AuRico Gold Inc

AuRico management and tour attendees outside offices at the Kemess site. Photo by Matthew Keevil.

Centerra bids $310M cash for AuRico Metals

VANCOUVER — Centerra Gold (TSX: CG; NYSE: US-OTC: CAGDF) is set to expand its British Columbian footprint via an all-cash, $310-million bid for AuRico Metals (TSX: AMI;…




TSX retreats, April 13-17

Canada’s benchmark index fell on renewed concern over Greece’s debt and China’s new trading regulations. The S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped 28 points, or 0.2%, to 15,360.55, while the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals…


The Young-Davidson gold mine in northern Ontario's Abitibi greenstone belt. Source: Alamos Gold.

Alamos, AuRico unveil US$1.5B ‘merger of equals’

VANCOUVER — Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) and AuRico Gold (TSX: AUQ; NYSE: AUQ) have apparently been in an on-again, off-again courtship for years, but on April 13 the companies decided to tie the knot amidst a rising tide of merger…



The historic MacLellan headframe at Carlisle Goldfields' Lynn Lake gold project in Manitoba.  Credit: Carlisle Goldfields

Two suitors court Carlisle

Just two days after the ink dried on a binding joint-venture agreement between Canadian gold miner AuRico Gold (TSX: AUQ; NYSE: AUQ; CGJ) and Carlisle Goldfields (TSX: CGJ; US-OTC: CGJCF) on the junior’s Lynn Lake project in Manitoba,…






AuRico cuts costs as Young-Davidson takes the next step

VANCOUVER — As lower realized gold prices become the norm producers have received a clear message from markets: cut the fat and boost the margins. And AuRico Gold (TSX: AUQ; NYSE: AUQ) is aiming to move in that direction as it implements…