VRIC 2016: Junior uranium execs pitch rebound in uranium market

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-10
VANCOUVER — The CEOs of three North American uranium juniors took to the stage during an open-panel session at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference in January to discuss the broader uranium market and argue why it is due to...

Potash faces 'significant headwinds' Macquarie says

Source: Daily News | 2016-02-03
Slow adjustments to potash supply will “prolong the pain of rebalancing,” while “power is shifting to the buyers,” Macquarie Research says.

KWG turns to China for help in Ring of Fire 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-01-27
A railway design and engineering company named China Railway First Survey & Design Institute Group Co. (FSDI) and owned by China Railway Construction, one of China’s three major state-owned rail groups, is teaming with KWG...

Sandstorm picks up 56 royalties from Teck 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-01-27
VANCOUVER — Business has been booming for outfits in the precious metal-streaming and royalty game, with the latest deal seeing Sandstorm Gold (TSX: SSL) amass another 56 royalties from Teck Resources (TSX: TCK.B; NYSE: TCK).

Worry over Chinese demand is overdone, Aussie analyst says 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-01-06
While people in the mining sector wring their hands about slowing growth in China, declining demand for base metals and collapsing prices, they’re all missing one key point, according to an Australian mining engineer, research...

Banro lands US$98.8M 

Source: Print Archives | 2016-01-06
A Chinese mining investment fund and a Connecticut-based fund management company are giving Banro (TSX: BAA; NYSE-MKT: BAA) some breathing room this year with a private placement, term loan and streaming deal, worth nearly US$100 million.

Turquoise Hill lands US$4.4B to go underground at Oyu Tolgoi  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-12-23
A group of 20 lenders have come up with US$4.4 billion in project financing for Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ; NYSE: TRQ) to build the underground portion of its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in southern Mongolia.

Uranium prices poised to rebound, analyst says  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-12-09
After some false starts in past years, an uptick in uranium prices may truly be around the corner, and this time analysts are more confident any rise will reflect a balance between demand and supply.

Southern Arc shifts focus to Japan 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-12-09
In 2005, Southern Arc Minerals (TSXV: SA) became the first Canadian junior exploration company to return to Indonesia after the Asian financial crisis in 1997. The junior acquired two key projects: the West Lombok property on Southwest Lombok...

Diamond glut 'not as catastrophic' as people believe: Lucara CEO  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-12-02
After a decent 7% increase in 2014, rough diamond prices have fallen for the past year, prompting diamond equities to follow.