note 10. other financial assets
|Available-for-sale financial assets||
|Total non current other financial assets||35.7||69.2|
(a) Available-for-sale financial assets
The Consolidated Entity has an investment in DYL and at 30 june 2010 held 220,258,461 (2009: 220,258,461) fully paid ordinary shares.
The holding of these fully paid ordinary shares represents a 19.56% interest at 30 june 2010 (2009: 19.61% interest) of the ordinary shares of
DYL, a uranium explorer listed on ASX. The market value of the shares in DYL at 30
June 2010 is A$28.6m (US$24.5M) (2009: A$73.8M / US$59.4M) based on a share price of 13.0
Australian cents per share (2009: 33.5 australian cents).
The consolidated entity has an investment in
NGM and at 30 June 2010 held 40,373,574 (2009: 24,280,000) fully paid ordinary shares.
The holding of these fully paid ordinary shares represents 22.37% interest at 30
June 2010 (2009: 16.72%) of the ordinary shares of NGM, a uranium explorer listed on
ASX. The market value of the shares in NGM at 30 June 2010 is A$3.5M (US$3.0M) (2009:
A$5.5M / US$4.4M) based on a share price of 8.6 Australian cents per share (2009:22.5
Australian cents). This investment was treated as available-for-sale because the company was unable to exert significant influence over its activities.
Consolidated Entity also holds minor investments in other companies, including
MMM (refer to note 11).