VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 15, 2015) - First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company") (TSX:FM)(LSE:FQM) will publish its first quarter 2015 financial and operating results on Thursday, April 30, 2015 following the close of the TSX. The Company's President, Clive Newall, will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the results on Friday, May 1, 2015.

Conference call and webcast details are as follows:

Date: May 1, 2015
Time: 9:00 am (EDT); 2:00 pm (BST); 6:00 am (PDT)
Webcast: www.first-quantum.com
Dial in: North America: (toll free) 1 800 734 4208
International and North America: 1 647 722 6867
United Kingdom: 0 800 692 2011 (toll free) or +44 203 300 0096
Replay: Canada and international: 1 416 626 4100
OR
Toll free North America: 1 800 558 5253
Passcode: 21767115

The conference call replay will be available from 11:00 am (EDT) until 11:59 pm (EDT) on May 8, 2015.

Contact Information:

North American contact:
Sharon Loung
Director, Investor Relations
(647) 346-3934 or Toll Free: 1 (888) 688-6577
(604) 688-3818 (FAX)
sharon.loung@fqml.com

United Kingdom contact:
Clive Newall
President
+44 140 327 3484
+44 140 327 3494 (FAX)
clive.newall@fqml.com
www.first-quantum.com