The Dominican Republic is developing a reputation as a go-to destination for gold mining companies.
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Gold took a big hit mid-week when the US Federal Reserve suggested an end to quantitative easing, but the precious metal rallied on Thursday to regain some of the lost ground.
The gold price failed to catch fire this week even though the US Federal Reserve announced news that was bullion-supportive.
Despite only being responsible for total production of 2.1 percent of global mining of the yellow metal in 2009, the measured and indicated gold reserves in Brazil may offer investors an attractive value proposition with the USGS estimating 2,000 tonnes, or approximately 4.3 percent of the world’s reserve.
By Kishori Krishnan Exclusive To Gold Investing News There are two ways to play the gold game. Either keep a watchful eye on the biggies and check out their every move, or latch on to some tried and tested junior gold miners, many of who are set to have their day in the sun. Back [...]
By Kishori Krishnan Exclusive To Gold Investing News Gold miners are adding to their reserves. And fast. Given the strong metal prices, precious metal miners are using their cash flow from existing operations to pay for new acquisitions. Especially Vancouver-based miners, who are now aggressively pursuing growth projects. Most have realized one thing – that [...]
By Kishori Krishnan Exclusive To Gold Investing News Are mining mergers back in the fray? Crocodile Gold Inc has reportedly arranged a $35 million syndicated equity financing related to its plan to merge with Franc-Or Resources Corp (TSX:FOR) and develop mining assets in Australia. Crocodile Gold is a private Canadian company that recently completed the [...]