Cobbetts gains mining niche with Fox Brooks merger

Cobbetts has taken over niche Manchester mining firm Fox Brooks Marshall.

Fox Brooks Marshall has an impressive list of quoted clients in the mining sector, including African Eagle Resources, Gold Mines of Sardinia, Highland Gold Mining and Tertiary Minerals.

At the end of 2002 Fox Brooks Marshall advised Highland Gold on its £210m AIM placing, the second largest placing on AIM to date at the time.