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Investors can share the blame for over-egged junior failures

Investors can share the blame for over-egged junior failures

The spruiking nature of the exploration firm is in large part a function of the market

View from the West End

12 DECEMBER 2018
The problem with being Glencore

The problem with being Glencore

Juggling a mining practice, trading business and politics raises the risk profile

Miner's right

10 DECEMBER 2018
Challenging 2019 ahead for mining equities

Challenging 2019 ahead for mining equities

As signs point to metal prices drifting lower, capital gains will rely on outstanding management

From the Capital

06 DECEMBER 2018
Major exploration success a welcome surprise

Major exploration success a welcome surprise

BHP and Rio's monstrous finds in Australia show you don't have to be in Africa to hunt elephants

View from the West End

04 DECEMBER 2018
India finally shaping as a major commodities importer

India finally shaping as a major commodities importer

Coal buying shows trend in emergence of key demand centre for mining demand

Miner's right

03 DECEMBER 2018
No white knights

No white knights

The good times may be over before they have even begun for junior resources firms

MJ comment

29 NOVEMBER 2018
Central banks to move markets

Central banks to move markets

How policy makers view inflation risk will ultimately dictate the direction of metal cycles

From the Capital

29 NOVEMBER 2018
Miners lacking people-management skills

Miners lacking people-management skills

There's a huge amount to be said for being nice, being liked and being wanted

View from the West End

28 NOVEMBER 2018
Mining's lost productivity drive yet to be rediscovered

Mining's lost productivity drive yet to be rediscovered

Evidence new technology is likely to increase efficiencies and keep costs down are, so far, absent

Humphreys

26 NOVEMBER 2018
A darkening outlook for metals

A darkening outlook for metals

Buenos Aires summit unlikely to produce a major breakthrough in trade-war tensions

Miner's right

26 NOVEMBER 2018
What's behind falling stock prices?

What's behind falling stock prices?

Sliding equity valuations is a symptom of large systemic problems for the global economy

From the Capital

22 NOVEMBER 2018
Barrick right to sell assets

Barrick right to sell assets

The real question will be whether others who scoop them up can deliver on the optimism around a deal...

View from the West End

22 NOVEMBER 2018