Paulson & Co Mining News

Newmont's Goldcorp deal wins support of Paulson, VanEck, ISS

After promising to sweeten the pot with the largest dividend in 32 years, Newmont has won over two of its biggest investors to the merits of a $10B merger with Goldcorp.

Paulson's success at Detour Gold could serve as 'template' for future activism

Paulson's campaign could have implications across the sector, where activism is historically low, returns have been disappointing, compensation is above-average and insider ownership is below-average.

Paulson wins support for replacing only 3 Detour Gold directors

For substantive change to take hold at the company, long-term directors who have presided over value destruction and overseen technical failures of prior mine plans need to be replaced.

Paulson & Co keeps stake in gold investments during Q3 -filing

New York-based Paulson & Co maintained its stake as spot gold prices declined more than 5%

Gold not dead yet: Hits seven-week high, Bernanke said nothing

Silver also gained 5%.