Saracen Minerals has agreed to buy a 32% stake in the Super Pit gold mine in Kalgoorlie and is raising $796 million to fund the acquisition. New shares were being offered at $2.95 each.
The raising was split into a $369 million placement and $427 million rights issue.
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