TSX slip, Nov.20-26

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-27
Canadian equities ended the Nov. 20–26 trading period in red. The S&P/TSX Composite Index fell 0.4% to 13,425.19. The S&P/TSX Global Mining Index lost 2.2% to finish at 45.12 and the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals &...

Fission steps into the ring for proxy fight with retail investor

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-25
VANCOUVER — Things might be a little tense at Fission Uranium's (TSX: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) annual general meeting (AGM) in mid-December due to a proxy battle launched by a retail shareholder looking to replace its board of directors....

Bannerman believes in Etango despite uranium slump 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-25
VANCOUVER — Uranium prices have taken a beating over the past few years, but Australia-based Bannerman Resources (TSX: BAN; US-OTC: BNNLF) hasn’t lost faith in its wholly owned Etango open-pit asset, 38 km from the coastal town...

Supplier news: Finland approves construction of world's first nuclear waste repository 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
The Finnish government has granted the construction permit for nuclear waste specialist Posiva to build the world’s first final disposal facility for spent nuclear fuel.

TSX hit by low commodity prices, Nov. 6-12 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Canada’s benchmark index posted a triple-digit loss on the back of lower crude and metal prices. The S&P/TSX Composite Index fell 3%, or 431.6 points to 13,127.18 — its lowest level in over six weeks. The S&P/TSX Capped...

Fission powers forward after Denison deal dies  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-11
VANCOUVER — The dust is settling for Fission Uranium (TSX: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) after a failed merger with Lukas Lundin’s Denison Mines (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN), but the company can’t move on just yet, due to an activist...

UEX casts new light on Christie Lake uranium property  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-11
When Japanese-owned JCU Exploration sought a partner for its Christie Lake property, 9 km along strike of Cameco’s (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) McArthur River — the world’s largest uranium mine in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin...

Cameco hits the right notes at Cigar Lake 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-11
VANCOUVER — It’s a tough time to be in the uranium business, but Canadian producer Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) believes it is well positioned for a market recovery due to strong operating leverage and a rock-solid contract...

Kivalliq unveils robust Dipole results 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-28
Kivalliq Energy’s (TSXV: KIV; US-OTC: KVLQF) hunt for another high-grade uranium deposit at its Angilak property, 350 km west of Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, may well be over, with new assay results that have transformed the company’s...

Fission Uranium's Triple R shows strong economics 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-09
Analysts are applauding Fission Uranium’s (TSX: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on the Triple R deposit at its 100% owned Patterson Lake South property just outside the southwestern portion of ...