibits
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 






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April 25, 2017
News Release 17-12
SILVER STANDARD ACQUIRES 19.9% INTEREST IN ABRAPLATA
VANCOUVER, B.C. - Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI) (TSX: SSO) (“Silver Standard”) is pleased to announce that Huayra Minerals Corp. (“HMC”) completed its reverse take-over (“RTO”) of AbraPlata Resource Corp. (TSX.V:ABRA) (“AbraPlata”) on April 24, 2017.

As a result of the RTO, Silver Standard’s Class A Shares in HMC were exchanged on a one-for-one basis for common shares in AbraPlata resulting in Silver Standard directly holding 11,294,609 common shares of AbraPlata, representing 19.9% of the total issued and outstanding common shares of AbraPlata as of April 24, 2017. The common shares of AbraPlata are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.

An early warning report will be filed with the relevant Canadian securities regulatory authorities. Copies of such reports may be obtained from SEDAR at www.sedar.com or by contacting Silver Standard.

About Silver Standard

Silver Standard is a Canadian-based precious metals producer with three wholly-owned and operated mines, including the Marigold gold mine in Nevada, U.S., the Seabee Gold Operation in Saskatchewan, Canada and the Pirquitas silver mine in Jujuy Province, Argentina. We also have two feasibility stage projects and an extensive portfolio of exploration properties throughout North and South America. We are committed to delivering safe production through relentless emphasis on Operational Excellence. We are also focused on growing production and Mineral Reserves through the exploration and acquisition of assets for accretive growth, while maintaining financial strength.

SOURCE: Silver Standard Resources Inc.

For further information contact:
W. John DeCooman, Jr.
Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
Silver Standard Resources Inc.
Vancouver, BC
N.A. toll-free: +1 (888) 338-0046
All others: +1 (604) 689-3846
E-Mail: invest@silverstandard.com

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