Strategic Assets Finance

OCIM group of privately held companies has a long
and successful history as a Trader and Financier
of Strategic Assets.

Established in Paris in 1961, OCIM is headed by a third-generation member of the founding family. Besides its core historical business in Real Estate, OCIM has diversified into other strategic tangible assets such as coinage Precious Metals via its Geneva-based subsidiary. As a Merchant, OCIM trades physical metals across the full value chain, from producers to end users. As a Financier, OCIM invests in a wide variety of instruments and provides financing to the value chain with equity, debt, and alternative investments.

Our objective: build fair and mutually beneficial relationships in a sustainable development approach
Laurent Mathiot, CEO of OCIM Finance

Our business model relies on our capacity to efficiently source and negotiate off-market high value-added deals and to federate a network of trusted partners. We contemplate every opportunity in a holistic manner, looking at all operational and financial considerations from a risk mitigation perspective. The objective of this approach is the creation of fair and mutually beneficial relationships with sustainable development always in mind.

OCIM to provide US$5 million in financing for Pilar Gold's acquisition of the Pilar de Goiás gold mine
Ocim Precious Metals SA (“OCIM”) is pleased to announce it has signed a US$5-million alternative financing agreement in connection with Pilar Gold’s acquisition of the Pilar de Goiás gold mining complex in Brazil from Equinox Gold (TSX: EQX) (NYSE: EQX). Privately ...
2020 created a perfect storm for platinum and PGMs: what does the future hold?
Platinium Global Demand Palladium & Rhodium Throughout 2020, th...
OCIM provides a US$7.5m financing for VanGold’s Refurbishment of El Cubo Project in Guanajuato, Mexico
Ocim Precious Metals SA (“OCIM”) is pleased to announce that it has signed a definitive agreement with VanGold Mining (TSX-V:VGLD - OTCQX:VGLDF) (“VanGold”) to provide a US$ 7.5m alternative financing in the form of a Silver and Gold Loan. ...
PlanetGOLD: two years of projects for artisanal miners
On 30 March, 2021, PlanetGOLD held a videoconference as part of the Minamata Convention on Mercury. It was an opportunity to take a closer look at this ambitious and essential programme for the gold industry. ...