Gold sponsors

Clarksons Platou Securities

Clarksons Platou Securities (CPS) is a full-service investment bank specialized solely on Shipping, Metals & Minerals, Renewables and Offshore.
Our specialized focus has resulted in a world leading placing power within our sectors. As of now we have raised more than USD 40 bn for these sectors since 2010, and for the Metals & Minerals industry we have raised over USD 4 bn during last five years.
CPS is well-positioned towards the energy transition with our strong focus on batteries and electrification. We have more than 8 years of banking experience with battery minerals and have raised more than USD 2 bn raised in relation to battery and electrification. Our top ranked research analyst provides coverage on copper, lithium and iron ore.
CPS is a fully licensed investment bank in the EEA and US/Canada, with offices in London, Oslo, New York and Calgary. CPS is part of the worldwide Clarksons group, listed on the London Stock Exchange with a market capitalization of GBP 1.1b and included on the FTSE 250 index. The Clarksons group has 54 offices in 23 countries with 135 full-time researchers in London, New York, Shanghai, Singapore, Oslo and Houston.


Gowling WLG

Gowling WLG is an international law firm created by the combination of Gowlings, a leading Canadian law firm, and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co (WLG), a leading UK-based international law firm. With more than 1,500 legal professionals in 19 cities worldwide, we provide our clients with in-depth expertise in key global sectors and a suite of legal services at home and abroad. We see the world through our clients’ eyes, and collaborate across countries, offices, service areas and sectors to help them succeed, no matter how challenging the circumstances.

From initial exploration to large production projects, Gowling WLG’s Global Mining Group has the in-depth industry experience and the international connections to help your mining projects succeed. With offices across Canada, the UK, Europe, Asia and the Middle East – as well as significant coverage in Africa and South America – we collaborate across countries and service areas to bring you practical, effective solutions.

Our clients include multinational corporations, private and public companies, governments, international banks, state-owned enterprises, hedge funds, investment funds and other financial institutions, as well as high net-worth individuals with global investments.





Supporting partner

Independent Investment Research

Independent Investment Research, “IIR”, is an independent investment research house based in Australia and the United States. IIR specialises in the analysis of high-quality commissioned research for Brokers, Family Offices and Fund Managers, distributing its research in Asia, United States and the Americas. On the equity side, coverage includes resources, biotech and technology stocks, with IIR also covering listed and unlisted managed investment companies. It has the capability to cover companies listed on a number of exchanges, including those in Australia, the UK and North America.

To maintain its independence, IIR does not participate in any corporate or capital raising activity and therefore it does not have any inherent bias that may result from research that is linked to any corporate/capital-raising activity.

IIR takes great pride in the quality and independence of our analysis, underpinned by high-calibre staff and a transparent, proven and rigorous research methodology.