Newmont Signs LoI to Sell Midas Operation in Nevada, Terms Not Disclosed
Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (“Newmont” or “the Company”) today announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) to sell Newmont's Midas operation in Nevada to Waterton Global Resource Management, Inc. (“Waterton”). The proposed transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including execution and delivery of an acquisition agreement, completion of confirmatory due diligence and receipt of all required regulatory and third party approvals.
The parties have agreed that the LOI will terminate on October 14, 2013, unless extended by mutual agreement of both parties, or earlier superseded by the acquisition agreement. There can be no assurance that the proposed transaction will be completed.
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