M&A set to rebound when COVID-19 travel restrictions lifted
Decarbonisation plans will require more minerals
Final quarter dents landmark year for yellow metal
Which assets could suit profile?
Transactions increasing but actors changing
Geology, history and mining culture keep Mexico out front
Good management: technical and funding ability
Higher gold price brings renewed investor interest
Growing interest in precious metals but big deals unlikely.
Consolidation of smaller producers on the cards, but mega-mergers have reset the landscape
Tighter drilling and structural modelling are keys to success.
Financings increase with Eric Sprott leading the charge