|Southern Arc is the largest shareholder in Japan Gold which is focused on exploration in Japan, and owns an interest in Osisko Mining, which is advancing a number of gold properties in Canada, and Tethyan Resources, which is exploring for copper and gold in the Tethyan Mineral Belt. ||Southern Arc's management and advisory teams have decades of experience exploring gold and copper-gold projects and operating resource companies.||Southern Arc looks to invest or partner in high-quality resource properties in companies that are distressed, or in areas of the world that are prospective but underexplored.|
Southern Arc Minerals is a Canadian company focused on creating value through project generation and strategic investments in mineral resource companies with a focus on gold and copper-gold. Southern Arc's management team identifies undervalued assets where there is established infrastructure and previous exploration and seeks to unlock the value with investments in dollars, human capital and expertise to advance the properties while minimizing Southern Arc's risk. Southern Arc was incorporated in British Columbia on August 19, 2004. The Company’s current portfolio of investments and projects includes:
- an investment (and largest shareholder) in Japan Gold Corp., a Canadian junior company exploring for gold in Japan; an investment in Osisko Mining Inc., a Canadian junior company exploring for gold in Canada’s Abitibi Gold Belt
- an investment in Tethyan Resources PLC, an AIM quoted junior exploration company exploring for copper, gold and other base metals within the Tethyan mineral belt in Eastern Europe
- The West Lombok Project, an exploration-stage project with epithermal gold and copper-gold porphyry prospects on the island of Lombok, Indonesia.