Osisko Mining News

Goldcorp’s Eleonore mine in Quebec reaches commercial production

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

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.

Yamana, Agnico Eagle offer $3.9bn for Osisko

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

Investors may be leaning towards Goldcorp bid for Osisko

Goldcorp's sweetened offer is straightforward, requires no formal shareholder approval and could be completed by as early as end-April.

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

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

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, 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.

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.

Which gold miners must replenish their reserves through M&A?

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.

Osisko officially declines Goldcorp's offer, urges shareholders to do the same

Calls Goldcorp's offer 'opportunistic' and 'financially inadequate.'

Osisko brands Goldcorp’s $2.6bn takeover bid as ‘very low’ and 'opportunistic'

Osisko shares have traded well above the $5.95 implied value of Goldcorp's Monday offer.

Osisko responds to announcement by Goldcorp

Notes the announcement by Goldcorp that it intends to commence an offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Osisko. No formal offer has yet been commenced.

Goldcorp launches $2.6-billion hostile takeover offer for Osisko

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

Fire sale: Investors punish Osisko for mill damage

Osisko Mining investors were unimpressed by the fire yesterday at the company's Canadian Malarctic mill. The stock (TSX:OSK) closed down a buck, or 12.94%, on the Toronto main board Friday as Osisko assessed the damage.