Future Of Mining > Exploration

Release the reporting shackles

A veteran mining consultant thinks tighter disclosure provisions around exploration and development project forecasts by mining promoters can boost investor faith in the sector, but first more education is needed – both for companies and investors.

Future Of Mining > Exploration

Release the reporting shackles

A veteran mining consultant thinks tighter disclosure provisions around exploration and development project forecasts by mining promoters can boost investor faith in the sector, but first more education is needed – both for companies and investors.

Release the reporting shackles

SRK Consulting corporate consultant Mark Noppe said at a recent SRK 3600 Mining Perspectives seminar in Johannesburg mining promoters had been known to jump the gun with forward looking statements and project valuations for finance-raising, despite what SRK calls “the detailed frameworks and codes governing the reporting of mineral project estimates”.