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Anglo American bets on fertilizers with US$527M purchase of Sirius Minerals

January 20, 2020 / www.northernminer.com

Anglo American (LON: AAL) is expanding into fertilizers after agreeing to acquire Sirius Minerals (LON: SXX), the British junior struggling to build a huge fertilizer mine beneath a national park, for 405 million (US$527 million).As part of the deal, Sirius shareholders will receive 5.5 pence per share in cash, a 34.1% premium to the closing price on Jan. 7, which was the day before Anglo confirm...Read More

Great interview with FPX Nickel CEO Martin Turenne on the KE Report, providing an overview of our Decar project, re...

January 17, 2020 / twitter.com

"Great interview with FPX Nickel CEO Martin Turenne on the KE Report, providing an overview of our Decar project, recent news on leach testing for #nickel sulphate and 2020 plans @AlKorelin https://t.co/4qUVXFILIH"Read full newsRead More

Trevali beats 2019 production guidance

January 22, 2020 / www.mining.com

Trevali's Santander zinc mine in Peru, 200 km northeast of Lima. (Image courtesy of Trevali Mining) Last year, Trevali Mining (TSE: TV) beat its operating guidance: Production of 417 million lb. of payable zinc came in ahead of earlier forecasts of 361 million lb. to 401 million lb.In addition, the 50.3 million lb. of lead and 1.5 million oz. of silver generated last year also came in slightly ah...Read More

Scottie Resources rose as much as 30 percent following news that billionaire Eric Sprott is claiming a stake in the...

January 14, 2020 / twitter.com

"Scottie Resources rose as much as 30 percent following news that billionaire Eric Sprott is claiming a stake in the Canadian explorer. https://t.co/u2EtNGsyDK @ScottieCorp #preciousmetals #gold #silver #EricSprott"Read full newsRead More

Silver Miners To Watch

January 23, 2020 / www.juniorminers.com

Welcome to 2018. Some analysts are saying that this year is the year for gold. But there are a few other market watchers who are saying forget gold and watch silver, or better yet, buy silver. Be it physical bullion, silver ETF's or silver mining stocks. There are guys out there who are touting we will see $400+ silver price this year. I know it sounds far fetched and even though I think that a $4...Read More

Scottie Resources, a Golden Triangle gold junior, reports blockbuster drill results

January 10, 2020 / www.miningfeeds.com

Strong drill results have confirmed & expanded the Bend Vein target on Scottie Resources' 100% controlled Bow property. During September, the Company completed 878 meters of diamond drilling, two km NE of the 100%-owned past-producing Scottie Gold Mine located in the Golden Triangle ("GT") of northwest British Columbia, Canada.Readers are reminded that Scottie Resources Corp. (TSX-V: SCOT) own...Read More

Consolidation will continue in the gold sector, B of A says

January 09, 2020 / www.northernminer.com

A new report from Bank of America Securities puts the total deal value of global gold mergers and acquisitions last year at US$20.19 billion - the highest in nine years - with the senior producers mainly active as sellers and the mid-tiers as buyers, and the bank says it sees potential for further consolidation in the sector this year.Years of underinvestment and rising pressure on production prof...Read More

FPX Nickel touts successful leach testing of high-grade #nickel concentrates

January 09, 2020 / www.kitco.com

A roundup of all the mining news in the precious metals sector with a variety of company news, mining sector analysis, newsletter writer insights and executive interviews.Read full newsRead More

#Gold registers best week since August after rally gathers pace

December 29, 2019 / bit.ly

The metal, which has gained 18% this year, is getting help from easier monetary policy across the world's leading economies.Read full newsRead More

'Watch gold in 2020,' says one of Wall Street's most influential stock-market investors

December 24, 2019 / www.marketwatch.com

Gold has a chance to be an interesting investment in the coming year said Blackstone investment luminary Byron Wien on CNBC Tuesday.Read full newsRead More

