Legend Mining Limited's (ASX:LEG) two major shareholders remain fellow Fraser Range players Creasy Group and IGO Ltd (ASX:IGO) (OTCMKTS:IPGDF) following the company's recent $20 million capital raising.
Creasy Group has a 26.66% holding in Legend while IGO's stake stands at 14.12%.
Strong support for the placement validates the company's strategy of striving to replicate the success of Creasy Group and IGO in the prolific Fraser Range.
It also reflects the success Legend had has with its systematic approach to exploration which has resulted in a string of impressive results, including recently from the Mawson discovery.
Fraser Range expertise
Legend and its respected two high-profile partners Rockford partners hold considerable expertise on Fraser Range district mineralisation styles.
Creasy Group's principal Mark Creasy is a world-renowned prospector who was behind was behind Sirius Resources when it struck the jackpot at the Nova-Bollinger nickel-copper deposit on Fraser Range.
Creasy is well known for his gold finds and lucrative company exits, making the Guinness World Records in 1994 for pocketing $130 million in a gold deposits exit, the largest ever payout received by a prospector.
Creasy’s Nova-Bollinger discovery helped start what is known as the Great Nickel Rush on Fraser Range.
This discovery is being mined by successful nickel-copper-gold-zinc-silver producer IGO Group which also has interests in other companies active in the region.
Legend’s successes at Rockford, and in particular Mawson, have attracted strong attention around Australia, including from its high-profile partners who continue to support the company’s endeavours.