Newmont and Goldcorp combine to create World’s Leading Gold Company

Valuations & Fairness Opinions
Transaction Details

Fort Capital has acted as financial advisor and has provided a fairness opinion to the Special Committee of independent directors of Goldcorp

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Fort Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G, NYSE:GG) (“Goldcorp”) has entered into a definitive agreement under which Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM) (“Newmont”) will acquire Goldcorp in a stock-for-stock transaction valuing the equity of Goldcorp at approximately US$10 billion to create the world’s largest gold mining company with a total market capitalization of approximately US$30 billion.

The agreement will combine two gold industry leaders into Newmont Goldcorp, to create an unmatched portfolio of operations, projects, exploration opportunities, reserves and people in the gold mining sector. Newmont Goldcorp’s world-class portfolio will feature operating assets in favorable jurisdictions, an unparalleled project pipeline, and exploration potential in the most prospective gold districts around the globe.

TD Securities and BofA Merrill Lynch are acting as financial advisors to Goldcorp. BMO Capital Markets, Citi and Goldman Sachs are representing Newmont on the transaction.

Fort Capital has acted as financial advisor and has provided a fairness opinion to the Special Committee of Goldcorp.