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'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood

Making deals in the COVID-19 environment is hard but improving sentiment in a rising metal price environment is increasingly making it tougher to get deals over the line, Wheaton Precious Metals CEO Randy Smallwood has told Mining Journal.

'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood 'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood 'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood 'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood 'Higher prices make deals more difficult,' says Smallwood

Wheaton Precious Metals CEO Randy Smallwood says dealmaking is more difficult in a higher metal price environment

Management had a few "good" field trips before the lockdown measures put a stop to it early this year, but two of those files remain active.

"It's a matter of tempering expectations.