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Ortac raises £1.7m for core African assets

By: Natasha Odendaal     30th October 2017 Aim-listed Ortac Resources has raised £1.7-million through a placing to fund further investments into its core African assets. The mineral exploration company placed 85-million new ordinary shares of no par value at 2p a share. 

Platinum to come out of Brazil after junior’s London equity raise

By: Martin Creamer     30th June 2017 Platinum is to start coming out of Brazil from next year following Thursday’s listing of Jangada Mines on the London AIM. The new platinum mining company, which advertises itself as having a project in “mining-friendly” Brazil, booked a 10% premium on a 5p a share debut, with the stock changing... 

Amplats' exit from Brazil platinum prospect sparks London listing

By: Martin Creamer     19th June 2017 The withdrawal of South Africa’s Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) from a platinum group metals (PGM) project in Brazil has opened the way for Jangada Mines to acquire the asset and head for the London Aim to raise an initial £2-million in equity capital to fund the project. Jangada chairperson... 

Firestone adds Boyd to the board

By: Natasha Odendaal     18th March 2014 JSE-listed Firestone Energy on Tuesday appointed Lee Boyd nonexecutive director, as Brian McMaster steps down from the board. Boyd, who was currently a director of ASX-listed Anatolia Energy and three of its internationally registered subsidiaries, previously held a directorship position at... 

Firestone board shake-up as Perkins and other directors resign

By: Idéle Esterhuizen     14th June 2013 Coal developer Firestone Energy on Friday announced several board changes, including the resignation of deputy chairperson David Perkins. Perkins was appointed to the board in January 2011. 


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