A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Kapuskasing Gold Corp. (TSXV:KAP) announced that a recent prospecting and sampling program at its Ontario-based Rollo and Borden Lake gold properties returned gold values of up to 7.69 grams per tonne.
Alacer Gold Corp. (TSX:ASR,ASX:AQG) announced that a heap leach pad expansion study at its Copler gold mine has resulted in a 14-percent increase in ultimate capacity. It now sits at 56 million tonnes.
This past Friday, five companies — including two gold miners — were cut from the S&P/TSX Global Mining Index. Here’s a look at which companies were axed and why the downgrade isn’t necessarily the end of the world.