Something dramatic just happened in the copper markets.
Part II of our Golden Triangle coverage will focus on a handful of companies a little higher up on the development-resource food chain.
Barrick (ABX.T) getting hostile in a bid for Newmont (NEM.NYSE): what this could mean for your ExplorerCo portfolio
The gold arena… Over the past half-dozen years or so it’s been a ring of relative calm and quiet.
The $15 billion gold producer Barrick Gold (ABX.T) has projects in Argentina, Canada, Dominican Republic, Peru, Australia, Chile, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia and Zambia.
If you walked around the recent Cambridge House Canvest2015 show, you’d be forgiven for thinking that mining is officially dead. Those resource companies that showed up were talking to precious few investors, and the only deals being made were the ones involving a broker, an 8-ball and a bathroom stall. Abitibi greenstone and Bonterra are exceptions.