Major gold producer Nordgold moves to become public, plc company
(Kitco News) - Nord Gold ("Nordgold"), the internationally diversified gold producer, announced today that the general meeting of Nord Gold UK Societas voted to convert Nordgold to a public limited liability company registered in England and Wales.
According to the company's statement, the result of the poll was 336,066,776 votes in favour, 0 votes against the resolution and 0 votes withheld.
The chairman of the general meeting therefore declared the special resolution carried by the necessary majority.
Nordgold is an internationally diversified one-million-ounce gold producer with over 8,000 people operating a portfolio of ten mines (in Burkina Faso, Guinea, Russia and Kazakhstan) and a number of development and exploration projects in West Africa, Eurasia and the Americas. Since 2013, Nordgold has successfully constructed three gold mines, including two in Burkina Faso (Bouly and Bissa) and most recently, the Gross mine in Russia.