Shore Capital acts as Nomad & Joint Broker on US$30m placing for Touchstone Exploration

Touchstone Exploration, the international upstream oil and gas company, has successfully raised US$30m through a placing, with Shore Capital acting as Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker.

The placing proceeds allow the company to continue the exploration and development activities it has planned for the Ortoire block, following significant exploration success to date.

For further information please contact:   

Shore Capital +44 (0) 20 7408 4090

Corporate Advisory: Edward Mansfield / Daniel Bush / Michael McGloin

Corporate Broking: Jerry Keen

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Adele Gilbert: +44 (0)74 8477 8331

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