Innovative Financing - June 18, 2014


with partners
Canada-Southern Africa Chamber of Business
& Goodmans LLP


Innovative Financing for the Global Mining Industry in Challenging Times

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Wednesday June 18, 2014
14h00 - 18h30
Goodmans LLP
Bay Adelaide Centre, 333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Tel: 416.979.2211

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Challenging times in the mining industry calls for innovative solutions for raising money for your mining project, be it in Africa, North America, South America, Australia or elsewhere. Join us for this informative afternoon session featuring an in-depth, expert panel discussion on non-traditional financing sources and structures to move your project forward. Key sources and structures to be covered include royalties/streams, private equity and pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and SOEs, commodity-linked debt, preferred share instruments, convertibles, off-take financing, joint ventures and crowd funding. The afternoon wraps up with a networking cocktail reception with our expert panel and presenters.

Why Attend
  • Learn from industry experts about what mining projects are getting financed in today's market, how and why
  • Meet "non-traditional" investors during networking breaks
  • Learn about non-traditional financing source and structures including royalties/streams, private equity and pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and SOEs, commodity-linked debt, preferred share instruments, convertibles, off-take financing, joint ventures and crowd funding
  • Learn what deal structures will and won't be considered in today's market
  • Learn what you should focus on in presenting opportunities to providers of capital

    Program
  • 14h00 - 14h25 - Registration and Networking
  • 14h25 - 14h30 - Welcome
  • 14h30 - 14h55 - Global Mining Outlook (current macro-economic environment, valuations, commodity prices) - James Lusby, Partner, Audit and Assurance Group, PwC
  • 14h55 - 15h20 - Current State of Traditional and Non-Traditional Mining Financings (trends, characteristics of successful recent financings and market reaction) - Michael Faralla, Head of Global Mining, TD Securities
  • 15h20 - 15h40 - Key Regulatory Considerations and Legal Perspectives for Non-Traditional Financing Structures - Kari MacKay, Partner, Goodmans LLP
  • 15h40 -16h00 - Refreshment Break
  • 16h00 - 17h20 - Moderated Panel Discussion
  • providers of capital (mining companies who have undertaken recent financings, independent adviser, investment bank, law firm) including Sandip Rana, Chief Financial Officer, Franco-Nevada Corporation, David Bryson, Chief Financial Officer, Hudbay Minerals Inc., Caroline Donally, Director, Denham Capital, Michael Faralla, Head of Global Mining, TD Securities, Kari MacKay, Partner, Goodmans LLP, Nick Nikolakakis, Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Rubicon Minerals Corporation, David Thomas, Managing Director, Canada, Resource Capital Funds
  • 17h20 -18h30 - Networking Cocktail Reception

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    For more information seminar contact Wayne Floreani.