Dioro Exploration

Ramelius accepts Avoca's Dioro offer

Ramelius Resources says it intends to accept Avoca Resources' takeover offer for Dioro Exploration, a miner it had recently set its acquisition sights on.

Avoca up on Dioro recommendation

Shares in Avoca Resources were higher today after Dioro Exploration recommended shareholders accept the gold miner's cash and scrip takeover offer.

Dioro rejects Ramelius takeover offer

Takeover target Dioro Exploration has recommended shareholders reject Ramelius Resources' offer, paving the way for rival bidder Avoca Resources to gain control.

Dioro battle rages with new offers

Dioro Exploration shareholders have been advised to take no action after gold producer Avoca Resources sweetened its takeover offer on December 29 with a new offer valued at $115 million.

Ramelius extends Dioro bid

Ramelius Resources has extended its takeover offer for Dioro Exploration by one month as it increases its interest to 29 per cent.

Ramelius ramps up Dioro takeover

Ramelius Resources' takeover bid for Dioro Exploration is gaining momentum with the Adelaide-based company boosting its shareholding by more than 9 per cent and extending the offer by three weeks.

Avoca likely to lift Dioro stake

Avoca Resources is set to increase its shareholding in Dioro Exploration after it agreed to buy 3 million Dioro options from BNP Paribas.

Ramelius makes Dioro bid unconditional

Ramelius Resources has declared its takeover offer for Dioro Exploration unconditional after receiving the green-light from the Foreign Investment Review Board.

Avoca directors join Dioro board

Avoca Resources has appointed three of its board members, including managing director Rohan Williams, to the board of 44.85 per cent owned company, Dioro Exploration.

Ramelius offer on Dioro opening soon

Ramelius Resources is pressing ahead with its takeover offer for WA goldfields neighbour Dioro Exploration, even though Avoca Resources has snared 44 per cent of Dioro..

Avoca raises stake in Dioro to 44%

Gold producer, Avoca Resources managed to raise its stake in takeover target Dioro Exploration to more than 44 per cent by the close of business yesterday, ending the four-month acquisition proposal.

Avoca secures timely 36% stake in Dioro

Gold producer, Avoca Resources may have secured a victory in the final hours of its bid for Goldfields miner Dioro Exploration, raising its stake in Dioro to just over 36 per cent after a UK fund manager relinquished its hefty interest in the miner.

Dioro surges on Ramelius $92m offer

Shares in Dioro Exploration have surged as it urges shareholders take no action on Ramelius Resources' $92 million all-scrip takeover bid, a higher offer to Avoca Resources' recommended proposal.

Ramelius launches $92m bid for Dioro

Avoca Resources' recommended takeover offer for Dioro Exploration has been trumped by Adelaide-based Ramelius Resources, which today launched a superior $92 million all-scrip offer for the gold miner.

Dioro in support of Avoca's takeover bid

Dioro Exploration has capitulated to Avoca Resources' hostile $68 million takeover after the fellow gold miner increased its bid and a rival deal with a Canadian miner fell through.

Northgate cuts Dioro acquisition talks

Dioro Exploration's defence against Avoca Resources' hostile takeover bid has collapsed after its white knight, Northgate Minerals Corporation, terminated talks over the proposed acquisition of Dioro's stake in a key gold asset.

Dioro in halt as Avoca extends offer

Shares in takeover target Dioro Exploration have been placed in a trading halt ahead of an announcement regarding a Canadian company's proposal to buy it's flagship asset while hostile suitor Avoca Resources extends its takeover offer again.

Dioro mulls Frog's Leg asset sale

Takeover target Dioro Exploration says it has received a proposal from Canada's Northgate Minerals Corporation for the purchase of its 49 per cent stake in the Frog's Leg gold mine.

Battle looms for Avoca's Dioro bid

Dioro Exploration major shareholder Baker Steel Capital Manager has increased its stake in the takeover target, which is expecting an offer from a Canadian company to trump the hostile Avoca Resources bid.

Avoca, Dioro takeover battle rages on

Takeover target Dioro Exploration says it is in advanced discussions with Canadian copper and gold miner Northgate Minerals Corporation as original suitor Avoca Resources extends its $68.5 million offer.

Dioro rejects Avoca's sweetened offer

Dioro Exploration has urged shareholders to reject a sweetened takeover offer from Avoca Resources, adding it had entered into confidential negotiations with third parties.

Avoca's Dioro offer now unconditional

Avoca Resources says it is surprised that target Dioro Exploration has not provided a recommendation to its takeover bid as it today declared the offer unconditional.

Dioro asseses Avoca's sweetened offer

Takeover target Dioro Exploration has urged its shareholders to take no action on a sweetened $71 million takeover bid by Avoca Resources.

Avoca lifts Dioro offer to over $70m

Gold miner Avoca Resources has ramped up its takeover for Dioro Exploration, today lifting its all-scrip offer to more than $70 million.

Dealmakers ponder life after the crisis

It is not that Perth dealmakers are joining the dole queues, they have just had a little more time on their hands recently.

Get a reality check: Avoca tells Dioro

Avoca Resources says takeover target Dioro Exploration needs a "reality check" over the high valuation of its shares which is around 180 per cent higher than the company's current share price.

Avoca hits back at Dioro valuation

Avoca Resources has hit back at KPMG's high valuation of takeover target Dioro Exploration's share price, saying it does not reflect market value.

Dioro confirms third party talks

Takeover target Dioro Exploration has confirmed it has held talks with third parties that may result in a counter offer to Avoca Resources' bid.

FIRB approves Avoca's bid for Dioro

Avoca Resources has received the green light from the Foreign Investment Review Board for its takeover bid for gold miner Dioro Exploration.

Dioro lists on Toronto exchange

Australian gold producer Dioro Exploration NL commenced trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Friday.

Dioro gets all clear for South Kal bid

Perth-based gold company Dioro Exploration NL has satisfied all conditions in its bid to acquire the South Kalgoorlie gold mining project from Harmony Gold Australia.