Bates Wells’ AIM team advised Blenheim Natural Resources Plc on investment stake in IGS

Transaction: Bates Wells cross departmental AIM team acted for Blenheim Natural Resources Plc (“Blenheim”) on its acquisition of a 27.17 per cent strategic investment stake in IGS (International Geoscience Services) Limited (“IGS”). 


Blenheim is an AIM listed investing company with a focus on making investments in projects and assets in the natural resource sector.  IGS provides consultancy services focused on the collection, compilation, value adding, interpretation and serving of geodata to support mineral exploration.  It has developed IGS Xplore, a new and innovative mineral prospectivity software system, designed to de-risk early-stage decision making in mineral exploration. 

Lawyers:  Mark Tasker (Head of Corporate) and Stephen Callender (Corporate) lead the cross-departmental AIM team which also comprised  Viral Kataria (Commercial), Tom Allen (Real Estate) and Louise Rea (Employment).