Pandion closes $175 mln for debut fund

Pandion Mine Finance, an investment firm that provides financing to developing mining companies, has raised $175 million for its inaugural fund. So far, Pandion Mine Finance Fund has committed nearly $60 million to four mining companies: Lupaka Gold Inc, Gowest Gold Ltd, FMS Investimentos e Participações LTDA and Firesteel Resources Inc.

PRESS RELEASE

NEW YORK – March 28, 2018 – Pandion Mine Finance, LP (“Pandion” or the “Firm”), an investment firm backed by MKS PAMP Group and Ospraie Management, LLC that provides flexible financing solutions to developing mining companies, today announced the successful closing of its inaugural fund, Pandion Mine Finance Fund (“PMFF” or the “Fund”), at $175 million. Pala Investments Limited committed capital to PMFF.

PMFF seeks to identify attractive investment opportunities with typical investment size ranging from $10 million to $40 million. To date, PMFF has committed nearly $60 million to four junior mining companies: Lupaka Gold Inc.; Gowest Gold Ltd.; FMS Investimentos e Participações LTDA; and Firesteel Resources Inc.

Ryan Byrne and Joseph Archibald, Co-Founders of Pandion, said, “We are pleased with the support we received for our debut fund from sophisticated global institutions and our founding partners MKS PAMP and Ospraie. Our highly experienced team, deep understanding of mining companies’ needs, and strong industry relationships have created a pipeline of distinctive investment opportunities.”

About Pandion Mine Finance, LP
Pandion is a mining-focused investment firm backed by MKS PAMP Group and Ospraie Management, LLC that provides flexible financing solutions to developing mining companies. For more information, please visit: http://pandionmetals.co/.