Pretivm Reports Second Quarter Results; Gold Sales Have Commenced

Pretium Resources Inc.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 10, 2017) - Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report highlights from the second quarter of 2017 and commissioning updates for its high-grade gold Brucejack Mine. During commissioning in June and grade ramp-up in July a total of 25,392 ounces of gold were produced from low-grade stockpiles, development muck and, in July, the addition of stope ore. Gold sales have commenced.