US$402.5m acquisition, Accelerated Book Build Placing of both Primary shares (US$153.5m) and c.10.6 m Secondary shares – Central Asia Metals

Peel Hunt is acting as NOMAD, joint Corporate Broker and joint book runner to Central Asia Metals plc on its proposed US$402.5m acquisition of Lynx Resources part funded by a fully underwritten accelerated book build placing of new ordinary shares to raise US$153.5m alongside a proposed secondary sell down of c.10.6 m existing ordinary shares by CBH Europe on behalf of Kenges Rakishev, a non-executive Director of the Company (representing c 9.5 % of the existing issued share capital) as announced on 22 September, 2017.