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Argonaut marks Anniversary with change of Guard

Argonaut celebrates its 15 Year Anniversary since Co-Founders Charles Fear and Eddie Rigg started the business in 2002, and coinciding with that milestone are delighted to announce Glen Colgan’s promotion to the role of Managing Director. Glen is a career stockbroker having started as a “chalky” on the Perth Stock Exchange in 1983, before going on to run the Kalgoorlie branch office of Eyres Reed for a period of six years and then joined Argonaut 10 years ago as an Executive Director and Desk Manager of the Stockbroking business.

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Argonaut welcomes Josh Welch

Argonaut is pleased to announce Josh Welch has joined the Institutional Sales team commencing Monday 6 March 2017. Josh has most recently been with Patersons (for the past 12 years) spending an equal amount of time as a Director Institutional Sales and as a Director / Analyst Resources Research and was Thomson Reuters Stock Picker of the year award winner in 2010

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Plantation Energy to restart the Albany Wood Pellet Plant

Argonaut has been successful in working with Renewable Heat & Power (RHP) on a significant transaction that will see the re-commissioning of the Albany Wood Pellet Plant. RHP is the 100% owner of the Plantation Energy business, an Albany based manufacturing operation that can produce 250,000t of wood pellets per annum. Wood pellets are a renewable energy fuel used extensively in Europe, Japan and Korea as a replacement fuel in coal fired power plants.

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WA Mining Club Luncheon - Thursday 16 February

Edward Rigg, Argonaut’s Managing Director & Head of Corporate Finance, will join Liam Twigger (PCF Capital) and Bryan Dixon (Blackham Resources) to share their views on the Market Outlook for 2017 from a Resources Perspective, at the WA Mining Club’s first luncheon for 2017. The luncheon will take place at the Hyatt Regency, Perth on Thursday 16 February 2017.

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Argonaut welcomes Phil Russo

Argonaut is pleased to announce the appointment of Phil Russo as an Institutional Sales Dealer in our Securities Division. Phil will assist with our domestic business whilst also building our US distribution capability. Phil has 13 years mining and equity experience, most recently as a Mining & Metals Equity Analyst with Raymond James Capital Markets based in Toronto for circa 6 years. Prior to that he worked as a Project Engineer with Barrick Gold Corporation commencing in their Perth office before moving to Toronto.

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