Cash position grows, dividend agreed
COVID-19 makes for difficult quarter
Rise in deal activity underpinned by gold sector.
Total deal value up 12% over the four-quarter average
Transactions increasing but actors changing
Mergers completed, new listings, guidance and commercial production
Gold stocks rise in Toronto
Both ISS and Glass Lewis see US$4B deal makes 'strategic sense'
Results underline consolidation call
Merger to create growth-focused mid-tier producer
Fund prefers discovery and production re-rate stories, avoids feasibility and construction stocks
Full-year guidance remains intact as Alacer seeks to leverage district position for growth