Original article by Eric Johnston
The Australian – Page: 15 : 7-Jan-19
A group of Chinese lenders assumed ownership of the Ashton, Austar and Donaldson coal mines in the Hunter Valley in February 2016, after Yancoal Australia secured a debt funding deal. Yancoal remained operator of the mines, and its Chinese parent Yankuang Group has advised that one of the bond holders has exercised a put option to sell its bonds to Yankuang. Yancoal has indicated that the move is unlikely to have any significant implications for it.
YANCOAL AUSTRALIA LIMITED – ASX YAL, YANKUANG CORPORATION GROUP LIMITED, BANK OF CHINA GROUP, INDUSTRIAL BANK COMPANY LIMITED, BOHAI HARVEST RST (SHANHAI) EQUITY INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT COMPANY LIMITED