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Each research analyst of this material certifies that the views expressed in this research material accurately reflect the analyst's personal views about the subject securities and listed corporations. None of the listed corporations reviewed or any third party has provided or agreed to provide any compensation or other benefits in connection with this material to any of the analyst(s).

Company Code Disclosure
Apollo Consolidated Ltd AOP Argonaut holds or controls 3M AOP Options exercisable at $0.135c on or before 31 December 2020.
Ausdrill Limited ASL Argonaut acted as Joint Lead Manager and Bookrunner to the Placement that raised $100M in August 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.
Botanix Pharmaceuticals Ltd BOT
Argonaut acted as the Lead Manager to the Placement that raised $7.4M in April 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.  Argonaut holds or controls 12.1M BOT Options exercisable at $0.03 on or before 30 June 2019.
CTI Logistics Limited CLX Argonaut acted as Lead Manager to the Capital Raising of $2.4M in May 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service. Argonaut acted as the Lead Manager to the Capital Raising of approximately $1.1M in November 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.
Dacian Gold Limited DCN Argonaut acted as Co-Lead Manager to the Placement that raised $110M in February 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.
Echo Resources Limited EAR
Argonaut has acted as Financial Adviser to EAR in the previous 12 months. Argonaut acted as Lead Manager to the Placement to raise up to $5.0M in July 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.
Gascoyne Resources Limited GCY Argonaut acted as Co-Manager to the Placement that raised $50M in February 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service. Argonaut acted as Joint lead Manager to the Placement that raised $21.5M in November 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service. Argonaut holds or controls 180,000 GCY Shares.
Gage Roads Brewing Co Limited GRB
Argonaut holds or controls 15M GRB Options exercisable at $0.07 on or before 14 Oct. 2019.
Kibaran Resources Limited KNL
Argonaut has acted as Financial Adviser to KNL in the previous 12 months.
Metro Mining Limited MMI
Argonaut has acted as Financial Adviser to MMI in the previous 12 months. Argonaut acted as Sole Lead Manager to the Placement that raised $38M in July 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.  Argonaut acted as Sole Lead Manager to the Placement & Underwriter to the Entitlement Offer that raised $52.4M in February 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.  Argonaut currently holds or controls 1,127,497 MMI shares, 4M MMI Options exercisable at $0.08 on or before 23 Dec. 2019 and 10M MMI Options exercisable at $0.15 on or before 27 Aug. 2019.
Millennium Minerals Limited MOY Argonaut has acted as Financial Adviser to MOY in the previous 12 months.
MZI Resources Limited MZI Argonaut holds or controls 1,660,613 MZI shares and 1M MZI Options exercisable at $0.50 on or before 30 May 2018.
Northern Minerals Ltd NTU
Argonaut holds or controls 1,300,000 NTU shares and 3M NTU Options exercisable at $0.15 on or before 24 May 2021.
Orthocell Limited OCC
Argonaut currently owns and/or controls 600K OCC options exercisable at $0.55 on or before 13 December 2019.
Paringa Resources Limited PNL Argonaut acted as Lead Manager to the Placement to raise $53.0M in April 2017 and will receive fees commensurate with this service.  Argonaut currently owns and/or controls 752,692 PNL shares.
Salt Lake Potash Limited SO4
Argonaut acted as Manager to the Placement of up to 11M shares that raised up to $4.73M in May 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.  Argonaut currently owns and/or controls 904,418 SO4 shares.
Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Ltd SEH Argonaut currently holds or controls 2M SEH shares.
St George Mining Ltd SGQ
Argonaut acts as Financial Adviser to SGQ and will receive fees commensurate with this service.
Strandline Resources Ltd STA Argonaut acted as Lead Manager to the Placement to raise up to $6.0M in May 2017 and received fees commensurate with this service.
Threat Protect Australia Limited TPS
Argonaut has acted as Financial Adviser to TPS in the previous 12 months.  Argonaut currently owns and/or controls 408,163 TPS options exercisable at $0.175 on or before 4 September 2018.

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