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UK court tick for Barrick's Acacia acquisition

UK court tick for Barrick's Acacia acquisition

Acacia's last day on LSE today


Analysts dismiss Barrick bid

Analysts dismiss Barrick bid

Synergistic doubts, geopolitical unpleasantness and execution risk make Newmont merger a poor fit


28 FEBRUARY 2019
Newcrest as a takeover plum

Newcrest as a takeover plum

The time is nigh for a major to snap up Australia's biggest gold miner

Miner's right

11 JUNE 2018

African Barrick now Acacia Mining

At the same time, Acacia announced it had entered into an earn-in agreement for a joint venture with...


27 NOVEMBER 2014

Awards time is near

The industry’s biggest annual awards night is about a month away and nominations are in for gongs that...

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31 OCTOBER 2014

Conflicting agendas

Mining is a global business. Miners often have little choice about where to locate – they build a business...


17 AUGUST 2014

No pain, no gain - a familiar DRC refrain

ALMOST incredibly, the Democratic Republic of Congo has probably, relatively speaking at least, been...

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31 JANUARY 2013

Stocking up on gold

CABBIE has been a bit busy of late getting ready for the stark raving mad season – hence the dearth of...

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17 DECEMBER 2012

Clearing the Fekola decks

NOVEMBER 12: GROUNDHOG day it was most evidently not! In stark contrast to the scene 12 months ago, there...

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11 NOVEMBER 2012

Blackthorn questions ... and answers please

AS FAR as rhetorical questions go, the one or two about Blackthorn Resources and the Australian investment...

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Spark will light Panoramic outlook

WHAT the devil is wrong at Panoramic Resources? Or, what the hell is the problem with investors? One...

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Hot Fekola could get hotter still

THE “most desirable deposit in West Africa” owned by a junior is what some are calling it, and while...

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05 JULY 2012