The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame’s (CMHF) 28th induction ceremony in mid-January at the Fairmont Royal York hotel in Toronto honoured five industry leaders — Keith Brimacombe, Harold Williams, Stewart Blusson, Louis Gignac and...
Feb 9, 2016 7:27PM
Toronto’s S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped 0.45% to 12,763.99, following a poor jobs report, while oil prices dropped and gold prices rebounded. The S&P/TSX Global Mining Index rose 9.4% to 45.25, while the S&P/TSX Capped...
Feb 9, 2016 2:37PM
VANCOUVER — The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index closed near a four-week high during the Feb. 1-5 trading sessions, as it gained nearly 2%, or 8.63 points, en route to a 508.15 point close. Markets were buoyed by rising metal prices,...
Feb 9, 2016 1:46PM
Tahoe Resources (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO) is set to buy Ontario-based junior producer Lake Shore Gold (TSX: LSG; NYSE-MKT: LSG) in a $945 million all-share bid, with analysts on both sides of the deal approving.
Feb 8, 2016 5:21PM
Persisting fears of a global economic slowdown along with mixed economic data in the U.S. and uncertainty about whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 1.59% to 16,204.83 and...
Feb 8, 2016 5:14PM
VANCOUVER — When it comes to opportunities in the junior space that tick the prerequisite boxes for mineral development, there aren't many that can match Arizona Mining (TSX: AZ) and its emerging Taylor zinc-lead-silver deposit...
Feb 5, 2016 5:21PM
There appears to be no relationship between return on equity and CEO pay components in the mining industry, according to a survey of 100 leading companies.
Feb 5, 2016 4:12PM
VANCOUVER — Mining financier and entrepreneur Ross Beaty told an audience at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference in late January that it’s a “phenomenal” time to buy resource stocks.
Feb 5, 2016 1:55PM
The world’s largest producer of manganese is taking a hatchet to supply in an effort to rebalance the market.
Feb 4, 2016 3:31PM
VANCOUVER — It is that time of year again. The Association for Mineral Exploration B.C.'s (AME BC) annual Mineral Exploration Roundup conference is in the rear-view mirror, and in just over four weeks the mining community will gather...
Feb 3, 2016 5:44PM