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Streaming no longer 'alternative' finance option

Investor hopes of the influx of streaming transactions in exploration and mining companies coming to an end in the near-term were dashed by a team of influential Canadian bankers at the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)’s annual convention this week.

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Streamers are looking to gain access to tier one assets while the going is good (photo: Canadian Malartic – Royal Gold)

A panel that included speakers from BMO Capital Markets, TD Securities, Scotia Capital and RBC Capital came to the conclusion the financing structure once deemed an ‘alternative’ option for mining and