China Moly Pulled Off Nearly $4 Billion in Acquisitions in Three Weeks

China Moly awarded Large Cap Deal of the Year at Mines and Money London


Despite the lack of large-scale M&A in the mining sector in 2016, China Moly managed to make two billion-dollar plus deals in the span of three weeks. Speaking from the awards gala at Mines and Money London, Matthew Bungey, managing director at Barclays Capital, told SmallCapPower how China Moly was able to acquire Anglo American’s niobium and phosphate assets and a significant copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Find out how they were able to make these acquisitions and what sets them apart from their peers.

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This year’s Mining Journal Outstanding Achievement Awards and Gala Dinner took place at the Hilton on Park Lane in London, England. The awards ceremony was hosted by Dominic Firsby and Amanda Van Dyke, Fund Manager, Peter House Asset Management. The Gala dinner attracted 1,000 industry leaders from all corners of the mining investment world. The night was a glittering evening of entertainment with an opportunity to honour the companies and individuals who exhibited outstanding achievement in the following nine categories

  • Country Award
  • Exploration Award
  • Corporate Development Award
  • Small and Mid- Cap Deal of the year award
  • Chief Executive of the Year Award
  • Advisors & AMA Analyst Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award