Opes Capital has a well-defined investment philosophy that guides our investment activities. This philosophy is manifested in the partnerships we develop, in our approach to building businesses and in our commitment to alignment with our management. We believe adhering to these principles leads to superior results for everyone involved in our investments.

Clients & Transactions

Transaction Advisory Mandates

Clients & Transactions

Siyanda Resources (Pty) Ltd
Joint advisor for the disposal of an operating coal mine to a listed mining company.

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Yakani Group (Pty) Ltd
Acquisition of 75% of manufacturing company.

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Bushbuckridge Clay Bricks (Pty) Ltd
Extension of credit with DBSA.

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Zebediela Bricks (Pty) Ltd
Restructuring of balance sheet.
Disposal of 10% stake.

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ZYL Limited (ASX Listed)
ZYL is a metallurgical coal exploration and development company with advanced anthracite projects in South Africa. Opes had representation on the Board of Directors and advised on day-to-day commercial matters.

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Busmark 2000 (Pty) Ltd
Disposal of 55% stake.

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Siyanda Resources (Pty) Ltd
Full transaction advisory and capital raising for the development of an anthracite mine.

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Siyanda Resources (Pty) Ltd
Advisor to Siyanda Resources in disposing of 30% of the equity in the business to a strategic partner.

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Siyanda Chrome Investments (Pty) Ltd
Transaction and project advisory for new ferrochrome smelting complex. Initiated and executed to rounds of capital raising and facilitated technical and financial evaluations. Acting as lead principals on commercials and construction of project.

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Ignitor Infrastructure Investment Company (Pty) Ltd and Bright Equity (Pty) Ltd
Structuring of private equity fund and private equity management company.

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Siyanda Chrome Investments (Pty) Ltd
Masa Chrome Company buy up from 26% to 49% – increased stake in Anglo America’s Chrome Recovery Plant at Union Section Mine.

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Segue Resources Limited (ASX listed manganese exploration company)
Opes had representation on the Board of Directors of Segue and advised on day-to-day commercial and operational matters. These included an extensive survey and analysis of the stock piles and dumps on the property and the ultimate sale of its primary asset – the Emang Mmogo Manganese Project.

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Minerals Corporation Limited (ASX listed exploration company)
Opes had representation on the Board of Directors of MSC and advised on the evaluation of African mining exploration projects. This culminated in the successful investment in a Katanga Province copper project – the Luishia and Kipita Project.

Clients & Transactions

Siyanda Chrome Investments (Pty) Ltd
Corporate finance, advisory and capital raising services facilitating an increase of their stake in a UG2 chrome recovery business owned by a Platinum major.

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Ngululu Carriers (Pty) Ltd
Restructuring and capital raising for subsidiary.

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Sizwe Sechaba (Pty) Ltd
Mandated to drive and execute group acquisition and growth strategy.

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Nigel Brick & Clay (Pty) Ltd
Disposal of Group business operations to a listed entity.

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Dense Media Separation (Pty) Ltd
Restructuring of debt facilities and raising capital to buy out minorities.

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Bakgatla Ba Kgafela Traditional Community
Securing of stake in Sibanye Gold consortium acquiring Rustenburg Platinum Mines from Anglo American Platinum.

Non-Transaction Advisory Mandates

Clients & Transactions

AI Insurance
Independent valuation and report for an Australian-based short term insurance company.

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Thebe
Fair and reasonable valuation and report in terms of Section 114 of the Companies Act.

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Siyanda Chrome Investments (Pty) Ltd
Independent valuation for the purposes of testing and satisfying debt funding covenants.

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JLT
Independent valuation for a corporate and specialist insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits broker

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Metier
Completed Independent Expert Fair and Reasonable Report for Metier’s Private Equity division.

Contact Us

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