April 26, 2016

Miners spending again: $50 billion capex in five months

SNL Metals & Mining tallied the value of planned capital spending announced by mining companies in November. The industry research firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia did the […]
April 19, 2016

Afghan mineral wealth being looted by strongmen, experts say

The brilliant blue stone lapis lazuli, prized for millennia, is almost uniquely found in Afghanistan, a key part of the extensive mineral wealth that is seen as the best hope for funding development of one of the world’s poorest nations.
April 11, 2016

The rights and wrongs of rights issues

We have long been fans of rights issues.