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Deal Trends in the Mining Industry

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the mining industry. The dashboard provides an extensive analysis by capturing trends in terms of deal types, geographies, industry players, advisory firms, and the number of deals and their value.

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Mining Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the mining industry.

Mining industry deal activity by deal type - volume (Last 12 months)

The deals dashboard provides an insightful and thorough overview of deal activity in terms of deal types and the number of deals in the global mining industry over the last 12 months. It covers mergers and acquisitions (M&As), private equity and venture financing deal types.

Mining industry deal activity by deal type - value (Last 12 months)

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard offers an analysis on deal activity in the global mining industry in terms of deal type and value. Deal types encompassing M&As, private equity and venture financing are tracked over the last 12 months.

Mergers and acquisitions in the mining industry

Mining Technology provides an overview of M&A deal activity in the mining industry. Besides M&A deals, the dashboard tracks the leading M&A financial and legal advisors, and M&A deal activity by theme.

Mining industry M&A deal activity by region (Last 12 months)

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard tracks M&A transactions recorded in the mining industry in different regions in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Largest M&A deals in the mining industry

The following table lists details of the largest merger and acquisition deals in terms of value in the global mining industry.

Acquirer Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Undisclosed Hindustan ZInc 18 Nov 2021 18,925.5
AKROPOL GROUP Polyus 04 Apr 2022 6,300.0
Newcrest Mining Pretium Resources 08 Nov 2021 2,857.4
South Sumitomo Corp - Sierra Gorda copper mine - Chile||Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd - Sierra Gorda copper mine - Chile 14 Oct 2021 1,900.0
Sandfire Resources Minas de Aguas Tenidas SAU 23 Sep 2021 1,865.0
Kinross Gold Great Bear Resources 08 Dec 2021 1,417.8
The State Group Orano 07 Jul 2021 1,177.4
Northam Platinum Royal Bafokeng Platinum 08 Nov 2021 1,127.1
Source: GlobalData

M&A deals advisor rankings in the mining industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard reveals top financial and legal advisors to M&A deals by both deal value and volume in the global mining industry during 2020 and 2021.

M&A financial advisor rankings in the mining industry

Mining Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Bank of Montreal 1 6
Bank of America 2 7
Trinity Watthana Public 3 42
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce 4 17
The Toronto-Dominion Bank 5 15
Maxit Capital 6 18
Citigroup 7 1
The Goldman Sachs Group 8 3
Royal Bank of Canada 9 16
UBS Group 10 28
Source: GlobalData

Mining Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Bank of Montreal 1 2
Canaccord Genuity Group 2 1
Haywood Securities 3 33
Trinity Watthana Public 4 41
Royal Bank of Canada 5 5
Citigroup 6 10
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce 7 11
The Goldman Sachs Group 8 16
Maxit Capital 9 7
The Bank of Nova Scotia 10 12
Source: GlobalData

M&A legal advisor rankings in the mining industry

Mining Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg 1 23
Cassels Brock & Blackwell 2 31
Dorsey & Whitney 3 30
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin 4 27
Blake, Cassels & Graydon 5 15
Ashurst 6 10
Stikeman Elliott 7 9
Baker & McKenzie 8 21
McCarthy Tetrault 9 8
Kirkland & Ellis 10 33
Source: GlobalData

Mining Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Cassels Brock & Blackwell 1 1
Blake, Cassels & Graydon 2 2
Dorsey & Whitney 3 3
Stikeman Elliott 4 14
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin 5 6
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg 6 15
HWL Ebsworth Lawyers 7 4
Bennett Jones 8 5
Baker & McKenzie 9 8
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt 10 16
Source: GlobalData

M&A deal activity by theme in the mining industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Mining Technology tracks the number of M&A deals by theme in the mining industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals.

Private equity deals in the mining industry

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard provides information on private equity deals data, including deals by region, top legal and financial advisors, and top deals by theme.

Private equity deal activity in the mining industry by region (Last 12 months)

Mining Technology tracks private equity deal activity in different regions of the globe over the last 12 months.

