Metal Tiger Plc
14 September 2017
Metal Tiger Plc
("Metal Tiger" or the "Company")
Appointment of Paragon Partners
Metal Tiger plc (LON:MTR), the London Stock Exchange AIM listed investor in strategic natural resource opportunities, is pleased to announce that the Company has appointed Bangkok based Paragon Partners (“Paragon”) as its advisor with regard to the consideration and execution of attracting local project financing for its Thai Joint Venture as relates to the two silver-lead-zinc mines in Kanchanaburi Province (the “Project”). The engagement would be novated to the proposed listco KEMCO plc should an IPO of Metal Tiger’s Thai Joint Venture be realised.
Paragon Partners have provided solutions to more than 60 clients over a 20 year period, including many international clients and clients in the mining sector, with a combined transaction value of over US$3.0 billion.
Paragon will enable the Project to be known to the financial community in Thailand and provide strategic advice on the best approach for local project financing.
For further information on Paragon Partners please see their website:
For further information on the Company, visit: www.metaltigerplc.com :
|Michael McNeilly (Chief Executive Officer)||Tel: +44(0)20 7099 0738|
|Keith Springall (Finance Director & Company Secretary)||Tel: +44 (0)20 7099 0738|
|Stephen Allen or Bhavesh Patel||RFC Ambrian Ltd (Nominated Adviser)||Tel +44 (0)20 3440 6800|
|Jonathan Williams||RFC Ambrian Ltd (Joint Broker)||Tel +44 (0)20 3440 6800|
| Nick Emerson |
| SI Capital |
|Tel: +44 (0)1483 413 500|
| Andrew Monk |
| VSA Capital Limited |
|Tel: +44 (0)20 3005 5000|
| Gordon Poole |
| Camarco |
|Tel: +44 (0)20 3757 4980|
Notes to Editors:
Metal Tiger plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange AIM Market (“AIM”) with the trading code MTR and invests in high potential mineral projects with a precious and strategic metals focus.
The Company’s target is to deliver a very high return for shareholders by investing in significantly undervalued and/or high potential opportunities in the mineral exploration and development sector timed to coincide, where possible, with a cyclical recovery in the exploration and mining markets. The Company’s key strategic objective is to ensure the distribution to shareholders of major returns achieved from disposals.
Metal Tiger’s Metal Projects Division is focused on the development of its key project interests in Botswana, Spain and Thailand. In Botswana Metal Tiger has a growing interest in the large and highly prospective Kalahari copper/silver belt. In Spain Metal Tiger the Company has tungsten and gold interests in the highly-mineralised Extremadura region. In Thailand Metal Tiger has interests in two potentially near-production stage silver/lead/zinc mines as well as licences, applications and critical historical data covering antimony, copper, gold, silver, lead and zinc opportunities.
The Company has access to a diverse pipeline of new opportunities focused on the natural resource sector including physical resource projects, new natural resource centred technologies and resource sector related fintech opportunities. Pipeline projects deemed commercially viable may be undertaken by Metal Tiger or by an AIM or NEX Exchange (formerly ISDX) partner with whom the Company is engaged.