A GlenTinto is not as far-fetched as it sounds.
Founder of Jefferson Financial, producer of the New Orleans Investment Conference and Gold Newsletter, believes at least a small amount of the massive liquidity produced by loose monetary policy in Western economies will find its way into mining equities .
Due to "general market conditions".
Mongolia knocks $100m off tax claim to revive expansion of massive copper-gold mine owned by Rio Tinto unit Turquoise Hill.
Jeff Killeen, mining analyst with CIBC World Markets offers his insight and hands-on perspective on several developers and producers with near-term catalysts.
Platinum and gold sectors among the worst performers due to labour strikes that cripple the industry early this year.
Productivity, followed by capital decisions and obtaining a social license to operate, are among the top risks global mining and metals companies face.
A government inspection to the Mount Polley mine last week found waste was still leaking from its breached tailing dam facility.
Low all-in gold cash costs are a good thing, says London-based GMP Securities Analyst Filipe Martins, but they don't tell the whole story.
Filipino supply worries, depleting Chinese stocks and Indonesian refinery delays could see nickel rise close to $30,000 a tonne.
One of the two tailings thickeners experienced rake failure last Friday.
The all-share deal that guarantees Taseko access to the advanced-stage Florence copper project.
Colbun hopes to keep the massive $9 billion HidroAysen power project alive.
A group of 11 chief executives of firms operating in West Africa have called for more international support to combat the deadly virus.
A 25-year-old female truck driver died when her vehicle flipped over near Antofagasta Minerals' Los Pelambres copper mine.
From the 5.8 million tons of copper produced last year, 1.2 million tons came from operations that are facing closure or conversion in 10 years.
First international conference about geosynthetics in mining begins Monday.
A big corporate break-up à la BHP Billiton is definitively not in his books, he told FT.com.
Here is one interpretation of how much is left on Earth.
Giant equipment maker sees strong fundamentals and changing mining dynamics keeping the price of copper above $3 a pound.
It has given 20% to 20 local groups, 3% to black entrepreneurs and managerial employees, and another 3% to historically disadvantaged South African staff.
There's a history there of course. Just ask Mick Davis.
New multi-lens zone at Stratmat deposit, part of the Vancouver-junior's past-producing zinc-lead-copper-silver-gold project in the Bathurst mining camp.
When gold prices plunged in late 2013, gold producers took notice and developed mine plans that offered greater flexibility in troubled times. But even the best plans take time.
President Danilo Medina vetoed bill creating a National Park, which would have blocked the expansion of Glencore's Falcondo mine.
Authorities say the firm violated 16 environmental rules at El Soldado copper mine, located about 130 km northwest of capital Santiago.
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