Capital markets

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Market-leading capital markets expertise to help listed and unlisted companies grow and fund important projects

We deliver inventive and effective structures to achieve successful capital raisings and listings, and contribute to the ongoing financial prosperity of our clients.


  • Pre-IPO capital raising
  • IPOs
  • De-listings
  • Secondary capital raisings
  • Private placements to sophisticated and professional investors
  • Fundraising to existing shareholders, including renounceable and non-renounceable rights issues, bonus issues, share purchase plans, employee equity plans and dividend reinvestment plans
  • Dual listings on the ASX, NSX, TSX and AIM
  • Initial coin offerings (ICOs)


HopgoodGanim was proudly ranked as a Leading Corporate Law Firm, Doyle's Guide 2018 (Queensland and Western Australia)

Industry participation

HopgoodGanim are a Nominated Advisor to the National Stock Exchange of Australia (NSX)

Exceptional outcomes

Red 5 Limited / We advised Red 5 Limited on the simultaneous acquisitions of the Darlot gold mine from Gold Fields Limited and the King of the Hills gold project from Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited.  We also advised on the related partially underwritten AU$12.7M rights issue. 
Mako Gold / Advising Australian gold exploration company,  Mako Gold (ASX: MKG) on their AU$6M IPO and ASX listing.  Mako Gold are currently invested in projects seeking high-grade gold in West Africa.
Aguia Resources / Advising Aguia Resources Limited on its dual listing on the TSX Venture Exchange and its CA$10.8M capital raising to institutional and sophisticated investors. 
First Growth Funds Limited / Advising ASX-listed First Growth Funds Limited (an investment company headquartered in Sydney) on its $4.45million capital raising to provide funds for acquisitions and investments in block-chain technology, assets or businesses and for working and investment capital.
Advising Imdex Limited on their AU$45M capital raise and AU$5M share purchase plan.
Lumi Financial Holdings Limited/ Advised Lumi Financial Holdings Limited (Lumi) on the equity component of its recent capital raising. HopgoodGanim Lawyers advised Lumi in respect of the $6.5m equity component of the $31.5m capital raising, with Lumi sourcing $25m in debt from specialist Israeli credit fund Arbel Fund.
Sniip / Sniip is a mobile based payment platform that allows customers to receive, view and pay bills. We've advised Brisbane-based Sniip since 2016 including advising on several recent capital raisings and their planned public float.
SolGold PLC / Advising SolGold PLC, a copper gold exploration company with assets in Ecuador, Solomon Islands and Australia, on their listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX); on their delisting from the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) and its listing on the main board of the London Stock Exchange; and on their £45M share offering and capital raising by way of a "bought deal”. 

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