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Centaurus finds funds for Brazilian exploration

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     4th April 2018 Brazil-focused Centaurus Metals will raise A$2.25-million to advance ongoing exploration at its Itapitanga nickel/cobalt project and Salobo West copper/gold project. Centaurus has entered into an option underwriting agreement with Peloton Capital to fully underwrite its upcoming exercise of... 

Centaurus Metals earns 100% interest in Brazil gold tenements

By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th September 2017 ASX-listed Centaurus Metals has exercised its right to acquire a 100% interest in the tenements that make up the 750 km2 Pará exploration package, in Brazil. Centaurus in October 2016 entered into an earn-in agreement with Terrativa Minerais. Under the terms of the agreement, Centaurus was... 

Centaurus completes Serra Misteriosa drilling, mobilises Salobo West exploration team

By: Schalk Burger     1st September 2017 ASX-listed Centaurus Metals has completed exploration drilling at its Serra Misteriosa gold project, in northern Brazil, and is mobilising exploration field teams to the Salobo West copper-gold project, in the Pará province, in northern Brazil. The company announced Thursday that the first phase... 

Centaurus to start exploration at Salobo West

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     22nd August 2017 Brazil-focused explorer Centaurus Metals has been awarded a key environmental licence for its Salobo Wet copper/gold project, prompting the ASX-listed company to fast-track its maiden exploration programme at the asset. Centaurus on Tuesday said that with the receipt of the licence much earlier... 

Centaurus raises cash for Brazil projects

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     9th August 2017 ASX-listed Centaurus Metals has raised A$2.5-million through a five-for-nine renounceable rights issue. The company on Wednesday said that it would issue some 624-million new shares, as well as 624-million new options, with an exercise price of 1c each and and expiry date of August 2019. 

Modest growth predicted in key iron-ore producing countries

28th July 2017 Global iron-ore production will grow modestly, predicts research firm BMI, which breaks this growth in output down further, to mine restarts and expansions in Brazil and India. The company’s analysis posits that global iron-ore production will grow modestly from 3.091-billion tons in 2017 to... 

Centaurus raises cash for Brazilian exploration

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     12th July 2017 ASX-listed Centaurus Metals will raise some A$2.5-million to advance exploration at its gold and copper projects in Brazil. The company on Wednesday announced it will undertake a partially underwritten rights issue under which eligible shareholders will be allowed to subscribe for five new... 

Centaurus embarks on potash growth strategy with new JV

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th June 2016 Formerly Brazil-only iron-ore company Centaurus Metals is continuing its diversification strategy and has now, in addition to copper and gold, also added potash to its portfolio. The ASX-listed company announced on Friday that it would embark on a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with Tavarua... 

Iron-ore portfolio expanded with highly prospective project

3rd July 2015 Iron-ore company Centaurus Metals announced it has taken the first step towards expanding its direct shipping ore (DSO) business in south‐east Brazil, after securing an option to acquire 100% interest in a portfolio of highly prospective tenements with extensive DSO mineralisation. 

Centaurus directors cut their own pay to save costs

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     9th March 2015 Australia-based iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals has announced plans to cut director fees as part of its cost-saving initiatives following a capital raise in February. Centaurus raised A$1.1-million through a share placement last month, and announced plans to raise a further A$3.5-million... 

Centaurus appoints hunter for Candonga financing

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     6th January 2015 ASX-listed metals developer Centaurus Metals has appointed resource financier RMB Resources to arrange for a A$6-million working capital facility to underpin the development of the Candonga iron-ore project, in Brazil. Funds would also be used to support ongoing exploration programmes in Brazil,... 

Centaurus hopeful at Candonga West

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     24th November 2014 A recent ground magnetic survey has proven positive for metals developer Centaurus Metals, with the company saying on Monday that it had confirmed the potential for high-grade direct shipping ore (DSO) at the recently acquired Candonga West project, in Brazil. Centaurus acquired the Candonga... 

Centaurus struggles to find offtake partner, funding for Brazil project

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     12th June 2014 The share price of ASX-listed iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals took a tumble on Thursday on news that the company was having difficulty in securing a life-of-mine offtake partner for its Jambreiro project, in Brazil. Centaurus has been in discussions with a number of potential offtake... 

Centaurus raises cash for Jambreiro development

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     4th April 2014 Iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals has launched a share placement to raise A$5-million in order to advance its Brazilian iron-ore projects. The ASX-listed company said on Friday that it would place some 40-million shares, at a price of A$0.125 each to new and existing investors. Shareholders... 

Creamer Media publishes Iron-Ore Roundup for March 2013 research report

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th April 2013 The March 2013 roundup includes details of the preliminary feasibility study on ASX-listed WPG Resources’ A$1.58-billion Giffen Well project, in South Australia; ASX-listed iron-ore miner Legacy Iron’s plans for the proposed spin-off of its gold assets into a new entity; and Brazil’s federal... 

Centaurus signs MoU with Brazil state

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     18th January 2013 Iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the state of Minas Gerais, as well as other key state departments, to facilitate the development of its flagship Jambreiro project, in Brazil. The ASX-listed Centaurus said on Friday that the MoU would result... 

Centaurus cashes up for feasibility study

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     6th September 2012 Metals developer Centaurus Metals on Thursday reported that it was cashed-up to complete the feasibility study on its Jambreiro iron-ore project, in Brazil, following the completion of a A$26.2-million capital raising. The ASX-listed Centaurus on Thursday said that it had completed and allotted... 

Centaurus raises funds for Jambreiro push

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     9th July 2012 Iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals would undertake a A$26.2-million equity raising to underpin the completion of the bankable feasibility study of its flagship Jambreiro project, in Brazil, and to fund the final push towards financing and development. The equity raising would be undertaken over... 

Centaurus swaps projects in Brazil

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     22nd May 2012 Iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals has acquired the Curral Velho iron-ore project in Brazil in exchange for its interest in the Caçapava copper/gold project through a tenement swap agreement. The Curral Velho project comprises six tenements covering some 83 km2, and was located 350 km from the... 

Centaurus signs access agreement at Jambreiro

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     27th April 2012 Iron-ore developer Centaurus Metals has signed a ten-year land access and cooperation agreement for its Jambreiro project, in Brazil, allowing for the development of the project. Under the terms of the agreement, Centaurus would pay A$625 000 to landholder Cenibra for long-term access to the... 


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