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Goodmans Deals & Cases

This section contains brief summaries of selected significant cases and transactions.  You'll also find representative lists  - by year - of major transactions and cases where Goodmans' involvement is a matter of public record or where inclusion in the list has been authorized by our clients.

China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. Completes Aggregate US$1B Global Offering and Mineral Property Acquisition, Combined with Listing on the HKSE

2010

Areas Asia Practice, Corporate Finance and Securities, Mining and Natural Resources, Tax

Summary

Goodmans represented China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. ("China Gold"), a British Columbia company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, in connection with the completion of a multi-stage transaction consisting of a US$309 million public offering of common shares, a listing of its common shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and a US$742.3 million acquisition of Skyland Mining Limited, a private company who owns the Jiama polymetallic mining property in Tibet from China National Gold Group Hong Kong Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of China National Gold Group Corporation, the Company’s largest shareholder, and Rapid Result Investments Limited. The global offering was underwritten by a syndicate led by Citigroup Global Markets Asia Inc., with Bank of China International acting as joint book runner and joint lead manager.

China Gold International Resources Corp Ltd is a TSX listed mining company that is focused on gold production and acquisitions. China National Gold, the largest gold producer in China, is a state-owned enterprise, 100% held by the State Investment Commission of the State Council of China. China National Gold’s business covers exploration, mining, engineering, construction, gold smelting, refining, processing, and gold sales.