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How effective is gold as collateral if held at home?

mineweb - daily news headlines | September 1, 2014
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Julian Phillips thinks with the growth of currency uncertainty, it is unsurprising that there is a move to repatriate gold back to national vaults.

Rick Rule: A briefing on private placements

Sprott Group | August 29, 2014
A briefing on private placements

Attractive way to take advantage of a recovery in natural resources.

Former uranium miner to pay $500,000 for clean-up in the U.S.

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 29, 2014
Former uranium miner to pay $500,000 for clean-up in the U.S.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Homestake Mining reached an agreement requiring the company to assess contamination and address safety hazards at four abandoned uranium mines.

CHART: Copper price could follow iron ore over a cliff

Frik Els | August 28, 2014
CHART: Copper price poised to follow iron ore over a cliff

Iron ore is down 34% this year over China fears, soft demand and surging supply. The copper market is equally exposed, but has so far defied fundamentals.

Gold up on Ukraine tensions, but gains pared

Jeffrey Richmond | August 28, 2014
gold up on ukraine tensions, but gains pared feat

U.S. data showed stronger-than-expected Q2 growth.

Less than 2% of Peru’s total mining concessions are active

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 28, 2014
Less than 2% of Peru’s total mining concessions are active

Around 15,000 of the total 55,000 licences in effect risk fines and even losing all privileges over the land.

This extremely rare $25.6 million blue diamond may reveal Earth’s origins

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 28, 2014
This extremely rare $25.6 million blue diamond may reveal Earth’s origins

The “Blue Moon" will go on public display in three weeks' time in Los Angeles, California.

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New technology could end the debate over pipeline safety

Oilprice.com | August 28, 2014
New technology could end the debate over pipeline safety

Monitoring, detecting pipeline corrosion still a 'crude' affair.

Photos: Apple will launch a gold iPhone 6

MINING.com Editor | August 28, 2014

There will be a gold iPhone 6.

Barrick scraps corporate development team: report

Jeffrey Richmond | August 27, 2014
Barrick scraps development team to cut costs

More cuts may be on the way.

Chinese investment to make Peru world’s second-largest copper producer

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 27, 2014
Chinese investment to make Peru world’s second-largest copper producer

Chinese backers are now behind one-third of all Peru’s new mining investments by value.

Imperial Metals new copper and gold mine ready to begin production

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 26, 2014
Imperial Metals new copper and gold mine ready to begin production

The company said its Red Chris copper and gold mine, in northwest B.C., will start up once a power line is completed next month.

Big step closer to bringing back mining to Upper Peninsula

Frik Els | August 26, 2014
Highland step closer to bringing back mining to Upper Peninsula

HIgh-grade maiden resource for 1 of 4 deposits Highland Copper wants to combine to restart mining in region where copper production dates back to 1845.

Newmont abandons mining arbitration case against Indonesia

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 26, 2014
Newmont abandons mining arbitration case against Indonesia

Operations at the miner's Batu Hijau copper and gold mine to resume soon.

This chart shows how pricey gold mining stocks really are

Frik Els | August 25, 2014
This chart shows how pricey gold mining stocks really are

Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index has run too far ahead of the gold price

Michael Fowler: Juniors and midtiers poised for M&A-fueled breakout once gold recovers

The Gold Report | August 25, 2014
Juniors and Midtiers Poised for M&A-Fueled Breakout Once Gold Recovers

Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Toronto-based Loewen, Ondaatje & McCutcheon, says majors need development-stage companies with high-grade, near-term production assets

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The Kardashians and climate change: interview with Judith Curry

Oilprice.com | August 25, 2014

Climate change continues to drive energy policy, despite the fact that there is no way to reconcile eradicating energy poverty in much of the world with reducing carbon dioxide emissions.

Uranium stocks follow spot price higher

Frik Els | August 25, 2014
Uranium stocks follow spot price higher

After a brutal correction early 2014, near term producers and explorers are enjoying a great quarter as the uranium spot price jumps 8% in August.

Cliffs Natural Resources up on $200m buyback plan

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 25, 2014
Cliffs Natural Resources up on $200m buyback plan

The new repurchase program will remain active until Dec. 31, 2015.

Gold should be $1,400/oz: Global Investors's Holmes

MINING.com Editor | August 24, 2014
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Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, a company known for its focus on the natural resources sector, says he believes the price of gold should be $1,400 per ounce, according to an interview on Ceo.ca. Holmes mentions …

Alaska lawmakers ask Kerry to intercede on B.C. mines: BIV

Jeffrey Richmond | August 24, 2014
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Mt. Polley disaster figuratively spills over the U.S. border.

Busy times ahead: global mining deals on their way up

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 24, 2014
Busy times ahead: global mining deals on their way up

Gold assets among favourites.

World events to spark fall commodities rally: Jeb Handwerger

MINING.com Editor | August 24, 2014
World events rally

Talks about current events that could spark a commodities rally.

Toby Connor - Gold Scents

Manipulation remains alive and well in the gold market

Toby Connor - Gold Scents | August 24, 2014
Maniuplation gold market

Gold being capped at lower and lower levels.

If China, Russia succeed in ditching the dollar…

Sprott Group | August 24, 2014
What if China, Russia succeed in ditching the dollar

This is one of the greatest wealth transfers in history.

SCO and Mackinder’s prophecy

GoldMoney | August 24, 2014
SCO and Mackinder’s prophecy

The SCO intends to do away with the U.S. dollar for trade settlement.

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