Corporate Update - Disclosure in the Mining Sector

    October 2011

    The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) paper “Reserves and Resources Disclosure Rules for Mining and Oil & Gas Companies” highlighted the need to enhance disclosure standards for these increasingly significant sectors ­– to help improve access to capital markets.

    This Corporate Update focuses on the key issues identified by ASX, specifically in relation to disclosure in mineral resources and ore reserves reporting. It also summarizes the recommendations made to address each specific issue.