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Feb 1, 2001 - 09:00 ET Antrim Energy Inc. to Begin Trading on The Toronto Stock Exchange

CALGARY, ALBERTA--ANTRIM ENERGY INC. (CDNX:AEN) ("Antrim") is 
pleased to announce that The Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSE") 
has approved the listing of Antrim's common shares and common 
share purchase warrants for trading on the TSE.  Antrim's common 
shares and warrants are to commence trading on the TSE on February
2, 2001 under the symbols "AEN" and "AEN.WT" respectively.  
Following the commencement of trading on the TSE, Antrim intends 
to de-list its securities from the Canadian Venture Exchange. 

Antrim's global operations include the production of oil in 
Argentina, natural gas in the Czech Republic, participation in the
Rimu oil discovery in New Zealand and near term drilling on 
exploration prospects in Tunisia, onshore UK and offshore 
Australia.  

Antrim is committed to a strategy of growth through high impact 
global exploration supported by cash flow from our expanding 
production base. Antrim is debt free. 

Certain statements contained in this press release may be 
considered as "forward-looking" statements.  Such forward-looking 
statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause
actual results to differ materially from estimated or implied 
results. 

Updated information about Antrim can be accessed on its website: 
www.antrimenergy.com.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Antrim Energy Inc.
Stephen Greer
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
E-mail: greers@antrimenergy.com
Website: www.antrimenergy.com

or

Antrim Energy Inc.
Keith Scrimger
(403) 264-5111
E-mail: scrimger@antrimenergy.com
The Canadian Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.