Recent Articles

Red Eagle takes centre stage in Colorado with 52% feasibility study IRR

Posted on September 9, 2014

A small-ish company, worth about $21 million, Red Eagle has its sights set on cash flowing roughly $50 million in each of 2016 and 2017.

High expectations for the mother of all lodes in Afghanistan

Posted on August 17, 2014

$908 billion of mineral wealth.

Sandstorm Gold not ruling out acquisitions, CEO says

Posted on July 6, 2014

New board member with focus on Latin America.

New uranium explorer Roughrider prepares for market debut

Posted on July 2, 2014

Expect company to generate a fair share of attention in the junior mining community.

Junior mining specialists focus on phosphate in Northern Peru

Posted on May 20, 2014

At the conclusion of my Skype interview with Brent Cook a couple of weeks ago, he told me to reach out to the folks at Focus Ventures to learn a bit more about what they are doing at their Bayovar 12 phosphate project in Northern Peru.

Diamond top for the S&P?

Posted on May 10, 2014

Stay tuned.

Canada re-vitalises diamond exploration 25 years on

Posted on April 23, 2014

Canada’s newest diamond exploration company, Margaret Lake Diamonds Inc. commenced trading this morning on the TSX-Venture Exchange under the symbol DIA.

Peak copper

Posted on April 8, 2014

Depending on how you look at it, the copper business will either be a great place or a scary place to be in the coming years.

NexGen's potential discovery opens up the Western Athabasca Basin, CEO Leigh Curyer explains

Posted on February 20, 2014

Visible uranium was seen in the first hole drilled into the Arrow target at the Western side of NexGen's Rook 1 project, which caused shares in the junior explorer to rise over 90% Wednesday.

On an African dog and pony show with mining mogul Robert Friedland

Posted on February 17, 2014

The reality distortion field made famous by Steve Jobs’ biographer Walter Isaacson, is a personal intensity and vision so powerful it bends people to your will, convincing them of a project’s higher purpose.

Good day for Canadian gold miners in West Africa

Posted on January 28, 2014

Endeavour Mining declared commercial production at their Agbao mine in Côte d’Ivoire – the company's fourth gold mine in West Africa.

Financing window opens for quality gold juniors

Posted on January 28, 2014

Mark O’Dea’s True Gold Mining has just announced a $36.6-million bought deal financing with RBC Capital Markets of $0.40 units with a half warrant at $0.47 good for six months.

A looming global flight to quality

Posted on January 25, 2014

The emerging market contagion which began making headlines and roiling markets last week is not well understood and it is not even clear which countries are ground zero for this crisis.

Robert Friedland: Rights offerings are the fairest form of equity finance ever developed by the human mind

Posted on December 3, 2013

Shareholders of Turquoise Hill Resources would be wise to participate in an upcoming rights offering.

Newmarket Gold CEO Doug Forster reveals roll-up strategy

Posted on November 2, 2013

Doug Forster Doug Forster's Newmarket Gold Inc. (TSXV:NGN) may be a breath of fresh air to Canada’s mining sector. The company has experienced executives touting optimism and looking for acquisitions in a gold mining market where few buyers exist. Then …

Canada Carbon has nuclear graphite, CEO Bruce Duncan explains

Posted on October 15, 2013

The market for high quality graphite and nuclear graphite in particular is much bigger than the brokerage industry in Canada assumes, according to Duncan.

Strathcona resignation sparks Pretivm selloff, CEO responds to rumours

Posted on October 9, 2013

Will the spectre of Bre-X be with Canada mining equities forever and a day?

Silver Bull CEO Tim Barry discusses Sierra Mojada PEA

Posted on October 8, 2013

Silver Bull’s latest resource statement factors Sierra Mojada’s silver endowment at more than 163.6 million ounces – all in the Indicated category.

NexGen updates uranium drill program

Posted on September 25, 2013

"This is a serious exploration program"

Northern Dynasty CEO Ron Thiessen talks Pebble post Anglo American

Posted on September 24, 2013

Northern Dynasty’s share price is cheap, too, according to Thiessen.

Continental Gold CEO Ari Sussman's secret sauce

Posted on September 20, 2013

In Ari’s view, short term volatility doesn’t matter — gold will outperform whether the Fed prints or not.

Clive’s Tribe: Why B2Gold’s prospects are up in an era of writedowns

Posted on September 16, 2013

“If you don’t have cash flow and credibility, you are not going to build a mine right now.”

Billionaire miner Robert Friedland sounds off

Posted on September 15, 2013

"We’re much closer to the bottom of this cycle than you imagine. This is not the end of the super-cycle."

Proposed management structure for the combined Fission Uranium and Alpha Minerals

Posted on August 28, 2013

It has been quite a year for Fission Uranium CEO Dev Rhandahwa.

Fission/Alpha drills 13.41m of “off-scale” radioactivity at PLS

Posted on August 12, 2013

All three zones now have drill holes with wide and robust mineralization.

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