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Junior carnage continues

Ratings agency Moody’s said this week the mining sector faced only “moderate exposure” to Covid-19 and was considerably better placed in the short term than airlines, shipping, car manufacturers and tourism to weather the storm. While that is doubtless true of the large, diversified players with strong balance sheets, life for a junior explorer – pretty much regardless of region – is a very different story.

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Junior miners thought they had it tough last year ... think again

The PDAC conference in Toronto began barely three weeks ago at the start of March, but must feel like a lifetime ago for the juniors who were out in strength, pushing their stories to an only slightly

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