About Andrew

Experienced private investor in the mining and commodities sectors. I look for long term growth companies, with a strong management team in tier 1 jurisdictions.

Cyprium Metals Grow Nifty Copper Resource 28.4%

Cyprium Metals (ASX: CYM)

Announced a 28.4% increase in its Nifty Copper Mine’s Measured Resource Estimate to 940,200 tonnes of contained metals.

The Nifty Copper Mine is located in north-eastern Pilbara region of Western Australia, approximately 330km southeast of Port Hedland.  […]  Continue reading

Global Mining Finance Conference lineup revealed

Global Mining Finance Summer Conference

The lineup for the Global Mining Finance Summer Conference taking place in Moorgate, London, on Tuesday 7th June has been revealed.

Keynote speakers are Alasdair Macleod, Head of Research at Goldmoney, and Rebecca Gordon, CEO of CRU Consulting.

Companies presenting include Anglo Asian Mining, Ariana Resources, Clean Tech Lithium, and Pensana PLC.  For full details and to register..[…]  Continue reading

Calidus Resources Process Plant Commissioned

Calidus Resources Limited (ASX: CAI)

Announced its first gold pour from the Carbon in Leach (CIL) Circuit, marking the successful completion of commissioning of the full processing circuit at the Warrawoona Gold Project in WA. A total of 33kg of gold was poured.

The occasion has been celebrated by the commissioning of a 24 carat gold commemorative coin.  […]  Continue reading

Karora Resources Q1 2022 Results Hit by Covid

Karora Resources Inc. (TSX: KRR)

Announced its financial results and review of activities for the three months ended March 31, 2022.

Costs were significantly higher than guidance as a result of covid 19 infections disrupting the mining staff, and some production was routed through toll mining at a higher cost.  […]  Continue reading

Eloro Resources Completes Discounted Bought Deal

Eloro Resources (TSX.V: ELO)

Announced that it has entered into an agreement pursuant to which the Underwriter has agreed to purchase, on a bought deal basis, 1,538,480 units at a price of C$3.25 per Unit for gross proceeds to the Company of C$5,000,060.

This is around a 25% discount to the prevailing price at the time of announcement.  […]  Continue reading

Colonial Coal CEO Presentation Enthuses Investors

Colonial Coal (TSX.V: CAD)

CEO David Austin gave an upbeat online presentation yesterday, where he highlighted the potential for the Colonial Coal Peace River assets at the prevailing world coal prices.

Quite simply, with FOB costs of around C$150, and coal fetching over C$500 per tonne, the numbers make a compelling investment case.  […]  Continue reading

Calidus Resources Pours First Gold at Warrawoona

Calidus Resources Limited (ASX: CAI)

Announced that it has poured the first gold at its Warrawoona Gold Project located in the Pilbara of Western Australia.

The project has now entered the ramp-up phase, with the elution circuit currently
commissioning, paving the way for the first bar sourced from the leach circuit to be
poured next week. […]  Continue reading

Mining Review Sunday Update 8th May 2022

Mining Review Sunday Update 8th May 2022

Another volatile week for gold, but it fared better than some thought after the half a percent FED rate hike.

Companies in the news this week included, Cabral Gold, Eloro Resources, Fosterville South, Kootenay Silver, and Radisson Mining Resources.

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London Mining Conferences are Becoming Identical

City Investors Circle

This week I attended the Mines and Money Conference in London. Normally this would be at the Design Centre, Islington, but this year the venue has changed.

It was held in the former GLC County Hall building alongside Waterloo station, the same venue in fact as the 121 mining conferences, on the same floor even. The similarities didn’t end there either.  {…}  Continue reading

Cabral Gold Drills 9.6m @ 16.4 g/t Gold at Cuiú Cuiú

Cabral Gold  (TSX.V: CBR)

Provided assay results from three diamond-drill holes on two sections in the southern part of the primary Central gold deposit within the Cuiú Cuiú Gold District, Para State, northern Brazil.

Hole DDH268 tested the emerging high-grade zone at Central on section N20870 and returned 9.6m @ 16.4 g/t gold from 164.3m [..]  Continue reading