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.
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSXV:BGM) announced that it has commissioned Snowden Mining Industry Consultants to update its previously issued NI 43-101 technical report. It was published June 18, 2013.
Rio Alto Mining Ltd. (TSX:RIO,NYSE:RIOM) and Sulliden Gold Corp. Ltd. (TSX:SUE,OTCQX:SDDDF) announced that Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. and Glass Lewis & Co. have both recommended that the companies’ shareholders support their plan of arrangement.
Reuters reported that CME Group said today that it’s interested in administering the London gold fix with Thomson Reuters. The two firms were recently named the new operators of a new silver benchmark that will replace the London silver fix.
Reuters reported that London Gold Market Fixing Ltd., which runs the London gold fix, is looking for a third party to take over administration duties. The move may signal that the fix is to be switched over to an electronic platform.
Gold took a steep fall today, dropping from Friday’s close of $1,338.60 per ounce to a low of $1,305.40 early this morning. Kitco’s Jim Wyckoff attributes the decline to “heavy profit taking and capitulation by weak-handed longs.”