RCF Private Equity

Private Equity for the Energy Transition

Private equity for the energy transition


The RCF Private Equity strategy seeks to achieve significant returns from investments in the mining industry. It is founded on the belief that the world is undergoing a paradigm shift in the demand for metals and minerals. The RCF Private Equity strategy seeks a leading role in advancing projects to cash flow through a focus on late-stage assets in strong mining jurisdictions.

Relied on globally for mine finance

Investment Highlights

Unlocking value through sourcing and execution
  • Identify global macroeconomic factors driving supply/demand imbalances, evaluate technical quality, characteristics, and accessibility, and diversify by commodity, geography, and investment style
  • Pursue bi-lateral, off-market opportunities via proprietary deal sourcing through global network of offices and deep industry relationships
  • Active investor focused on pre‐feasibility (growth) to operating stage (value) assets in good mining jurisdictions close to cash flow
Disciplined process featuring commercial creativity
  • Use stochastic modelling to evaluate financial and technical risks in detail to help establish a defined investment thesis that enables creative deal structuring with a pre-determined exit strategy
  • Growth stage assets focused on technical de-risking, exceptional management teams, and arranging creative financing solutions in the short- and medium-term
  • Value stage assets focused on deal structuring, cost reductions, operational improvements, synergies and extracting value from commercially complex situations
Backed by the pioneer in private equity mining
  • RCF pioneered the private equity mining sector in 1998 and has invested $4.9bn across 225 deals and returned $4.7bn in total realizations and over 140+ exits
  • Anchored by an in-house, multi-disciplinary platform of global specialists including geologists, metallurgists, mining engineers & operators, ESG specialists, legal, and data scientists
  • Extensive experience in critical and strategic minerals with 25+ mines brought into production and 30+ commodities invested in across 50 different countries

Foremost providers of mine finance


This is not an offer or solicitation with respect to the purchase or sale of any security.