Sabre raises $8m for Namibian exploration

Sabre Resources has raised $8 million to expand drilling programmes at its Guchab copper prospect in Namibia.

Doray takes full ownership of Andy Well

Doray Minerals has bought out its minority partner in the Andy Well gold project in a scrip and cash offer worth $14 milion.

Liontown to raise $3.4m for gold exploration

Liontown Resources has announced a $3.4 million capital raising to fund fast-tracked exploration drilling at its Jubilee Reef gold project in Tanzania.

Ventnor raises $4m for exploration

Ventnor Resources has announced a $4 million share placement to advance drilling programs at its Thaduna/Green Dragon copper project near Meekatharra.

LionGold backs out of Navigator takeover

Navigator Resources has been left high and dry by its potential white-knight, with Singapore-based investment house LionGold Corporation deciding not to make a formal takeover proposal for the embattl

Gindalbie covers $US250m shortfall

Gindalbie Metals has secured an additional $US250 million in financing required to complete construction of its Karara iron ore project in the Mid West.

Elphinstone takes cornerstone stake in Venture

Venture Minerals has lined up $17 million in new capital to fund its Livingstone and Riley direct shipping iron ore projects in Tasmania to production, with magnate Dale Elphinstone’s private company

Sirius announces $7.6m placement

Sirius Resources is capitalising on its recent Nova nickel discovery, launching a $7.6 million capital raising plan to fast track further exploratory drilling at the deposit.

Navigator confirms LionGold as suitor

Navigator Resources has confirmed its mystery takeover bidder as Singapore's LionGold Corporation.

ENK snapped up by Filipino conglomerate

Philippines-based resources and construction giant DMCI Holdings has made a £49.8 million ($73.6 million) takeover offer for ASX and London AIM-listed nickel explorer ENK.

Aspen secures $35m for working capital

Property developer and funds manager Aspen Group has borrowed $35 million from joint venture partner Telstra Super, in order to “undertake the realisation of value” from its interest in the under-cons

Regis beefs up with $150m acquisition

Investors have welcomed Regis Resources' plan to expand into NSW, pushing its share price to record highs after the gold miner said it would use scrip to pay $150 million for the McPhillamys project.

Yeeda lodges prospectus for $9.6m IPO

Yeeda Oil has launched a $9.6 million initial public offering and is aiming to list on the Australian Securities Exchange in early September.

Endeavour acquires fellow goldminer Avion

Endeavour Mining has announced a merger agreement with Avion Gold Corporation, which will result in the creation of a 300,000 ounce per year gold producer.

Coal of Africa launches $US45m placement

Coal of Africa has completed a $US44.8 million share placement to fund its acquisition of the Chapudi coal assets in Limpopo, South Africa, and also provide additional exploration and working capital.

AusGold seeking $9m to advance exploration

Gold miner AusGold has announced a plan to raise $9 million to continue exploration and resource development at its Katanning gold project.

Atlantic takes on more debt for Windimurra

Iron ore and vanadium miner Atlantic has lined up a new $50 million finance facility to boost its working capital as it ramps up production at its Windimurra development in the Mid West.

Silver Lake buys Integra for $426m

Integra Mining has agreed to a $426 million takeover by fellow gold miner Silver Lake Resources in a move that will create one of the nation's larger producers of the precious metal.

Oilex to raise $7m for Indian project

Oilex has launched a $7.09 million capital raising plan to fund drilling at its Cambay oil and liquids project in Gujarat in India.

DuluxGroup complains to Takeovers Panel

Paintmaker DuluxGroup has asked the Takeovers Panel to stop takeover target Alesco Corporation from commenting on the DuluxGroup bid unless it has approval from the panel.

Navigator receives mystery takeover bid

Embattled gold miner Navigator Resources says it has received a non-binding takeover proposal from an unnamed publicly-listed entity.