Equity Investments

OZ Minerals has equity interests in a small number of other mining and exploration companies. OZ Minerals considers these holdings likely to generate future value to the company and to shareholders.

The various holdings are as follows:


422.8m shares in Toro Energy

Toro Energy Limited (ASX code: TOE AU) is an Australian listed uranium exploration and development company. OZ Minerals’ interest in Toro is a strategic window into the uranium industry. OZ Minerals owns around 22% of Toro. 

For further information on this company please visit www.toroenergy.com.au.


50.0m shares in Renaissance Minerals

OZ Minerals owns around 12% of Australian listed Renaissance Minerals (ASX code: RNS AU) as a consequence of the sale in early 2012 of its Cambodian gold exploration interests to Renaissance. 
Consideration for the purchase was a combination of cash up front, deferred cash, shares and options in Renaissance. 

For further information on this company please visit www.renaissanceminerals.com.au


8.0m shares in Minotaur Exploration

In early 2005, OZ Minerals subscribed for a small stake in Minotaur Exploration (ASX code: MEP AU) which contained the non Prominent Hill assets of the former Minotaur Resources as well as other exploration projects in Australia. Further shares have since been bought in various placements. 


For further information on this company please visit www.minotaurexploration.com.au.


12.8m shares in Beadell Resources

In mid 2007 OZ Minerals sold the majority of the Australian exploration interests (excluding those in the Wiluna area) that were acquired as part of the takeover of Agincourt Resources Limited, into the IPO of Beadell Resources (ASX code: BDR AU). OZ Minerals received shares in Beadell Resources as part of this transaction.

For further information on this company please visit www.beadellresources.com.au.


Sandfire Resources NL

This holding was sold in March 2015.

For more information, please refer to the ASX announcements: OZ Minerals disposes of stake in Sandfire and Sale of equity investment complete.


EMED Mining

This holding was sold in August 2014.


IMX Resources Limited

This holding was sold in August 2014.