Source: GlobalData

Top private equity deals in the mining industry

The following table lists details of the largest private equity deals by value in the global mining industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Arcline Investment Management OMEGA Engineering 19 Apr 2022 525.0
Kamur Partners Australian Strategic Materials (Holdings 21 Jul 2021 250.0
Suzhou CATH Energy Technologies AVZ International Pty Ltd - Manono Lithium and Tin Project - Australia 27 Sep 2021 240.0
Synergy Metals Investments Holding JSW Cement 15 Jul 2021 201.2
Koch Strategic Platforms Standard Lithium 24 Nov 2021 100.0
La Mancha Fund SCSp Horizonte Minerals 29 Nov 2021 86.0
Jinshi Investment Chaohu Yunhai Magnesium Industry 18 Aug 2021 77.1
Leeds Equity Partners American Equipment 04 May 2021 73.0
Undisclosed AVZ Minerals 10 Dec 2021 53.7
Ragnar Crossover Fund Lusix 08 Feb 2022 45.0
Source: GlobalData

Top private equity investors in the mining industry (last 12 months)

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top private equity investors in the mining industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Suzhou CATH Energy Technologies 293.7 2
La Mancha Fund SCSp 95.8 2
LB Private Equity 28.2 2
Arcline Investment Management 525.0 1
ACE Equity Partners 250.0 1
Apollo Global Management 201.2 1
Collins St Value Fund 7.5 1
BPG Precious Metal Storage N/A 1
Altus Capital Partners N/A 1
Argosy Private Equity N/A 1
Source: GlobalData

Private equity deals advisors in the mining industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Mining Technology monitors financial and legal advisors to private equity deals by value and volume in the global mining industry during 2020 and 2021.

Private equity financial advisor rankings in the mining industry

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Bank of Montreal 1 4
KPMG International Coop 2 9
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 3
Source: GlobalData

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
KPMG International Coop 1 7
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 2 1
Bank of Montreal 3 2
Source: GlobalData

Private equity legal advisor rankings in the mining industry

Mining Technology compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Khaitan 1 22
Cassels Brock & Blackwell 2 7
Source: GlobalData

The deals dashboard compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Cassels Brock & Blackwell 1 5
Khaitan 2 6
Source: GlobalData
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Venture financing deals in the mining industry

Mining Technology’s provides an overview of venture financing deal activity in the mining industry around the globe, including deals by region, top venture financing deals and capital investors.

Venture financing deal activity in the mining industry by region (Last 12 months)

Mining Technology tracks venture financing deals recorded in the mining industry in different regions of the globe in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Top ten venture financing deals in the mining industry

The following table lists the top ten venture financing deals by value in the global mining industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Mercuria Energy Trading Lilac Solutions 22 Sep 2021 150.0
Undisclosed USA Rare Earth 20 May 2021 50.0
Orion Resource Partners (USA Jetti Resources 04 Jun 2021 50.0
Undisclosed Sabina Gold Silver 11 Feb 2022 47.3
Sunrise Capital Partners Huituo(Hui Billiton 23 Aug 2021 30.8
Luxor Capital Group Shanghai Gepai Nickel Cobalt Materials 17 Sep 2021 29.8
Tony Davis Norcliffe Mining Services 24 Aug 2021 22.0
Meihua Venture Capital Investment Ganzhou Good Friends Technology 14 May 2021 18.6
Undisclosed Plotlogic 23 Feb 2022 18.0
NationalCore Venture Capital Chongqing Niyu New Material Technology 15 Jan 2022 15.7
Source: GlobalData

Top venture capital investors in the mining industry (Last 12 months)

Mining Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top venture capital investors in the mining industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
BHP Ventures 64.0 2
Breakthrough Energy Ventures 150.0 1
Aoniu Capital 15.7 1
Clean Energy Ventures 12.5 1
Crowdcube Capital 8.0 1
DCVC Management 5.5 1
Ben Franklin Technology Partners 0.0 1
AgVentures N/A 1
Anzu Partners N/A 1
Country Garden Venture Capital N/A 1
Source: GlobalData

Venture financing deal activity by theme in the mining industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Mining Technology tracks the number of venture financing deals by theme in the global mining industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in 2021.

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