Anaconda updates resource at Goldboro in Nova Scotia

December 30, 2019 / www.mining.com

Goldboro project, Nova Scotia. Photo by Anaconda Mining Anaconda Mining (TSX: ANX; US-OTC: ANXGF) has updated the mineral resource at its wholly owned Goldboro gold project in Nova Scotia.Measured and indicated resources now stand at 4.1 million tonnes grading 5.3 grams gold per tonne for 698,600 contained oz. gold. Inferred resources add 3 million tonnes grading 7.09 grams gold per tonne for 685...Read More

Monday on INK Ultra Money Free: Look Back at It (2019)

December 30, 2019 / www.canadianinsider.com

In the last episode this year of The One Thing, Drew looks back at the most important themes they covered in 2019, from investment process to trade war. This episode contains short clips from guests such as short-seller Marc Cohodes along with some regular Real Vision contributors who will likely be back in 2020 to pick up from where they left off on topics from China to recession watch.Start th...Read More

O3 Mining's Jose Vizquerra reflects on grandfather's career as founder of Buenaventura

December 17, 2019 / www.northernminer.com

When Jose Vizquerra was considering working full-time on exploration projects in Canada with Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK), the first thing he needed to know was whether he had the blessing of his grandfather, Alberto Benavides de la Quintana.Benavides founded Buenaventura (NYSE: BVN) in the early 1950s and built it into the largest mining company in Peru and one of the biggest in South America."When I...Read More

Provocative views from Ken Hoffman @Mckinsey on metal demand implications of EV growth A lot more #nickel demand? Y...

December 20, 2019 / twitter.com

"Provocative views from Ken Hoffman @Mckinsey on metal demand implications of EV growthA lot more #nickel demand? YesA lot more #copper demand? Not so much https://t.co/jDrr4F7oDJ via @YouTube"Read full newsRead More

VIDEO - Editors Pick December 9 to 13: Barrick sells its 90 percent stake in the Massawa gold asset. News hit that...

December 14, 2019 / twitter.com

"VIDEO - Editors Pick December 9 to 13: Barrick sells its 90 percent stake in the Massawa gold asset. News hit that the US Army has asked for proposals for the development of rare earths processing facilities in the country. https://t.co/LGAPWyIqGf #Gold #RareEarths #Investing"Read full newsRead More

#Nickel prices hit 2-week highs as investors cover short positions

December 12, 2019 / reut.rs

Nickel prices hit their highest in nearly two weeks on Thursday, as investors wh...Read full newsRead More

Final 2018 #nickel market balance published by INSG confirming 144kt deficit and significant production declines in...

November 29, 2019 / twitter.com

"Final 2018 #nickel market balance published by INSG confirming 144kt deficit and significant production declines in Canada & Australia (via BMO)"Read full newsRead More

FPX Nickel is developing the Decar #nickel project in British Columbia, a top-3 global mining jurisdiction accordin...

November 20, 2019 / twitter.com

"FPX Nickel is developing the Decar #nickel project in British Columbia, a top-3 global mining jurisdiction according to the latest Mining Journal rankings @MA_BC @AME_BC @MiningOnline https://t.co/Y99FBGIvSB"Read full newsRead More

Cobalt sulfate price falls on aggressive consumer bids, smaller purchase volumes

November 22, 2019 / www.metalbulletin.com

The Chinese cobalt sulfate price fell again in the latest pricing session, under constant pressure since mid-October from significantly shrinking buying appetite amid a bearish near-term outlook for electric vehicle (EV) development. Fastmarkets' assessment of the cobalt sulfate 20.5% Co basis, exw China price dropped to 44,000-46,000 yuan ($6,248-6,532) per tonne on Wednesday November 20, do...Read More

Forget prices, investors need to add more gold

November 11, 2019 / www.kitco.com

Nov 12, 2019 Guest(s): Frank Holmes CEO, U.S. Global Investors Although gold prices have seen a slump recently, investors should not take this as a bearish sign and instead, consider adding more of the yellow metal to their portfolio, this according to Frank Holmes, CEO of U.S. Global Investors. Holmes noted that gold stocks and gold bullion are currently underweighted in investors' portfolios....Read More