LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Feb 1, 2017) - Anglo Pacific Group PLC (LSE: APF) (TSX: APY)

LSE: APF, TSX: APY

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News Release

1 February, 2017
Anglo Pacific Group PLC
Proposed Acquisition, Equity Placing and Refinancing

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For further information, please contact:    
     
Anglo Pacific Group PLC   +44 (0) 20 3435 7400
Julian Treger - Chief Executive Officer    
Kevin Flynn - Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary    
Juan Alvarez - Head of Investments    
     
Website: http://www.anglopacificgroup.com/    
     
BMO Capital Markets Limited - Joint Bookrunner   +44 (0) 20 7664 8020
Jeffrey Couch / Neil Haycock / Tom Rider / Jenny Wyllie    
     
Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Bookrunner   +44 (0) 20 3037 2000
Raj Khatri / Nicholas Harland / Ariel Tepperman    
     
Peel Hunt LLP - Joint Bookrunner   +44 (0) 20 7418 8818
     
Corporate    
Matthew Armitt / Ross Allister / Chris Burrows    
     
ECM Syndicate    
Alastair Rae / Sohail Akbar   +44 (0) 20 7418 8914
Redleaf Communications   +44 (0) 20 7382 4769
Charlie Geller / David Ison    

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Contact Information:

For further information, please contact:

Anglo Pacific Group PLC
Julian Treger - Chief Executive Officer
Kevin Flynn - Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
Juan Alvarez - Head of Investments
+44 (0) 20 3435 7400

Website:www.anglopacificgroup.com

BMO Capital Markets Limited - Joint Bookrunner
Jeffrey Couch / Neil Haycock / Tom Rider / Jenny Wyllie
+44 (0) 20 7664 8020

Macquarie Capital (Europe) Limited - Joint Bookrunner
Raj Khatri / Nicholas Harland / Ariel Tepperman
+44 (0) 20 3037 2000

Peel Hunt LLP - Joint Bookrunner
Corporate
Matthew Armitt / Ross Allister / Chris Burrows
+44 (0) 20 7418 8818

ECM Syndicate
Alastair Rae / Sohail Akbar
+44 (0) 20 7418 8914

Redleaf Communications
Charlie Geller / David Ison
+44 (0) 20 7382 4769