Move signifies departure for Vancouver-based miner.
Decision bodes well for mining firms.
In 2010 at the World Economic Forum, legendary investor George Soros called gold “the ultimate asset bubble.” He failed to mention, however, that his hedge fund had just doubled the size of its position in the yellow metal.
Among publicly traded companies, 40% have no women in the boardroom.
Company seeks smaller deals in Latin America after biggest in its history.
Cost of mining and exploring for gold and silver in the country has increased 13% and 20%, respectively, over the past year.
Due to the suspension, forecast 2014 gold production at Los Filos is expected to be at the low end of the mine's guidance range of between 330,000 and 345,000 ounces.
The gold giant's ongoing dispute with Mexican landowners could affect 2014 production at its currently halted Los Filos mine.
Appeals court says the gold and copper project, frozen since November last year, can finally go ahead. Indigenous communities to appeal ruling.
"We stated from the beginning of this process that we would remain disciplined with respect to our offer to acquire Osisko"
Investors will now be watching to see if Goldcorp tries to top the joint bid.
Goldcorp's sweetened offer is straightforward, requires no formal shareholder approval and could be completed by as early as end-April.
The sweetened hostile offer for Osisko trumps friendly bid from Yamana Gold Inc.
Total consideration paid at closing to Goldcorp and Barrick was $275 million.
Gold giant was unable to negotiate the renewal of an occupancy agreement with a group of landowners.
Yamana's takes 50% for $930 million and Canada pension plan provides $550 million funding to stave of Goldcorp's hostile bid.
Chairman Ian Telfer says he’d rather quit the deal than overpay.
New deadline is Friday April 4, 2014.
Goldcorp has gained 24% since the year started.
It is not clear whether the agreement means the two firms are now in talks for a friendly takeover deal.
Net earnings hit by lower gold price.
Despite extreme measures taken by gold miners to balance their books, the sector continues to suffer the aftermath of last year’s precious metal price nosedive.
If it goes through, the proposed deal will make Goldcorp the No. 1 gold producer in the Canadian province of Quebec.
To Silver Standard Resources.
We often hear that large gold producers are usually not the best explorers. As such, when it comes time to replenish or grow their resource base, they must look to M&A.
Sean Roosen argues entrepreneurial mid-tier companies like Osisko should attract a premium in the market, which Goldcorp is not offering.
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