SOURCE: Anglo Pacific Group PLC

February 06, 2015 07:00 ET

Anglo Pacific Group PLC: Placing and Open Offer

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Feb 6, 2015) - Anglo Pacific Group PLC (TSX: APY) (LSE: APF)

Anglo Pacific Group PLC
Firm Placing and Placing and Open Offer of 49,375,000 New Ordinary Shares at an Offer Price of 80 pence per share

Anglo Pacific Group PLC ("Anglo Pacific", the "Company") (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY) is pleased to announce the results of the oversubscribed equity placing announced by the Company on February 4, 2015. A total of 49,375,000 New Ordinary Shares of 2 pence each in Anglo Pacific (the "Placing Shares") have been conditionally placed at an Offer Price of 80 pence per share, to raise aggregate gross proceeds of £39.5 million (approximately US$60 million) (the "Equity Placing"). The Offer Price represents a discount of approximately 3.9 per cent. to the closing middle market price of 83.25 pence per share on February 3, 2015, being the last business day prior to the announcement of the Firm Placing, Placing and Open Offer and a discount of approximately 3.6 per cent. to the closing middle market price of 83 pence per share on February 5, 2015, being the last business day prior to this announcement.

The Placing Shares comprise 26,750,000 Firm Placed Shares and 22,625,000 Conditional Placed Shares. The Placing Shares represent approximately 42.4 per cent. of the Company's issued ordinary share capital prior to the Equity Placing.

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For further information:

  Anglo Pacific Group PLC   +44 (0) 20 3435 7400
  Julian Treger - Chief Executive Officer
Mark Potter - Chief Investment Officer
 
  Website:   http://www.anglopacificgroup.com/
   
  BMO Capital Markets Limited - Sponsor and Joint Bookrunner   +44 (0) 20 7664 8020
  Jeffrey Couch / Neil Haycock / Tom Rider / Jenny Wyllie  
   
  Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Bookrunner   +44 (0) 20 3037 2000
  Raj Khatri / Ken Fleming / Fergus Marcroft / Nicholas Harland / Ariel Tepperman  
   
  Shard Capital Partners LLP - Co-Manager   +44 (0) 20 3463 4970
  Katrina Damouni / Damon Heath / Gareth Burchell  
   
  Bell Pottinger   +44 (0) 20 3772 2500
  Nick Lambert / Lorna Cobbett  
     

 

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