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.
The operator of the London gold price benchmark said on Thursday it had begun the process of looking for a new administrator that will replace the traditional twice-a-day phone call used by institutions.
Despite the recent support of gold caused by the ongoing Ukraine-Russia crisis and economic weakness in Europe, some analysts are warning investors that prices are being pressured by Federal Reserve policy which could help the price take a tumble by year’s end.
Hinterland Metals Inc. is able to report results obtained from the two claim (610-hectare) McIntyre property located 80 kilometres west of Bathurst, New Brunswick. Hinterland holds an option to acquire a 100% interest in McIntyre. The exploration work described herein was partially funded by a $20,000 grant from the New Brunswick Junior Mining Assistance Program.
Gungnir Resources Inc. is pleased to provide an update from its first phase exploration program on its newly acquired Sweden gold properties. The two properties, Knaften and Nordanas, cover 225 sq. km in a highly under-explored part of the Vasterbotten district of northern Sweden, a region hosting 12 million ounces of gold delineated in existing and mined resources plus several past-producing and producing poly-metallic mines. Gungnir’s primary target is an intrusion-related gold deposit.
Guyana Goldfields Inc. (TSX:GUY) is pleased to announce the signing of a common terms agreement with International Finance Corporation, Export Development Canada, ING Capital LLC, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation, and The Bank of Nova Scotia for a credit approval for a US$185 Million project finance facility. The financing will fund the development and construction of, and general matters relating to, the 100%-owned Aurora Gold Project located in Guyana, South America.