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HOMELAND MINING AND ENERGY SA PROPRIETARY LIMITED (AN INDIRECT WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF HOMELAND ENERGY GROUP LIMITED, WHICH IS LISTED ON THE TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE)
Friday, April 05, 2013
Acted as legal advisors to HMESA in respect of the disposal of its 50% interest in an established coal mine known as “The Tshedza Colliery” (Eloff Property) and the right to mine and recover the minerals within that area, through a sale of shares in, and claims against Tshedza Mining Resources Proprietary Limited to the company's current BEE partner, Xilombe Mining Proprietary Limited, in consideration for the payment of ZAR110 million, together with and the right to mine and recover the minerals within that area.
Partners Involved: Claire Tucker


CHINA DEVELOPMENT BANK, HONG KONG BRANCH
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Represented China Development Bank Corporation, Hong Kong Branch in respect of its USD80 000 000 term loan facility to Haohua Energy International (Hong Kong) Resource Co. Limited to finance its acquisition of shares in Coal of Africa Limited, which is an Australian company listed in three different jurisdictions, namely, the Australian Stock Exchange (“ASX”), the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange (“AIM”) and the main board of the JSE Limited (“JSE”).
Partners Involved: Dirk  Wessels , Ezra Davids , Lucinda Verster


MINING MINERAL RESOURCES
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
We acted for Mining Mineral Resources. Malaysia Smelting Corporation (“MSC”) has entered into a Sales and Purchase Agreement for a 40% stake in Africa Smelting Corporation Sprl for US$ 400 000. The balance 60% will be held by Mining Mineral Resources Sprl. Africa Smelting Corp currently owns and operates a tin smelting facility in Lumbumbashi, Katanga, in Congo.
Partners Involved: Charles Douglas


INC RESEARCH, LLC
Thursday, October 06, 2011
We are currently assisting Salans LLP, INC Research’s attorneys, with the South African leg of the transaction, which involves providing advice in respect of integrating the businesses of Kendle and INC Research and streamlining the group structure at a local level.
Partners Involved: David Geral , Karen Fulton , Lloyd Chater


PAMODZI GOLD ORKNEY
Tuesday, October 04, 2011
The Joint Provisional Liquidators of Pamodzi Gold Orkney (Pty) Ltd (in provisional liquidation) ("PGO") and China African Precious Metals (Pty) Ltd ("CAPM") are pleased to announce that an agreement ("Agreement") has been concluded for the acquisition by CAPM of all of the assets of PGO relating to its Orkney gold mine ("Mine") for a consideration of R150 million, subject to adjustments in terms of the Agreement that may be applicable in respect of removed or destroyed assets.
Partners Involved: Adam Harris , Charles Douglas , Claire Tucker , Jean Meijer , Talita Laubscher


TRANS HEX GROUP LIMITED
Monday, May 23, 2011
Trans Hex signed an agreement with De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited ("DBCM") on 6 May 2011 in terms of which, and subject to certain conditions precedent, its 50% held associate, Emerald Panther Investments 78 (Proprietary) Limited will acquire assets and liabilities relating to Namaqualand Mines, a division of DBCM.
Partners Involved: Lance Fleiser


SIMMER AND JACK MINES, LIMITED ("SIMMERS")
Wednesday, December 08, 2010
Advised Simmers on the disposal of substantially all of its assets to Village Main Reef Gold Mining (1934) Limited ("Village"), in return for the allotment and issue by Village to Simmers of 597,512,000 ordinary Village shares.
Partners Involved: Barry Garven , Casper van Heerden , Claire Tucker , Patrick Hirsch , Robert Cohen , Tammy Beira


RIO TINTO MINERALS DEVELOPMENT LTD AND KWEZI MINING (PTY) LTD
Monday, November 29, 2010
Acquisition by Coal of Africa Limited of shares from Rio Tinto Minerals Development Ltd and Kwezi Mining (Pty) Ltd.
Partners Involved: Ashleigh Hale


SIMMER AND JACK MINES, LIMITED ("SIMMERS")
Monday, November 22, 2010
Acted for Simmers and the Simmers group entities in terms of a forward sale of gold to Deutsche Bank by a member of the Simmers group, supported by guarantees from Simmers and other Simmers group entities.
Partners Involved: Patrick Hirsch


METOREX LIMITED ("METOREX)
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
The sale by Metorex of its Cons Murch division to Cons Murch Mine (Proprietary) Limited which is held as to 74 % by To The Point Growth Specialists (Proprietary) Limited (which also holds shares in Village Main Reef Gold Mining Company (1934) Limited, a company listed on the JSE) and 26 % by the Cons Much Black Economic Empowerment Trust.
Partners Involved: Barry Garven , Charles Douglas , Claire Tucker , Robert Legh


 
 
   

 

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