Mineros S.A.’s $60 Million Acquisition of Gualcamayo Gold Mine


White & Case, CHW Abogados, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi, Heussen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft, Urenda, Rencoret, Orrego y Dörr and Beretta Godoy advised on the deal

Mineros S.A. (BVC: MINEROS) has executed the acquisition of Gualcamayo gold mine in Argentina from Yamana Gold (TSE: YRI) signed an earn-in agreement for the La Pepa gold exploration project in Chile.

Gualcamayo is an established producing mine with a long operating history. The mine is on track to achieve Yamana’s 2018 gold production guidance of 100,000 ounces.

In 2017, the Gualcamayo mine produced 154,000 ounces of gold.

Mineros S.A. mines and markets precious metals, metallic minerals and non- metallic minerals. The company, led by Andres Restrepo Isaza, in 2017 recorded $248 million revenues.

Yamana Gold Inc. is an intermediate gold producer with production, development stage, and exploration properties throughout Brazil. The company, led by Peter Marrone, Daniel Racine and Greg McKnight, in 2017 recorded $1.766 billion revenues.

White & Case advised Mineros S.A. with Rebecca Campbell (Picture), Stephen Carlton, María Olga Rivera and Mark Richardson.

In Chile, CHW Abogados advised Mineros S.A. with Eduardo Wegener and Niela Aranda Briones.

In Argentina, Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi advised Mineros S.A. with Sebastián Pedro Vedoya, Sergio Arbeleche, Daniela Rey, Nicolás Usandivaras, Daniela Grud, Nicolás Nogueira Castellini and Mercedes Valin.

Heussen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH advised Yamana Gold Inc., with a team including Tim Schreuders, Juliëtte L. C. Schueler, Sandy van der Schaaf and Corine Vos.

In Chile, Urenda, Rencoret, Orrego y Dörr advised Yamana Gold Inc. with a team including Sergio Orrego, Gonzalo Rencoret, Verónica Roa and Rafael Rencoret.

In Argentina, Beretta Godoy advised Yamana Gold Inc. with Juan Sonoda, Federico Godoy, Armando Fabián Ricci, Ángeles Martorell and Juan Manuel Nasuti.

Involved fees earner: Federico Godoy – Beretta Godoy; Ángeles Martorell – Beretta Godoy; Juan Manuel Nasuti – Beretta Godoy; Armando Fabián Ricci – Beretta Godoy; Juan Sonoda – Beretta Godoy; Sergio Arbeleche – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Daniela Rey – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Mercedes Valin – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Sebastián Pedro Vedoya – Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; Eduardo Wegener – CHW Abogados; Tim Schreuders – HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH; Juliëtte Schueler – HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH; Sandy van der Schaaf – HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH; Corine Vos – HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH; Sergio Orrego – Urenda Rencoret Orrego y Dörr; Gonzalo Rencoret – Urenda Rencoret Orrego y Dörr; Verónica Roa – Urenda Rencoret Orrego y Dörr; Rebecca Campbell – White & Case; Stephen Carlton – White & Case; Mark Richardson – White & Case;

Law Firms: Beretta Godoy; Bruchou, Ferna?ndez Madero & Lombardi; CHW Abogados; HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH; Urenda Rencoret Orrego y Dörr; White & Case;

Clients: Mineros S.A. ; Yamana Gold Inc.;