Alamos Gold (AGI) offers ~C$780M in cash and stock to acquire Aurizon Mines (AZK) to gain access...

|About: Alamos Gold Inc (AGI)|By:, SA News Editor

Alamos Gold (AGI) offers ~C$780M in cash and stock to acquire Aurizon Mines (AZK) to gain access to AZK's only operating gold mine, Casa Berardi, in northern Quebec. The bid values AZK at $4.65/share, a 36% premium over Friday's Toronto closing price. Alamos also applies to list its common shares on the NYSE under the AGI ticker. AZK +27.4% premarket.