Caledonia Mining Corporation

Caledonia Mining Corporation

December 18, 2014 12:05 ET

Caledonia Mining Corporation: Share purchase

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2014) - Caledonia Mining Corporation ("Caledonia") (TSX:CAL)(OTCQX:CALVF)(AIM:CMCL) announces that Mark Learmonth, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, has today purchased 27,500 ordinary shares in Caledonia at 36p per share.

Following this transaction, Mr Learmonth's total beneficial holding has increased to 194,230 ordinary shares representing 0.37 per cent of the issued ordinary share capital of Caledonia.

About Caledonia Mining

Following the implementation of indigenisation in Zimbabwe, Caledonia's primary asset is a 49% interest in an operating gold mine in Zimbabwe ("Blanket"). Caledonia's shares are listed in Canada on the Toronto Stock Exchange as "CAL", on London's AIM as "CMCL" and are also traded on the American OTCQX as "CALVF".

Caledonia is debt-free and at September 30, 2014 had cash of $27.9m held with its bankers in the UK, Canada and South Africa. Blanket is a low-cost producer: in the 9 months ended September 30, 2014, Blanket's on-mine costs were US$599 per ounce of gold produced and its all-in sustaining cost was US$972 per ounce of gold produced. Caledonia expects to publish its result for the year to December 31, 2014 on March 31, 2015.

Contact Information

  • Caledonia Mining Corporation
    Mark Learmonth
    +27 11 447 2499

    John Prior/ Paul Gillam/ James Black
    +44 20 7260 1000

    Tim Blythe/Halimah Hussain/Camilla Horsfall/George Yeomans
    +44 20 7138 3204

    WH Ireland
    Adrian Hadden/James Bavister
    +44 20 7220 1751