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Paddy Nicol, president and CEO of Evrim Resources, viewing core at the Ermitano gold-silver project in Sonora, Mexico. Credit: Evrim Resources.

Newmont invests in Evrim Resources

Shares of Evrim Resources (TSXV: EVM) surged 18.5% to $1.28 on news that Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) is acquiring 4.85 million shares of the company…

Processing equipment at Southern Copper’s Toquepala copper mine in southern Peru. Credit: Southern Copper.

Top 10 US-based mining companies

The Northern Miner presents its top-10 list of the largest U.S.-headquartered mining companies. 1. SOUTHERN COPPER Market cap: US$35 billion Southern Copper (NYSE: SCCO), an…