Further Investment in Hammer Metals

Australian exploration company Hammer Metals (“HMX”), in which Deutsche Rohstoff holds a share of 17.3%, has successfully raised AUD 1,000,000 to continue exploration activities at their Mount Isa tenements. A significant portion of the funds totaling AUD 650,000 were contributed from Deutsche Rohstoff through a convertible loan agreement. The remaining AUD 350,000 were sourced through a share placement to sophisticated investors, including the management of Hammer Metals.