Hedge funds are the least bullish on gold since 2007 prompting contrarians betting all the big sellers have been flushed out, to push gold higher Tuesday.
Will Bitcoins become a universally accepted alternate currency, or is it the modern day version of the tulip mania bubble?
Canadian mining companies are becoming increasingly unwilling to add employees to their payrolls and are reporting the weakest hiring intentions since Q3 2009.
Revenue-Quebec has filed 240 charges against Kitco Metals and its founder Bart Kitner, accusing the Canadian precious metals purchaser of tax fraud.
The three key metals that struggled to find footing in 2013, however, are expected to stabilize, says the report.
Researchers from Stanford University may have found a way to permanently bury greenhouse gas emissions inside the Earth.
Some of the biggest, most profitable trades only come around once every thirty years or so and we think this may be one of them.
Juniors usually raise cash to keep their operations going by issuing new shares.
Deutsche, Europe's number two bank, has joined the US exodus and is getting out commodities trading, although it is keeping precious metals in its portfolio.
It has been a difficult year for silver investors with the metal falling by 36% year-to-date.
Thornton brings finance background and strong China connections, while James Gowans, former chief of the diamond giant's Canada unit brings mining experience.
A $40 swing in the gold price, wiping out an early morning jobs number sell-off shows short positions at four-month highs could be facing a big squeeze.
The owner of the massive Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in Mongolia is doubling its shares outstanding with a $2.4 billion rights offer.
A few weeks ago, we saw many of the key retailers reporting some results and warning that sales in the retail sector could be sluggish during the holiday shopping season.
Gold mining executives came in for some criticism on the first day of this year’s Mines & Money conference, for among other things a lack of foresight and reaping too much of the benefit.
China’s yuan has overtaken the euro to become the second-most used currency in trade finance.
In Tracking the trends 2014, Deloitte uncovers the pressing trends facing the mining industry in the year ahead and offers strategies that companies can employ to adapt to changing industry dynamics.
David H. Smith, senior analyst at The Morgan Report, says that smart investors will take care to cull the weakest mining stocks from their portfolios and reinvest the proceeds in truly undervalued companies.
Construction at the gold and silver project, is expected to start early next year, with production slated to begin in late 2015.
While resource nationalism is still a major risk for miners, corrupted governments can be equally or more detrimental to the industry.
"The faster and more efficiently you can solve math problems, the more bitcoins you get."
Peru is "working hard" to start large scale copper projects put on hold by community and environmental protests.
A report about the significance of Roman-era workings at Gabriel Resource's massive gold-silver project in Romania takes Rosia Montana a step closer to World Heritage status.
For a free market to be successful, capital must be able to flow to new ideas and endeavours.
Existing infrastructure at Caribou includes a 3,000 tonne per day (tpd) processing plant along with a geochemical laboratory and tailings treatment facility.
I am so thankful that buy-and-hold investing still works.
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