Hill Dickinson advised special-purpose acquisition company East Star Resources plc on the deal.
East Star Resources plc (LSE: Main Market) made a reverse takeover of Discovery Ventures Kazakhstan Ltd and fundraising of £3.1 million by way of an oversubscribed placing and subscription (RTO).
DVK is a mining exploration company formed with the purpose of identifying and developing gold and base metal projects in Kazakhstan. The company is party to a joint venture and operatorship agreements with the Kazakh national mining company Tau-Ken Samruk, with whom it will jointly undertake exploration activities in mineral the Chu-Ili Belt and Rudny Altai Belt mineral districts.
East Star successfully completed its successful RTO on 10 January 2022, following the approval of shareholders at a general meeting convened on 5 January 2022.
East Star was advised on the deal by Hill Dickinson legal director Jack Delaney (Picture – Corporate), alongside associates Isabella Spencer-Higgins (Corporate) and Laura Marginson (Employment), trainee solicitor Amelia Chung (Corporate) and paralegal Mariam El Mir (Corporate).
Law Firms: Hill Dickinson;
Clients: East Star Resources;