Streaming and royalty deals: the icing on the cake

THE rise of royalty and metal streaming companies in the past decade has provided the mining industry with a new way to raise capital – and no longer are they only being adopted by smaller companies seeking additional project finance. As more companies consider using these structures in an equity market that remains challenging, Ashurst Partner Lorenzo Pacitti outlines some of the key issues that need to be considered.

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Since August, three of the mining industry’s biggest names in Glencore, Barrick Gold and Teck Resources have used precious metals streaming deals to collectively raise in excess of $US2 billion as