Jun. 17, 2014, 12:34 PM
- First Quantum Minerals (FQVLF -0.2%) agrees to acquire Lumina Copper (LCPRF +19.6%) for $470M in a cash and stock deal that values Lumina at $10/share, a 28% premium above Lumina's Monday closing price.
- The dea; gives First Quantum the Taca Taca project in Argentina, one of the world’s most promising undeveloped copper deposits with more than 28B lbs. of copper resources and another major project in Latin America to go with Cobre Panama and Haquira.
Oct. 10, 2012, 11:52 AM
Lumina Copper (LCPRF.PK) has said it wants to sell itself this year, but a sale no longer looks imminent after it announces a $23.7M private placement financing and that it expects to complete a preliminary economic assessment on its undeveloped Taca Taca copper project early next year.| Oct. 10, 2012, 11:52 AM
Jun. 15, 2012, 3:11 PM
Lumina Copper (LCPRF.PK +12.6%), long viewed as a potential takeover target, says it has set up a special committee to study strategic alternatives, including a possible sale. Lumina, one of mining entrepreneur Ross Beaty's stable of companies, controls the Taca Taca project in Argentina, one of the only world-class copper projects owned by a junior company.| Jun. 15, 2012, 3:11 PM | 1 Comment