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Yamana Gold Declares Third Quarter Dividend

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jul 31, 2013) - YAMANA GOLD INC. (YRI.TO)(AUY) declares its third quarter 2013 dividend of $0.065 per share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2013 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on October 11, 2013. The dividend is an "eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes.

About Yamana

Yamana is a Canadian-based gold producer with significant gold production, gold development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas including Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Mexico. Yamana plans to continue to build on this base through existing operating mine expansions, throughput increases, development of new mines, the advancement of its exploration properties and by targeting other gold consolidation opportunities with a primary focus in the Americas.