Category: June 2013

Focus – June 2013

Welcome to the June 2013 edition of Focus Article – how to tie-up mining and infrastructure projects In our main article this edition, Trinity’s Barry Burland takes a detailed and analytical look at the hypothetical possibilities available to co-finance mining and infrastructure projects, so as to overcome the all too common problem of a stranded… Read more »

Case Study – June 2013

Case Study – Reps and Warranties – does it matter? INTRODUCTION In the recent case of Sycamore Bidco Ltd v Breslin and another [2012] EWHC 3443 (Ch) the High Court considered whether breach of express warranties in the share sale agreement (‘SPA’) could amount to an action for misrepresentation. In particular, this case confirms that… Read more »

Article – co-financing mining assets with infrastructure

A persistent challenge raised by sponsors and developers of mines in Africa is the lack of infrastructure: to bring in construction and operational supplies, to remove mined ore or minerals, and to provide power and water. This article explores, hypothetically, possibilities for co-financing mining and infrastructure projects, so as to overcome the all too common… Read more »