CANADA - Newmont Mining Corp. of the US definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Goldcorp Inc., a Vancouver-based gold mining company, for a total CAD $13.218 bil (USD $9. 965 bil), in a stock swap transaction, via scheme of arrangement. Newmont offered CAD $0.027 (USD $0.02) and 0. 328 Newmont common shares per Goldcorp share held. Based on Newmont's closing stock price of CAD $46.265 (USD $34.88) on 11 January 2019, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Goldcorp share was valued at CAD $15. 202 (USD $11.461). Upon completion, Newmont and Goldcorp shareholders were to own 65% and 35% interest in the merged entity, respectively.
Date Announced: 01/14/2019
Deal Status (as of publication date): Pending
Deal Value (US mil): US$12,852.233
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Newmont Mining Corp, located in Greenwood Village, Colorado, is a gold mining company. The Company has operations in North America, South America, Australia, Indonesia, and Ghana, with new mine projects currently being developed. It also mines copper and silver. The Company was founded in 1916.
Goldcorp Inc, located in Vancouver, British Columbia, is a gold mining company. It has operations throughout the Americas and Australia and its broad strategies include acquiring properties that are pre-feasibility to production, with an anticipated mine life of at least 10 years. Its projects include reserves in Red Lake Gold Mines, Porcupine Mine, Musselwhite Mine, Marigold Mine, Wharf Mine, El Sauzal Mine, Nukay Mine, Los Filos Mine, San Dimas Mines, Marlin Mine, Alumbrera Mine, Pueblo Viejo Project, and the Penasquito Project. The Company was founded on March 31, 1994.