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'Bondcano' could hit mining stocks

Markets for government bonds and mining companies might seem to have little in common, but if interest rates on bonds continue to rise, compounding pressure already being felt by investors, then some mining companies could be hit hard.

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Rising yields on 10-year US treasury bonds could hit mining equities

Gold miners in particular face a challenging time because gold and government bonds, especially US treasury bonds, compete for the savings of investors; institutional and private; seeking a sa...