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'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow

Billionaire mine financier Robert Friedland left the crowd at this week's Sprott Natural Resource Symposium in Vancouver wanting more, as usual, and that's what he is promising from the company's fabulous Africa assets.

'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow 'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow 'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow 'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow 'Like drinking out of a fire hose': Ivanhoe waits for DRC cash to flow

Robert Friedland at the annual Sprott Natural Resource Symposium in Vancouver

"The Kamoa-Kakula system in the Democratic Republic of Congo is so large, we're like a little ant riding on the back of an elephant," Friedland said of the 25-year project Ivanhoe's February 2019