Corporate finance deals Feb 5 to 9 2018

Okapi Resources Limited (ASX:“OKR”) (“Okapi” & “Company”) is pleased to announce that, further to its announcement of 24 January 2018, it has completed the issue of 2,142,857 fully paid ordinary s

Prospect reprices raising

Lithium hopeful Prospect Resources has repriced its recently announced $10 million capital raising, with last week’s slump in the stock market forcing the company to drop the proposed share price.

Eden postpones $6m raising

Perth-based Eden Innovations has postponed a planned $6 million capital raising in response to this week's stock market weakness.

Arrow raises $5.2m in JV and placement

Arrow Minerals (formerly Segue Resources) has received $5.2 million through a joint venture agreement and equity investment from nickel and gold producer Independence Group, along with a capital raising to fund its gold and lithium projects in Western Australia.

Corporate finance deals Jan 29 to Feb 2 2018

Ardiden Limited (ASX: ADV) is pleased to announce that it has completed the successful acquisition of 100% of the early stage Bold Property Colbalt-Copper Project in Ontario, Canada with a final payme

Botanix in $15m raising

Medical dermatology company Botanix Pharmaceuticals has raised $15 million through a strongly supported share placement, with the proceeds set to be spent on developing its lead product for acne.

Investec wins Landgate role

The state government has selected investment bank Investec as its commercial adviser on land registry agency Landgate, adding to speculation it is a likely privatisation target.

Northern increases SPP to $15m

Rare earths developer Northern Minerals has lifted the limit on its share purchase plan to $15 million on the back of strong demand from existing shareholders.

Stavely in $8.3m raising

Copper and gold explorer Stavely Minerals has raised $8.3 million via a share placement and share purchase plan, with the company completing drilling programs at a number of tenements on the east coast.

Global taps investors for $6.7m

Global Energy Ventures has raised $6.7 million through a share placement, with the proceeds to be used on the development of the company’s compressed natural gas technology.

Prospect in $10m raising

Lithium hopeful Prospect Resources has tapped investors for $10 million as the company develops its Arcadia project in Zimbabwe.

De Grey secures Pilbara gold project

Local explorer De Grey Mining will proceed with a $15 million acquisition of the Indee gold project, located near Port Hedland, from private company Northwest Nonferrous Mining Australia.

Corporate finance deals Jan 22 to Jan 26 2018

Westgold Resources Limited (ASX:WGX) (Westgold) is pleased to advise that its wholly owned subsidiary, HBJ Minerals Pty Ltd (HBJ) has signed mining tribute agreement over Cannon Mine area.

AWE soars on Mitsui offer

Shares in AWE jumped 16.5 per cent today after Japanese group Mitsui & Co became the third bidder for the oil and gas producer, which is the operator and half owner of the Waitsia gas field north of Perth.

Mitsui trumps rival AWE bidders

Japanese group Mitsui & Co. has announced a surprise $600 million takeover bid for AWE, trumping two existing bids for the oil and gas producer, with the main attraction being AWE’s Waitsia gas project north of Perth.

Perth miners raise $33m

Four Perth-based miners have tapped investors for more than $30 million, with Panoramic Resources raising $20.9 million for its Savannah nickel project in the Kimberley.

WhiteHawk completes $4.5m IPO

Shares in US-focused cybersecurity company WhiteHawk will begin trading on the ASX tomorrow after the company completed a $4.5 million initial public offering using Perth brokers and advisers.

Corporate finance deals Jan 15 to Jan 19 2018

Emerging Goldfields explorer NTM Gold Limited (ASX: NTM) (“NTM” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce it has raised $1.5 million in a heavily oversubscribed placement of new shares.

Tiger to sell DRC assets for $US260m

Perth-based Tiger Resources has sold its assets in the Democratic Republic of Congo, including its Kipoi copper project, to a consortium of Chinese investors for $US260 million ($325 million).

Mercantile increases Bauxite bid

Sir Ron Brierley-chaired Mercantile Investment Company has increased its bid for Perth-based Bauxite Resources to 11 cents, putting it within the price range set out in the independent expert’s report.

Imdex plans $NZ40m acquisition

Mining equipment supplier Imdex expects it will be able to deliver substantial productivity benefits to its clients after striking an option agreement over New Zealand company Flexidrill.