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Osisko Mining, Canadian junior team up to speed up gold exploration in Ontario

Osisko and Canadian Gold Miner Corp. have acquired a historical gold producer as well as an option for an exploration land package, both in Ontario’s gold-rich belt.

Osisko's hybrid model could be the future of gold streaming

MINING.com talks to Sean Roosen, Chair and CEO of Osisko Gold Royalties about the future of the company and the gold royalty and streaming sector.

Malartic gold mine class-action lawsuit trial begins

People living close to the large open pit mine in Quebec’s Abitibi region, want to be compensated for damages related to dust, noise and explosions they claim to have been exposed to for many years.

Osisko Gold Royalties tracks gold

I am firmly on record as saying we started a new gold and silver bull market, actually an all commodities bull market, last winter.

Osisko Gold Royalties shakes up executive ranks

John Burzynski, Senior Vice President New Business Development, and Robert Wares, Chief Geologist are leaving their current positions.

Investors cheer Sprott, Osisko, Barkerville deal

Osisko buys 17% of Vancouver gold explorer from company controlled by Eric Sprott for $40m in cash and shares.

Goldcorp’s Eleonore mine in Quebec reaches commercial production

Eleonore is expected to eventually become Canada’s largest gold producing mine.

Canadian miners the world’s top buyers of assets in 2014

Gold remains the most-targeted commodity by volume, according to EY’s latest report.

The top mining mergers and acquisitions of 2014

The deals that were and those that failed. Here is MINING.com’s shortlist.

Osisko to buy Virginia Mines for $424m, merge gold assets

The friendly deal creates a tMontreal-based gold-royalty company with a market capitalization of about $1.15 billion (Cdn$1.3 billion).

Goldcorp begins production at Quebec's Eleonore mine

Output for this year is expected to be between 40,000 and 60,000 ounces of gold, reaching 7,000 tonnes a day by 2018.

Goldcorp mulled buying Newmont Africa mines: Bloomberg

Move signifies departure for Vancouver-based miner.

Osisko receives court approval for $3.9bn Agnico Eagle, Yamana deal

Osisko had been the target of an attempted hostile takeover by Goldcorp.

Mining deals in Canada plunge 51%, but light at end of tunnel getting brighter

Canadian mining and metals deals plunged 51% in terms of value and 13% when it comes to volume in the first quarter of 2014. Yet results show a sustained improvement, says EY's latest report.

Vancouver's Goldcorp won't challenge friendly deal for Osisko

"We stated from the beginning of this process that we would remain disciplined with respect to our offer to acquire Osisko"

Yamana, Agnico Eagle offer $3.9bn for Osisko

Investors will now be watching to see if Goldcorp tries to top the joint bid.

No retreat for Goldcorp: raises hostile Osisko bid to $3.6bn

The sweetened hostile offer for Osisko trumps friendly bid from Yamana Gold Inc.

White knight rides to Osisko's rescue, shares soar

Yamana's takes 50% for $930 million and Canada pension plan provides $550 million funding to stave of Goldcorp's hostile bid.

Goldcorp certain $2.8bn hostile bid for Osisko will succeed

Chairman Ian Telfer says he’d rather quit the deal than overpay.

Goldcorp extends Osisko offer once again

New deadline is Friday April 4, 2014.

Goldcorp extends Osisko offer

Goldcorp has gained 24% since the year started.

Goldcorp, Osisko avoid court battle over hostile bid

It is not clear whether the agreement means the two firms are now in talks for a friendly takeover deal.

Osisko acheives record gold production as it tries to fight off takeover bid

Net earnings hit by lower gold price.

Goldcorp doesn’t give up on Osisko, extends bid offer

If it goes through, the proposed deal will make Goldcorp the No. 1 gold producer in the Canadian province of Quebec.

Osisko CEO says succesful Goldcorp bid would set bad precedent

Sean Roosen argues entrepreneurial mid-tier companies like Osisko should attract a premium in the market, which Goldcorp is not offering.