Barrick Gold Corporation


Atlas, Phoenix deal

From a group of individual investors, Atlas (NYSE) has purchased 51% of the outstanding shares of Phoenix Financial Holdings (CDN).In return for US$1.3 million, it acquired 12.2 million shares, and co…


Imperial Metals enters JV to explore in Niger

Imperial Metals (TSE) is teaming up with Japan-based Sumitomo on a new project in Niger, Africa.The companies are forming a joint venture on the 748-sq.-km M’Banga gold concession, west of the capital…




NWMA laments layoffs, land use rift

Members of the Northwest Mining Association (NWMA) gathered recently in this western city to attend the 101st annual meeting and speculate on the future direction of the mining industry.For many of th…


Barrick to fund Anacoco gold projects

An agreement has been reached whereby shares of Chesbar Resources (ME) will be privately placed with Barrick Gold (TSE), and the proceeds used to fund exploration of Chesbar’s gold properties in easte…


Companies (December 18, 1995)

INDEXAgincourtAGX Res.Amlgmtd CanGldArequipaAur ResourcesAuspex GoldAuspex MineralsBand-OreBarrick GoldBell MolybdenumBrascanCaledonia M’gCamecoCanarcCasmynCdn Gldn DrgnChance M’gChesbarCominco…


Barrick buys into Carlin gold property

Barrick Gold (TSE) has acquired privately owned High Desert Mineral Resources, which holds a 40% interest in the High Desert property in Nevada’s Carlin Trend.Newmont Gold (NYSE), operator of the prop…


Madsen raises funds for Red Lake work

Madsen Gold (TSE) has raised more than $400,000 in two private placements.The placements comprise a total of 340,000 units, each of which consists of one common share and one common share purchase war…



Companies (December 11, 1995)

INDEXAbcourtAdrianAgnico-EagleAmerican BllnAmerican Res.Anglo AmericanArequipaArgentina GldAsarcoAshanti GldfldsAtebaAtnaAvalonBarrick GoldBHP MineralsBreakwaterCabot CreekCaldera…