London, 18-20 Dec 2019

3 day Masterclass

Mining Finance



The global financial crisis choked off access to debt and capital for many mining and metals companies, causing investment patterns to change radically. Project finance and debt have given way to follow-on equity issues, corporate bonds and a resurgence of IPOs. At the three Day Masterclass in Mining Finance, our expert trainer will walk you through the complex and ever changing world of mining finance and provide the skills and insight needed to be successful in the industry.

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expand your knowledge

Look at risk and value over the life of a mine, as well as exploring the various studies and frameworks involved in exploration and mine development

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develop new skills

Learn valuation methodologies to help you value both mining projects and mining companies

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gain strategic advantage

Make better investment decisions by mastering project evaluation and capital budgeting


The 3 Day Masterclass in Mining Finance teaches basic principles of modelling for a variety of mining projects. This wide-ranging course is designed to impart good financial modelling techniques and practices for new entrants to the finance profession, and to refresh and update skills for mid-career finance professionals and seasoned consultants, corporate advisors, investors and suppliers, within the mining industry. Throughout the course, techniques will be presented in the context of practical mining industry applications, ensuring comprehensive and reliable outcomes.


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In just 3 days you will:

  • Understand the fundamentals, including key mining and mining finance terminology
  • Understand the life-cycle of a mine to assess the viability of mining projects and operations
  • Appreciate the technical, financial and commercial drivers of the mining sector
  • Develop skills to solve real-world financial modelling challenges
  • Discover practical ways to finance mining projects from greenfields exploration through to full-scale mining operations with debt and equity
  • Recognise the risk and value of mining projects over the life of a mine
  • Case studies and practical exercises
  • A comprehensive course manual

Meet your instructor

Pascale J. Petit teaching Mining Finance for Terrapinn Training

Pascale J. Petit has trained both entrants into the mining and finance industries, and mining specialists from a wide variety of companies including leading mining companies, funders, global investors and international banking institutions.

Pascale has sixteen years of experience in mechanical mining engineering and seven (7) years of involvement in the techno-economic valuation of mining and processing projects. Clients have extended from small entities to listed corporations. Her involvement in several engineering consulting companies has resulted in a broadbased understanding, and the execution of various levels of studies for engineering projects, estimating and valuations, trade-off analyses and optimization research. Her commodity knowledge is focused on platinum and extends to PGMs, gold, coal, base metals, ferrous metals, diamonds, steel and cement.

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Mining Companies
  • Energy Companies
  • Investors
  • Suppliers
  • Government Bodies & Regulators
  • Financial Advisors & Consultants
  • Banks & Investors

Who will attend:

  • Mining managers
  • Asset managers
  • Financial practitioners
  • Financial analysts
  • Corporate financiers
  • Project/study managers
  • Company analysts
  • Technical consultants

Course Agenda

  • Big Picture
  • Speed Networking
  • Mining 101
  • Efficiently Planning For Financial Modelling
  • Professional and efficient set-up for model construction
  • Designing for usability and functionality
  • Quantifying mining operations
  • Capital expenditure and structure and financing
  • Royalties and taxation
  • Realisation charges
  • Simplifying modelling for cashflows, financial statements and funding
  • Structures for analysis and advanced decision making
  • Reducing risk with sensitivities and scenario analysis
  • Testing and handover of financial models
  • Financial Model Auditing/Review
  • Participation for focused and diverse purposes

For further information please call: +44 (0)207 092 1045

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  • “The depth and knowledge of my trainer was extremely impressive. In 3 days I have had, without a doubt, a masterclass on the industry. Truly world class.”

    - Gordon Dowall Potter, Past Delegate

  • “Well worth 3 days of study!”

    - Syed Hamza, Past Delegate

  • “The training was excellent! I give it a 10 and will get my trainer's support for my next challenges.”

    - Head of Partnerships & Customer Loyalty at Avis Budget, Past Delegate

  • “Extremely constructive course with a very good dynamic and passionate trainer.”

    - Managing Director at BNP Paribas, Past Delegate

  • “Impressive and cooperative trainer who wanted to make sure the delegates understood.”

    - Budgeting, Planning & Reporting Manager, Past Delegate


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