While Gold Editor is focused on the gold market, it scrutinizes all asset classes for insight into risks and opportunities. We came upon this fascinating study of Vancouver's Real Estate, some of the most unaffordable in the world, and the unforeseen impact global wealth and capital flows have had on this sector's bull market.
Click HERE to read full speech by Ian Young of the South China Morning... [Read more...]
SOURCE:[Frank Holmes] - Recently I visited the breathtaking city of Hong Kong to speak at the seventh-annual Mines and Money conference, Asia-Pacific’s premier event for mining investment deal-making and capital-raising. During my time in Asia I had the additional privilege of addressing the audience of the Asia Mining Club, alongside my good friend Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman and Founder... [Read more...]
SOURCE:[Financial Post] - Canadian private equity player Waterton Global Resource Management LP has raised more than US$1-billion for a precious metals fund, a massive number which demonstrates that private equity interest in the mining space continues to rise.
Toronto-based Waterton announced Monday that it has received capital commitments of US$1.016-billion. It plans to use that money for acquisitions,... [Read more...]
SOURCE:[The Mining Report] - Etienne Moshevich, editor of Alphastox.com, looks at three things before he decides to get excited about a company: people, projects and structure. In this interview with The Mining Report, Moshevich explains his ground-up approach to evaluating junior resource companies and names the names that are set to rake in the profits.
The Mining Report: Alphastox.com follows junior... [Read more...]
Lawrence Roulston's, "Resource Opportunities" is one of Gold Editors most respected market timing journals. In his most recent report he states:
“A more productive approach than simply holding bullion is to own companies that control a lot of gold, or silver, or platinum. That approach is most effective if the company has a deposit with realistic economic potential and if the management team is adding... [Read more...]
SOURCE:[Frank Holmes] - Commodity returns vary wildly, as experienced resource investors can attest and our popular periodic table illustrates.
This inherent volatility can spell opportunity for the nimble investor who can look past the mainstream headlines to identify hot spots. Our global resources expert, Brian Hicks, CFA, identified four we believe are revved up for a resources boom.
1. Plenty... [Read more...]