Gold Fields became a substantial shareholder of Cardinal on 3 April 2017 with an ordinary shareholding of 6.4%.
Further, the Company advises that Gold Fields is, or is entitled to be, the registered holder of 24,887,425 listed options in Cardinal (ASX.CDVOA), which has also been acquired through on-market purchases. On a fully diluted basis Gold Fields would hold 10.35%.
Archie Koimtsidis, MD/CEO of Cardinal, said:
"We acknowledge Gold Fields as a substantial shareholder of the Company. Their investment confirms the tremendous potential of our Ghanaian Projects."
About Cardinal Resources Ltd
Cardinal Resources Ltd (ASX:CDV) (TSE:CDV) (OTCMKTS:CRDNF) is a gold-focused exploration and development Company which holds interests in tenements within Ghana, West Africa.
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 Limited