Silver Standard to purchase Marigold Mine for $275M Silver Standard Resources (SSRI) announces that it has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with subsidiaries of Goldcorp (GG) and Barrick Gold (ABX) to purchase 100% of the Marigold mine, a producing gold mine in Nevada, USA for cash consideration of $275M. Under the terms of the Agreement, Silver Standard will acquire a 100% interest in Marigold for cash consideration of $275M. The purchase price will be funded from cash on hand. Under the terms of the Agreement, Silver Standard will be required to provide financial assurances to the environmental regulatory authorities with respect to Marigold's long term environmental and reclamation obligations. Silver Standard expects the transaction to close in April.