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LONDON, December 07, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
07 December 2021
Metal Tiger plc
("Metal Tiger" or the "Company")
Kalahari Metals Limited – Change of Controlling Interest
Metal Tiger plc (AIM: MTR, ASX: MTR), the AIM and ASX listed investor in natural resource opportunities, is pleased to note that the Company has received consent from the Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security in Botswana (the "Minister"), for the change of controlling interest in Kalahari Metals Limited ("KML") to Cobre Limited ("Cobre").
As a result of the Minister’s approval, Metal Tiger will transfer 1.1% of the Company’s interest in KML to Cobre, increasing Cobre’s interest to a controlling 51% position. In exchange, Metal Tiger will receive 445,368 Cobre shares, increasing the Company’s interest to 26,452,331 Cobre shares which represents approximately 17% of Cobre’s issued share capital. Metal Tiger will be interested in an additional 8,311,765 shares following Metal Tiger’s participation in the Cobre Fundraise which is due to be settled imminently which would result in MTR holding approximately 21% of Cobre Limited.
Cobre’s full statement can be read here:
For further information on the Company, visit: www.metaltigerplc.com
(Chief Executive Officer)
Tel: +44 (0)20 3287 5349
(Chief Investment Officer)
Strand Hanson Limited (Nominated Adviser)
Tel +44 (0)20 7409 3494
Arden Partners plc (Broker)
Tel: +44 (0)20 7614 5900
Camarco (Financial PR)
Tel: +44 (0)20 3757 4980
Notes to Editors:
Metal Tiger PLC is admitted to the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange AIM Market ("AIM") and the ASX Market of the Australian Securities Exchange Market ("ASX") with the trading code MTR and invests in high potential mineral projects with a base, precious and strategic metals focus.
The Company's target is to deliver a high return for shareholders by investing in significantly undervalued and/or high potential opportunities in the mineral exploration and development sector. Metal Tiger has two investment divisions: Equity Investments and Project Investments.
Equity Investments invests in undervalued natural resource companies. The majority of its investments are listed on AIM, the TSX and the ASX, which includes its interest in Sandfire Resources Limited (ASX: SFR). The Company also considers selective opportunities to invest in private natural resource companies, typically where there is an identifiable path to IPO. Through the trading of equities and warrants, Metal Tiger seeks to generate cash for investment for the Project Investments division.
Project Investments is focused on the development of its key project interests in Botswana, where Metal Tiger has a growing interest in the large and highly prospective Kalahari copper/silver belt through its interest in Kalahari Metals Limited.
The Company actively assesses new investment opportunities on an on-going basis and has access to a diverse pipeline of new opportunities in the natural resources and mining sectors. For pipeline opportunities deemed sufficiently attractive, Metal Tiger may invest in the project or entity by buying publicly listed shares, by financing privately and/or by entering into a joint venture.
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