CONSOL's margins squeezed by prices

The US coal producer CONSOL Energy Inc. recorded net income of US$10.7 million in the three months to...

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2000

McWatters offering to fund mill expansion

Toronto-listed McWatters Mining Inc., based in Val-d'Or, Quebec, is planning a rights offering to raise...

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2000

Royal Gold takes position in Yamana

The Denver-based gold royalty specialist Royal Gold Inc. has agreed to subscribe for 3 million units...

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2000

Bullion banking explained

Events in the final four months of 1999 have focused attention on several aspects of the precious metals...

Leadership

07 JANUARY 2000

Harmony bids for Randfontein

The takeover season kicked off for the new year this Thursday in Johannesburg, with a bid by Harmony...

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2000

Market news

The Canadian-based gold producer Cambior Inc. has signed a formal agreement with its lenders and hedging...

Capital markets

07 JANUARY 2000

Lion backs Rapu Rapu

The Australian-based mineral resources fund manager Lion Selection Group has agreed two further investments...

Capital markets

14 JANUARY 2000

The way ahead for Australian mining

Sir George Fisher took over as chief executive of Mount Isa Mines in the early 1950s and under his guidance...

Leadership

14 JANUARY 2000

Market news

London-listed Anglo American plc has extended its £1.2 billion cash takeover offer for the UK-based...

Capital markets

14 JANUARY 2000

Alcoa finishes strongly

Aluminum Co. of America Inc. (Alcoa) has rounded off a year of good results by reporting better-than-expected...

Capital markets

14 JANUARY 2000

JCI Gold group considers its options

The directors of Randfontein Estates Ltd have responded to the unsolicited takeover offer (in the form...

Capital markets

14 JANUARY 2000

Harmony secures Randfontein amidst sharedealing revelations

The independent South African gold producer, Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd, has all but succeeded in its...

Capital markets

21 JANUARY 2000