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Big brother exploration funding on the rise

From a global perspective, Australia in 2019 looks like a good place for mineral explorers. Unlike Canada and the US, the junior exploration sector in Australia has not been ravaged by the flight of so-called hot money to cannabis start-ups.

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Minotaur Exploration recently struck a major new funding deal with OZ Minerals on extensive Cloncurry exploration ground in Queensland

And while sentiment among ASX investors towards junior explorers and developers has still not turned around from the dark days of 2015 and 2016, the amount of money being spent on exploration is on a