Wheaton Precious Metals’ Admission To The Main Market Of The London Stock Exchange


Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP has advised Wheaton Precious Metals on the transaction.

Wheaton Precious Metals has been admitted to the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (“LSE”) and the Official List of the FCA (Standard Segment).

With its approximately US$22 billion (£17 billion) market capitalisation on the NYSE and TSX, by market capitalisation Wheaton is the biggest precious metals company to ever list in London and the largest metals and mining company to list on the LSE since 2011.

Vancouver-based Wheaton specialises in streaming transactions, where it enters into precious metal purchase agreements to purchase all, or a portion, of the precious metals or cobalt production from mines located around the world for an upfront payment and an additional payment upon the delivery of the precious metal.

Alexander Keepin (Picture), Partner in the London Corporate and Finance Transactions team and co-head of the Mining & Minerals sector, lead on the listing, supported by Senior Associate Tom Bacon and associates Lara Rush and Indi Heire.

Involved fees earner: Thomas Bacon – Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner; Indi Heire – Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner; Alexander Keepin – Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner; Lara Rush – Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner;

Law Firms: Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner;

Clients: Wheaton Precious Metals Corp.;

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