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Freeport preps for share sale

Announcement follows US$1.1 billion placing by First Quantum in June

North America

11 AUGUST 2015

A reputation justified

Despite political instability, corruption and third-world infrastructure, mining in the DRC has grown...


11 AUGUST 2015

Quaterra gets Freeport funding

TSXV-listed firm gets another year of funding for Nevada copper projects

Capital markets

16 JUNE 2015

North America's copper MVPs

Laws and regulations to figure prominently in the development trajectories of the next big mines

North America

08 JUNE 2015

Natixis sees stronger market fundamentals

French bank challenges - and changes - bearish view on copper


05 JUNE 2015

Irish eyes smile amid exploration gloom

Celtic prospects may help bring European exploration back from the doldrums

Europe/Middle East

29 MAY 2015

Good minerals, bad minerals

Australian investment bank paints gloomy mid-term picture for commodity prices


13 MAY 2015

Has Indonesia overplayed its hand?

Archipelago is home to abundant natural resources, but resource nationalism could prove costly


08 MAY 2015

Freeport dividend cut disappoints

Major copper, and oil and gas, producer cuts dividend in face of price weakness

Capital markets

25 MARCH 2015

Bulls retain belief in Peru's growth potential

INEI blamed weak growth in Latin America’s second-largest copper producing country on a drop in manufacturing...

Central/South America

09 FEBRUARY 2015

Peru projects - at a glance

A number of mining projects are set to reach key milestones in 2015.

Central/South America

09 FEBRUARY 2015

Freeport scales back 2015 spending

Copper and oil, which represent the company’s two biggest revenue generators, have seen their prices...

Capital markets

29 JANUARY 2015