Our Portfolio

As a majority shareholder or passive partner, Pala applies a team-based approach to leverage our extensive sector experience to enhance value in all of our investments.  Below are a selection of our current investments.

Alacer Gold (TSX:ASR; ASX:AQG)

Alacer Gold Corp. was formed following the successful merger of Anatolia Minerals Development, a TSX-listed company and Avoca Resources Limited, Australia's third largest ASX-listed gold producer, two former Pala portfolio companies. The merger was completed on February 18, 2011.

Through the merger, Alacer Gold has emerged as a leading global intermediate gold producer and explorer with a globally diversified asset portfolio in Australia and Turkey.

Asian Mineral Resources (TSX:AMR)

Asian Mineral Resources Limited (“AMR”) is developing the Ban Phuc Nickel Project, located 160 km north-west of Hanoi in the Son La Province, which is 90% owned by its subsidiary Ban Phuc Nickel Mines LLC. The remaining 10% is held by AMR’s Vietnamese partner.

Nevada Copper (TSX:NCU)

Nevada Copper owns 100% of the Pumpkin Hollow Copper Development Property in the Walker Lane mineralized belt of Western Nevada.

Sierra Rutile (AIM:SRX)

Sierra Rutile Limited is a mining company with operations in the Republic of Sierra Leone. The Group is one of the country's largest private sector employers and produces rutile, zircon and ilmenite from its world class-deposit for use in industrial applications. The Group’s operations have historically accounted for over 65 per cent of the exports of Sierra Leone.


Dumas is a leading full-service underground mining contractor providing services for clients throughout Canada, Latin America and West Africa. We specialize in mine construction, mine development, production mining, mine services and engineering.

Melior Resources (TSX:MLR)

Melior Resources Inc. is restarting the Goondicum mineral sands mine in Queensland, Australia having acquired the project from the prior owner in 2014. The Goondicum deposit contains high-quality ilmenite and apatite and is strategically located for sales into the Asian market.