Volume 99 Number 42 Dec 2 - 8, 2013

Drill core showing visible gold from Pretium's Brucejack project in BC. Credit: Pretium Resources

Pretium shares surge as bulk sample beats gold target

VANCOUVER — Pretium Resources’  (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG) shares soared 80% on news that the Brucejack project bulk sample has already produced more than the 4,000 oz. gold Pretium promised it would — with 20% of the sample…

Sandspring Resources'  Toroparu gold project in Guyana. Credit: Sandspring Resources

Sandspring jumps on Silver Wheaton’s streaming deal

Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has given a confidence boost to Sandspring Resources (TSXV: SSP; US-OTC: SSPXF) by signing its first early deposit stream agreement for the junior’s Toroparu gold project in Guyana, a week after…

Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest owns 31.7% of Poseidon Nickel.

Poseidon hopes to restart Mt. Windarra in 2014

Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest stepped down in September as non-executive chairman of Poseidon Nickel (ASX: POS) to focus on his philanthropic endeavours, but his resignation didn’t signal any underlying loss of confidence in…

Trucks in the pit at Copper Mountain Mining's namesake copper-gold mine near Princeton, B.C. Credit: Copper Mountain Mining

Copper Mountain sinks on $30M equity raise

Copper Mountain Mining (TSX: CUM) shares have been sliding since the company’s surprise move to raise $30.1 million in a bought deal to fund a secondary crusher and increase throughput at its eponymous copper–gold mine near…

Banro drives towards more production in the DRC

Banro’s (TSX: BAA; NYSE-MKT: BAA) third-quarter results show that the company — with expanding gold operations in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo — is tracking in the right direction.

Timmins Gold's open pit San Francisco gold operation 150 km north of Hermosillo, Mexico. Credit: Timmins Gold

Timmins Gold revamps mine plan at San Francisco

VANCOUVER — The future came into focus for Timmins Gold (TSX: TMM; NYSE-MKT: TGD) in early November, when the company released an updated reserve estimate and mine plan for its wholly owned San Francisco gold operation, 150 km north of…

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