Alex Hamer

Alex Hamer

Alex came to Mining Journal from the Courier newspaper in Ballarat, Australia, where he was a business journalist. This round included the Western Victorian mining and METS sectors. Previously he was based in Jakarta where he contributed to Tempo Magazine, the Jakarta Globe and the Diplomat.

Articles by Alex Hamer

Bacanora to ditch TSX-V amid lithium glut

Bacanora to ditch TSX-V amid lithium glut

Lithium company needs shareholder vote and court approval to shift 7% of shares to London

Capital markets

19 FEB 2018
EY: Coal selloffs to continue in 2018

EY: Coal selloffs to continue in 2018

Copper and gold far behind in deal value but not volume

M&A

19 FEB 2018
Oligarchs in battle over Norilsk stake

Oligarchs in battle over Norilsk stake

Abramovich sale to Potanin could see Nornickel chairman consolidate power

Capital markets

19 FEB 2018
Petropavlovsk loses CFO, adds director

Petropavlovsk loses CFO, adds director

Petropavlovsk CFO out after new CFO announced

Leadership

16 FEB 2018
Mitsui ups Collahuasi stake, exits Los Pelambres

Mitsui ups Collahuasi stake, exits Los Pelambres

Japanese trading house ups share of global copper production to 140,000tpa

M&A

16 FEB 2018
Innovation tougher than just saying 'blockchain'

Innovation tougher than just saying 'blockchain'

Even finance firms are struggling to change their culturees, so how will miners go?

Innovation

16 FEB 2018
New Rio director mailing it in

New Rio director mailing it in

Diversified miner replaces Canadian civil servant-turned business leader with the same

Leadership

15 FEB 2018
Shares up after Zuma quits

Shares up after Zuma quits

The ANC finally turns on SA president

Politics

15 FEB 2018
Barrick cost concern for 2018 onwards

Barrick cost concern for 2018 onwards

Gold miner's earnings hit by Acacia and Pascua-Lama standoff

Profit & Loss

15 FEB 2018
Battle of metals bulls ends in ... agreement

Battle of metals bulls ends in ... agreement

Despite a Friedland/Bristow debate falling over, copper and gold debate goes on

Research

14 FEB 2018
SolGold going under the outcrop

SolGold going under the outcrop

SolGold looking for gold porphyry 3km north of Alpala

Discovery

14 FEB 2018
BMO picks platinum upswing

BMO picks platinum upswing

Colin Hamilton bullish on platinum for 2018

PGMs

13 FEB 2018