August 22, 2011
Last week I asked the tireless Conrad Black for his thoughts on the gold price and the gold standard. He graciously provided the following response this afternoon:
"Dear Mr. Humphreys,
Nixon had to do something, but would have been better off to revalue the dollar and try to impose a standard...
August 20, 2011
With the notable exception of Copper.
Source: Awesome Info Graphics, August 17, 2011 via Ritholtz.com
July 7, 2011
By Jeremy Martin
Investment conferences can be intimidating places to be for a newcomer unfamiliar with them. Sometimes this is because of sheer size. Our Vancouver Resource Investment show had over 7000 attendees in January. PDAC in Toronto had some 25,000 last month.
While at times these...
June 10, 2011
Howard Lindzon is the co-founder and CEO of StockTwits® – a social network for traders and investors to share real-time ideas and information. StockTwits was recently named “one of the top 10 most innovative companies in web” by FastCompany and one of the “50 best websites” by Time...
June 9, 2011
Jeff Berwick founded StockHouse Media Corporation in 1994, raising over $40 million USD in financing and growing the company to a peak of more than 200 employees in 8 countries worldwide by 2000. He now writes a libertarian, Austrian economics focused financial newsletter called The Dollar...
June 8, 2011
Marin Katusa is the senior editor of Casey Energy Opportunities, Casey Energy Confidential, and Casey Energy Report. He is a regular commentator on BNN, and a member of the Vancouver Angel Forum where he and his colleagues evaluate early seed investment opportunities.
May 9, 2011
By Andrew Pollard, President, Mining Recruitment Group
A lot of major decisions aren’t happening in the confines of boardrooms any more. It’s hard to go anywhere in the downtown core without running into a familiar face.
Being an executive recruiter in such a tightly knit industry such as...