To Undertake Capital Raising
The shares will be issued using the Company's 15% capacity under ASX Listing Rule 7.1.
The funds raised will be applied primarily to fund further RC and diamond drilling at the Company's Namdini Gold Project in Ghana, West Africa, exploration of the Company's other Ghanaian properties, provide capital for any potential payments in relation to acquiring tenements located adjacent to the Namdini Gold Project, technical studies in respect of the Namdini Gold Project, and for working capital.
A further announcement will be made by Cardinal upon completion of the Placement bookbuild, upon which the Company will come out of a trading halt.
Cardinal has engaged Hartleys Limited ("Hartleys") as Global Lead Manager and Sole Lead Bookrunner and Clarus Securities Inc. ("Clarus") as Lead Manager - North America and Canada to the Offer.
About Cardinal Resources Ltd
The Company's Namdini Project has an Indicated Mineral Resource of 6.5Moz of gold contained in 180Mt at 1.1 g/t Au at a cut-off of 0.5g/t Au and an Inferred Mineral Resource of 0.5Moz of gold contained in 13Mt @ 1.2 g/t Au at a cut off of 0.5 g/t Au.
The Company is focused on the development of the Namdini Project through advancing the Pre-Feasiblity study, supported by additional multi-disciplinary engineering activities.
Exploration programmes are also continuing at the Company's Bolgatanga (Northern Ghana) and Subranum (Southern Ghana) Projects.
Cardinal Resources Ltd