Portfolio - principal investments

Name Description Year
Arc Minerals Limited

Arc Minerals Limited

ARC Minerals is an exploration and mine development company focused on identifying natural resource assets that have received significant investment to date, but require further exploration work to bring them to production or transaction stage.  Its current portfolio comprises projects in gold, copper and cobalt.

2017
i3 Energy plc

i3 Energy plc

i3 Energy is an independent oil and gas company with assets and operations in the United Kingdom.  i3 Energy’s core asset is the Liberator oil field discovered by well 13/23d-8 located in License P.1987, Block 13/23d in which it has a 100% operated interest.

 

2017
Pires Investments

Pires Investments plc

Pires is an investment company listed on AIM whose investments principally Eco Atlantic Oil and Gas plc.

2017
Cradle Arc

Cradle Arc

Cradle Arc holds a strategic portfolio of copper and gold assets, combining a producing copper mine, Mowana, of which Cradle Arc is the operator, a gold development project, Matala and various joint venture projects.

2015
Eridge Capital

Eridge Capital

Eridge Capital is an investment company whose principal assets comprise a convertible loan to Big Sofa Technologies and cash.

2015
Metal Tiger plc

Metal Tiger plc

Metal Tiger plc is primarily focused on investing in undervalued natural resource opportunities. The company will provide financial and business support to companies in order to maximise the value of their natural resource interests. The company is listed on AIM.

2014
MX Oil plc

MX Oil plc

MX Oil plc is seeking to partner with established oil and gas operators in order to jointly evaluate, acquire and develop licences in Mexico.  Mexico is the world’s 9th largest oil producer with significant underdeveloped resources.  Following recent regulatory reforms, it has reopened its energy sector, allowing greater foreign investment in order to develop its reserves and increase production.  The company is listed on AIM.

2014
Shumba Coal Limited

Shumba Coal Limited

Shumba Coal Limited is focused on the acquisition and development of highly prospective coal exploration licences in Botswana. The company’s most advanced project is Sechaba which has approximately 1 billion tonnes of JORC compliant thermal coal resources. This coal will be used both to supply a nearby power producer and for export. The company has also recently acquired the Mabesekwa Prospecting Licence with an estimated in-situ coal resource of around 800 million tonnes.  The company is listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange and on the stock Exchange of Mauritius.

2013
Plutus Powergen plc

Plutus Powergen plc

Plutus PowerGen plc expects to construct some 200MW of flexible energy generation capacity in the UK over the next three years. These power plants will generate electricity from containerised, modular diesel generators.  The company intends to generate revenue through the sale of this power to established national energy suppliers during periods of peak electricity demand or Grid instability.  The company is listed on AIM.

2012