中国国有企业集团中信股份有限公司的全资子公司中信金属有限公司已同意以每股3.68美元的价格收购1.96亿股股票。

根据协议,中信金属将成为艾芬豪(Ivanhoe)最大的单一股东,而艾芬豪矿业执行主席罗伯特弗里德兰德将成为该公司的第二大股东。

中信金属将有权提名Ivanhoe扩大后的11人董事会的两名董事。中信金属的一名被提名人有望成为中信金属集团总裁孙玉峰,他也有望成为联席董事长,他将与Friedland分享他的职位。

CITIC Metal Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Chinese state-run conglomerate CITIC Ltd., has agreed to acquire 196.6 million shares at a price of $3.68 per share.

Under the deal, CITIC Metal will become Ivanhoe’s largest single shareholder, while Robert Friedland, executive chairman of Ivanhoe Mines, will be the company’s second-largest shareholder.

CITIC Metal will have the right to nominate two directors to Ivanhoe’s expanded 11-member board. One CITIC Metal nominee is expected to be Sun Yufeng, president of CITIC Metal Group, who is also expected to become a co-chairman, a position he will share with Friedland.