Today, Hunt Gold Corp. updated the investment community regarding the distribution of all of the shares in Independence Strategic Minerals, Inc. Common Stock received from the sale of its “Molybdenum” interests held through its subsidiary company, American Molygold Corp.

According to the press release, shareholders will be told the “Record Date” and “Pay Date” of this stock dividend on February 5, 2009. The distribution is anticipated to take place next month. Investors holding stock at the “Record Date” will be eligible for this Stock Dividend.

The sale amount of US$620 million will be settled in restricted shares of Common Stock of a USA quoted Company focused solely on the business of Molybdenum and on the Exploration and Mining of Rare Earths. This Company is currently being renamed to Independence Strategic Minerals, Inc.

The Company also assured investors that it has not increased its number of outstanding shares of Common Stock and all previously published valuations in respect of this Dividend have not changed.

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