June 28, 2016

The world’s 50 most valuable mining companies

What about diversified companies such as BHP Billiton, Freeport-McMoRan or Teck with substantial oil and gas assets? Or oil sands companies that use conventional mining methods […]
May 14, 2016

Miners going broke – worst still to come

Already high bankruptcy and default rates in mining & metals and oil & gas will only accelerate this year and the prolonged downturn in commodities will increasingly spill […]
December 6, 2015

The top ten issues facing miners in 2016

Deloitte has compiled a new report outlining the top 10 problems miners will face next year. Ongoing commodity weakness with little sign of respite, and a […]
October 16, 2015

Miners need to invest $150bn to avoid looming supply shortages

While miners are holding off on new projects and looking to slow the completion of ones in the works as they face the worst commodity price collapse since 2008, research house Wood Mackenzie warns the industry could be paving the way for a major supply shortage.