TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 1, 2011) - Solvista Gold Corporation ("Solvista" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:SVV - News) announces the grant of a total of 1,760,000 stock options to certain officers, directors and employees of the Corporation pursuant to the Corporation's stock option plan. The stock options were granted effective November 1, 2011, exercisable at a price of $0.85 per common share and expire on November 1, 2016. The stock options vest as to one-third (1/3) on November 1, 2011, one-third (1/3) on November 1, 2012 and one-third (1/3) on November 1, 2013.About SolvistaSolvista, a TSX-V listed company, is an early-stage exploration company with two gold projects covering approximately 75,000 hectares in the Antioquia province of Colombia. Solvista is well funded and led by a management team with over 45 years of exploration and mining experience, principally in South and Central America. Solvista's head office is located in Toronto with its Colombian headquarters located in Medellin. For further details on Solvista, its management team and its projects, please refer to Solvista's website at www.solvistagold.com. Solvista's Canadian regulatory filings can be found on SEDAR at www.sedar.com.Neither the TSX-V nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX-V) accepts responsibility for the adequacy of this release. No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained herein.