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The Shanghai Mining Club (formerly China Mining Club) was established in February 2020 by VSA Capital, Moshe Capital and the Koala Mining Review. Its purpose is to serve as a portal between East and West, providing members with a forum to connect and engage with each other and the broader Chinese investment community.
The Founding Partners
VSA is a full-service investment bank with offices in London and Shanghai, with extensive experience in advising companies in the natural resources and extractive sectors on cross-border transactions
Moshe Capital is a 100% black women-owned South African advisory and investment firm established in 2013
Koala Mining is the largest WeChat mining blog in China with 5,000+ followers from the mining industry and related sectors and >50 online industry groups
With established local networks beginning in VSA's Shanghai office, the Club will leverage the expertise of the founding partners in their offices spanning the full reach of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Annual conference attendance and speaking in China and 1:1 meetings at conference (subject to CV19 restrictions)
Regular intelligence updates on the Chinese political and economic landscape and mining sector
Bi-annual podcasts posted in English and Chinese
Regional drinks receptions in London, Toronto, Johannesburg and Perth (subject to CV19 restrictions)
A video blog posted on the Shanghai Mining Club Website
All materials distributed to Koala WeChat Mining Groups and accessing mining investors
Shanghai Mining Club membership will include production of digital and print copy marketing materials posted on our website and circulated at events.
VSA's partnership with the Koala Mining Review, China's largest WeChat mining blog, further provides a unique opportunity to present companies before a substantial professional readership.
Shanghai Mining Club's headline event will be an October conference held in Beijing (subject to CV19 restrictions), bringing together members of the mining community with buy-side representatives and mining professionals in Asia.
The annual conference will be organised by VSA Capital in conjunction with Koala Mining and its international partners as founding members of the SMC.
Regional Icebreaker Events
In addition to the headline conference, the SMC will hold additional receptions and speaker events through the year to suit members' schedules (subject to CV19 restrictions).
These events will be held in formal, high-grade venues providing suitable fora for members to expand their networks across the global mining community.
Previous Clients in China
VSA Shanghai utilised its local network of contacts to source investors and market Millennial Lithium.
This process culminated in a strategic investment by a solar energy subsidiary of Hong Kong industrials giant GCL.
C$30m Strategic Investment
Additional Selected Precedents
VSA Capital London
VSA Capital Shanghai
New Liverpool House
15 - 17 Eldon Street
London EC2M 7LD
Tel: +44 (0)20 3005 5000
Cross Region Plaza
31A, 899 Lingling Rd.
+86 (0)21 5150 6828
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+27 11 326 9986