Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, Vivien first became involved with the stock market in 2006, when she started working for RBC Dominion Securities, the Royal Bank of Canada’s full-service brokerage firm. It was at RBC DS that Vivien gained an understanding of commodity investing and became intrigued with how the markets move in direct correlation with the economy.
In 2007, Vivien graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature. She later enrolled in the Writing and Communications program at Simon Fraser University. Vivien volunteered with the Investing News Network in the spring of 2010, and interned for Momentum Magazine in Vancouver. In the fall of 2010, Vivien began working for the Investing News Network in an official capacity as an assistant editor, where she is constantly learning more about the commodity markets. In the summer of 2011, Vivien was awarded a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University.
Corvus Gold Inc. (TSX:KOR,OTCQX:CORVF) filed an independent NI-43-101 technical report on the new resource calculation for its 100% owned North Bullfrog Project in Nevada. The entire project Mineral Resource estimate has been updated in the independent technical report, and the WhittleTM pit optimization process was used to roughly indicate what portions of the mineralization inventory might have reasonable prospects for economic extraction by open pit mining.
Precipitate Gold Corp. (TSXV: PRG) announced the latest results from a follow up soil and rock sampling program, completed in connection with ongoing exploration activities at the Ginger Ridge Zone within the Juan de Herrera concession in the Dominican Republic.
Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX:RIC, NYSE MKT:RIC) reported it filed an updated National Instrument 43-101 technical report for its Island Gold Mine Property, which contains the producing Island Gold Mine and the Island Gold Deep resource.
Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (TSXV:BGM) reported results from complete hole metallic screen fire with minor lead collection/gravimetric assay results of 29 diamond drill holes conducted on Cow Mountain in 2011.