February 11, 2012
By Thom Calandra @ Large
CAPE TOWN -- A large Russian gold project, kissing cousin to Kinross' Kupol Mine in Chukotka, this week made its deal-flow debut.
Geologist Andy Smith and negotiator and Sharprock Resources CEO Harp Sangha "put it out there" to minerals bankers...
February 3, 2012
Thanks to our friends at StockVest for making this awesome video.
February 2, 2012
by Tommy Humphreys
I had wanted to interview Kevin O’Leary ever since I attended a small presentation on his O’Leary family of mutual funds that he gave to money managers in Vancouver last spring. Before those financial gatekeepers, O’Leary was his usual fast talking self, but more humble...
January 31, 2012
Junior miners: Worth the investment? (Source)
The replica bull on the floor at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference last week symbolized the type of market that suffering resource investors hope is about to break out. The imposing animal's lack of motion was also apt - the TSX Venture...
January 30, 2012
By Thom Calandra
VANCOUVER, Canada -- Ordinary folks go to investment shows to advertise their fears. Not to buy. That's what I call fup-the-duck.
This holds for most shows in most market moods: up, down, euphoria, despair. Insecurity. Torrents of sweat for those who don't...
January 26, 2012
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January 21, 2012
Taking the pulse of Ross Beaty and European institutional investors on the eve of the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference.
I’ve spent a few years now around Howe Street and I’ve been lucky to make some great connections. One in particular, Gianni Kovacevic, an investor and speaker at...
January 17, 2012
Source: The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame
A partnership formed by Robert Hunter and Robert Dickinson more than 25 years ago has endured as the inspirational foundation for Hunter Dickinson Inc. (HDI), one of North America’s most respected mineral exploration and mine development groups. With...
January 16, 2012
If you are not familiar the Jim Rogers Blog, you should get acquainted. Daily financial and economic commentary summed up into a 150 words or less is refreshing in a digital world where content is king, and bountiful.
From the Jim Rogers Blog;
January 16, 2012
"I would suspect you are going...
January 13, 2012
Thom @ Large: Bull Market Boosts Donations
By Thom Calandra
BAMAKO, Mali — I am seeing more and more metals companies discover that "giving in the field" is compatible with their goals.
The "greater giving" comes as a bull market continues, albeit with a bit of bull bucking &...
January 6, 2012
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"Well-structured deals, quality assets and high-octane management teams with "enough cash to get through the next year or two" are what Pathfinder Asset Management Limited's Associate Portfolio...
January 4, 2012
Our friends at Stock New Now have become quite the regulars at Cambridge House Conferences helping spread the word while building the quality and character of the shows. Shelly Kraft, CEO of Stock News Now, is always enthusiastic to get face to face with the speakers, exhibitors and Cambridge...
January 1, 2012
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Fuel is now the top U.S. export. The Associated Press reports that America is on pace to ship out more gasoline, diesel and jet fuel than anything else in 2011....