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EYe on mining: Sharing the spoils

The past year has seen a dip in the value created by many mining and metals companies in the face of...



Investing in Africa: Missed opportunities

Buoyed by a Chinese-driven commodities super-cycle, that saw higher prices and demand for minerals, African...


23 AUGUST 2013

Gold hedging: Opportunity knocked

Hedging has long been a dirty word in the gold industry. Legacy contracts that helped fund some of the...


02 AUGUST 2013

Australia: Down and out in WA

Small to mid-tier miners in Western Australia face a series of tests over the next year as capital markets...

Base metals

26 JULY 2013

The runaway train

In times of recession, markets and prices turn south very quickly. Think back to 2008 as double-digit...


15 MAY 2009