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Mining finance fight has new rules

“Man, you gotta think cryptos are hot when you’re at a mining conference and the first two questions are about cryptos,” Marin Katusa said somewhat ruefully at his recent Vancouver Resource Investment Conference after heavyweight investors sparred over their top mining stock picks for 2018. Amusingly, one of the audience questions was directed at Sprott USA’s Rick Rule.

Richard Roberts

Finance > Capital-markets

Mining finance fight has new rules

“Man, you gotta think cryptos are hot when you’re at a mining conference and the first two questions are about cryptos,” Marin Katusa said somewhat ruefully at his recent Vancouver Resource Investment Conference after heavyweight investors sparred over their top mining stock picks for 2018. Amusingly, one of the audience questions was directed at Sprott USA’s Rick Rule.

Richard Roberts

Mining finance fight has new rules

Junior miners have faced new competition for funds in North America

Rule, Katusa and US Global Investors' Frank Holmes took turns introducing "under-valued" mining and metals stocks. Holmes later took small investors on his journey into the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, but Rule, the gold and metals junkie, was having none of it.