Gold and Precious Metals

News, updates, analysis and whitepapers relating to gold and precious metals.

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The most common mistake investors make when investing in gold

Dr. Martin Murenbeeld is President of Murenbeeld & Co Inc. and writes the weekly Gold Monitor. Other corporate publications include the bi-monthly Economic Monitor and Equity and Bond Observer. He frequently speaks at international mining and economic conferences and is often quoted in the press. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 1972 with a Ph.D. in international finance. He joined the Faculty of Management Studies at the University of Toronto but left in 1978 to start M. Murenbeeld & Associates Inc., a consultancy specialising in gold markets, foreign exchange markets, and general domestic-international financial and economic trends. M. Murenbeeld & Associates Inc. was purchased by Dundee Corporation in July 2004 and Dr. Murenbeeld was appointed Chief Economist. He left Dundee Corporation in 2016 and in early 2017, in association with Brian Bosse and Chantelle Schieven, set up Murenbeeld & Co Inc. We caught up with Martin ahead of his keynote at Mines and Money in Toronto.
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Oct 19, 2018
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Why Eira Thomas supports Young Mining Professionals

Eira Thomas is a Canadian geologist with over 25 years of experience in the Canadian mining business. She is the President and CEO of Lucara Diamond Corp as well as an original founder of the company. Eira’s previous roles include CEO of Kaminak Gold Corporation, Vice President, Aber Resources, now Dominion Diamond Corp., and founder and CEO of Stornoway Diamond Corp. She was elected to Suncor’s Board of Directors in April 2006 and is the chair of the Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainable Development (EHS&SD) Committee and a member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee. In 2004, Ms. Thomas was honoured as one of "Canada's Top 40 under 40" by the Caldwell Partners and Report on Business magazine. In 2007, she was named to Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 list by the Women's Executive Network. Ms. Thomas graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree.
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Oct 19, 2018
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Andes Resources offers opportunities in Colombia for savvy investors

Andes Resources is a public company with 80kHa of licenses in the pro-mining district of Antioquia- Colombia highly prospective for epithermal gold and copper/gold porphyries. After 4 years in acquisition mode they are now primed to methodically drill test their numerous priority targets and contribute to the 65Moz gold equivalent already discovered within 30km of their holdings. We caught up with the MD Jason Stirbinskis in advance of Mines and Money London​​
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Oct 05, 2018