Yinfu Gold Corp. Acquires the Dayu Gold Mine

HONG KONG, Oct. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yinfu Gold Corporation ("Yinfu") (OTCQB:ELRE) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 70% interest in the Dayu Gold Mine, Zhaoping County, Hezhou, located in the Province of Guanxi, China.

The concession consists of one claim, valid for 5 years, with an area of 15.31Km2. A mineral exploration license was granted on 13 March 2009 and was newly renewed in April 2012 and is valid for 2 years. The mineral exploration license is renewed every 2 years. The mine has been in production since May 2011 and produces 150 tons of ore per day, with an average of 2.03g / ton of gold. Average monthly revenues amount to RMB 1.85 Million. (Approximately US$294,000.)

Yinfu management successfully negotiated favorable terms to reach a definitive agreement to acquire a 70% ownership of the Dayu Gold Mine for 80 million restricted Yinfu Gold shares, which values the acquisition at USD 24 million.

Tsap Wai Ping, Yinfu's CEO, stated, "We are very pleased to have acquired the Dayu Gold Mine to add to our asset base. This is another exciting accomplishment for Yinfu!"

About Yinfu Gold Corp.

Yinfu Gold Corp. is a mineral exploration and mining company incorporated in the state of Wyoming and trades on the OTCQB under the symbol "ELRE." The transfer agent is Transfer Online, Inc. of Portland, Oregon.

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CONTACT: For up-to-date corporate information about the Company: Mr. Tsap Wai Ping info@yinfugold.com or tommytsap@yinfucorp.com www.yinfucorp.comSource:Yinfu Gold Corp