-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, C9TdiANaxvJ3d8cXEM2PJ9+11vw0P75OtbI0zzXcNTESFV7B/PFcgyCsECvNBIoG sG6eHi58eE5QjKT+ew4srw== 0000921638-10-000017.txt : 20100216 0000921638-10-000017.hdr.sgml : 20100215 20100212180153 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0000921638-10-000017 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13G PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 FILED AS OF DATE: 20100216 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20100212 SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: ESPERANZA SILVER CORP CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001261252 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: MINING, QUARRYING OF NONMETALLIC MINERALS (NO FUELS) [1400] IRS NUMBER: 000000000 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-80176 FILM NUMBER: 10601581 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: STE 300 570 GRANVILLE ST CITY: BRITISH COLUBIA STATE: A1 ZIP: 000000 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: SILVER STANDARD RESOURCES INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000921638 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: MINERAL ROYALTY TRADERS [6795] IRS NUMBER: 000000000 STATE OF INCORPORATION: A1 FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13G BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 999 W HASTINGS ST STREET 2: SUITE 1400 CITY: VANCOUVER BC CANADA STATE: A1 ZIP: V6C 2W2 BUSINESS PHONE: 604-689-3846 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 999 W HASTINGS ST STREET 2: SUITE 1400 CITY: VANCOUVER BC CANADA STATE: A1 ZIP: V6C 2W2 SC 13G 1 sch13g-feb12.htm SCHEDULE 13G - FEBRUARY 12, 2010 sch13g-feb12.htm


 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C.  20549
 
 
SCHEDULE 13G


Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


ESPERANZA SILVER CORPORATION


(Name of Issuer)

 
Common Shares


(Title of Class of Securities)


29664T 10 2 

                               
(CUSIP Number)


December 31, 2009   

                                      
(Date of Event which Requires Filing of This Statement)
 

 

Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed:

/  /           Rule 13d-1(b)
/x/           Rule 13d-1(c)
/  /           Rule 13d-1(d)
 
 

 
 
 CUSIP No. 29664T 10 2  Page 2 of 5
 
 

1
NAME OF REPORTING PERSON                                                                                                        Silver Standard Resources Inc.
S.S OR I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. OF ABOVE PERSON                                                           Not Applicable
 
2
CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP
(a)  ___
     (b)  ___
3
SEC USE ONLY
 
 
4
CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
British Columbia, Canada
 
NUMBER OF
SHARES
5
SOLE VOTING POWER
6,459,600
BENEFICIALLY
OWNED BY
6
SHARED VOTING POWER
0
EACH
REPORTING
7
SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
6,459,600
PERSON
WITH
8
SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
0
9
AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
 
6,459,600
10
CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES
   ___
 
11
PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
13.48%
 
12
TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON
 
CO
 
 
 

 CUSIP No. 29664T 10 2  Page 3 of 5
 

 


Item 1(a).        Name of Issuer:
 
Esperanza Silver Corporation

Item 1(b).        Address of Issuer's Principal Executive Offices:

Suite 300 - 570 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC  V6C 3P1

Item 2
(a). - (c). Name, Principal Business Address and Citizenship of Person Filing:
 
Silver Standard Resources Inc.
Suite 1400 - 999 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada  V6C 2W2
Citizenship:  Canadian

Item 2(d).        Title of Class of Securities:

Common Shares

Item 2(e).        CUSIP Number:

29664T 10 2

Item 3.
If this statement is filed pursuant to Rule 13d-1(b), or 13d-2(b) or (c), check whether the person filing is a:

 
       (a) /  / Broker or dealer registered under Section 15 of the Exchange Act.
 
       (b) /  / Bank as defined in Section 3(a)(6) of the Exchange Act.
 
       (c) /  / Insurance company as defined in Section 3(a)(19) of the Exchange Act.
 
(d) /  / Investment company registered under Section 8 of the Investment Company Act.
 
(e) /  / An investment adviser in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E).
 
(f) /  / An employee benefit plan or endowment fund in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(F).
 
(g) /  / A parent holding company or control person in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(ii)(G).
 
(h) /  / A savings association as defined in Section 3(b) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.
 
(i) /  / A church plan that is excluded from the definition of an investment company under Section 3(c)(14) of the Investment Company Act.
 
(j) /  / Group, in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J).

 
Not Applicable

 
 
 
 

 
CUSIP No. 29664T 10 2  Page 4 of 5
 
 
 
 
Item 4.             Ownership.

 
The information in items 1 and 5 through 11 on the cover page (p. 2) on Schedule 13G is hereby incorporated by reference.

 
Percentage ownership based on 47,934,521 Common Shares outstanding at December 31, 2009.  The reporting person owns 6,459,600 Common Shares of the Issuer.

Item 5.            Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.

 
If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of securities, check the following [   ]

Item 6.            Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person.

Not Applicable

Item 7.
Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary which Acquired the Security Being Reported on by the Parent Holding Company or Control Person.

Not Applicable

Item 8.            Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.

Not Applicable

Item 9.            Notice of Dissolution of Group.

Not Applicable

Item 10.          Certification.

By signing below, the undersigned certifies that, to the best of its knowledge and belief, the securities referred to above were not acquired and are not held for the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.
 
 
 

 
 
CUSIP No. 29664T 10 2  Page 5 of 5
 

SIGNATURE
 
 

 
After reasonable inquiry and to the best of its knowledge and belief, the undersigned certifies that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.
 


Date:           February 12, 2010                                                      Silver Standard Resources Inc.



By:   /s/ John J. Kim                                                                                                     
                   John J. Kim, Assistant Corporate Secretary
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

 

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