Tag: Africa

‘Don’t wait to react to events, position yourself correctly ahead of time’ Grant Williams, CEO, Things That Make You Go Hmmm…

‘Don’t wait to react to events, position yourself correctly ahead of time’ Grant Williams, CEO, Things That Make You Go Hmmm…

CEO of ‘Things That Make You go Hmmmm…’ and Mines and Money key-note presenter Grant Williams gave us an in-depth idea of his thoughts on the current threats to the global economy, why people are still getting risk wrong, and what he would do if he was in charge…  M&M: What should we be most […]

By September 2, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
A Personal Note from Mark Bristow, CEO of Randgold Resources

A Personal Note from Mark Bristow, CEO of Randgold Resources

Dear Colleague, Over the last 13 years Mines and Money London has been around and evolved from a trade show to arguably the UK’s largest mining investment conference. This last year we saw the conference attract 2600 attendees including 1000 investors and 1000 representatives from mining companies ranging from exciting exploration projects to the leading majors. […]

Anthony Desir Presentation: Power to the People

Anthony Desir Presentation: Power to the People

Anthony Desir from Sami African Mineral Solutions speaks at Mines and Money London 2014.  Anthony discusses how the Obama Power African Initiative is changing the dynamics of investment and evaluates the Chinese response and the implications for mining investment in that region.

By January 13, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
‘Patience, patience, patience’ Anthony Desir on the Outlook for 2015

‘Patience, patience, patience’ Anthony Desir on the Outlook for 2015

How will Africa and China going toe to toe effect the mining industry? Anthony Desir from Sami African Mineral Solutions gives his thoughts on the current situation. And shares some advice to investors looking to get returns in a downturn market.

By January 9, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Gemfields – playing our part in transforming a forgotten sector – Ian Harebottle

Gemfields – playing our part in transforming a forgotten sector – Ian Harebottle

Gemfields CEO Ian Harebottlle tells their story at Mines and Money London 2014. Gemfields are the world’s leading supplier of responsibly-sourced rare coloured gemstones with a vision to become the global “Coloured Gemstone Champion” in emeralds, rubies, sapphires and other select gems.

By January 7, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Standard Bank Presents – Financing Projects in Africa: What Has Changed?

Standard Bank Presents – Financing Projects in Africa: What Has Changed?

We’ve seen the climate for mining development and financing in Africa change greatly over recent years. Rajat Kohli from Standard Bank came to Mines and Money London 2014 to impart his company’s invaluable knowledge on these changes.

By January 6, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Investment Trends in Mining & Metals – How Has This Impacted Financing for Projects in Africa? – Rajat Kohli, Standard Bank

Investment Trends in Mining & Metals – How Has This Impacted Financing for Projects in Africa? – Rajat Kohli, Standard Bank

Presentation slides from Rajat Kohli from Standard Bank’s appearance at Mines and Money London

By December 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Mark Bristow on Randgold, the State of the Market and 2015

Mark Bristow on Randgold, the State of the Market and 2015

We caught up with Randgold CEO and all-round mining legend Mark Bristow to talk about the state of the market and Randgold’s plans.

By December 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
8 ways mining companies can maximise shareholder return – Mark Bristow, Randgold Resources

8 ways mining companies can maximise shareholder return – Mark Bristow, Randgold Resources

Presentation slides from Mark Bristow from Randgold Resources’ appearance at Mines and Money London

By December 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Caledonia Mining Corporation

Company Spotlight: Caledonia Mining Corporation

Mark Learmonth, the chief financial officer of Caledonia Mining Corporation (LON:CMCL, TSE:CAL), tells Proactive Investors about the highlights from the preliminary economic assessment, which reveals an internal rate of return at the Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe of 267%. ‘Where else are you going to get returns at that level,’ asks Learmonth.

By December 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Reservoir Minerals

Company Spotlight: Reservoir Minerals

Simon Ingram, the chief executive of gold and copper explorer Reservoir Minerals (CVE:RMC), explains the benefits of partnering with other mining groups. Reservoir has joint venture deals in place with the likes of Freeport-McMoran in Serbia.

By December 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Sunridge Gold

Company Spotlight: Sunridge Gold

Michael Hopley, the chief executive of Sunridge Gold (CVE:SGC), says he is confident about the Eritrea-focused miner’s prospects, with a mining licence just round the corner. He says Sunridge has the ability to bring its Asmara project into production next year ‘with no further dilution to shareholders’.

By December 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Kefi Minerals

Company Spotlight: Kefi Minerals

Harry Adams, the executive chairman of Kefi Minerals (LON:KEFI), discusses the development of the Tulu Kapi gold project in Ethiopia, which he says has been ‘quicker than expected’. Adams also talks about the progress in Saudi Arabia and the prospect of paying a dividend

By December 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Metallon Corporation

Company Spotlight: Metallon Corporation

Ken Mekani, the chief executive officer designate of privately-owned gold mining and exploration company Metallon Corporation, talks about the company’s huge resource in Zimbabwe. Mekani discusses his ‘ambitious expansion plans’ for when he takes charge and the price of gold.

By December 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Report: KPMG’s Mining Update – Edition 2

Report: KPMG’s Mining Update – Edition 2

The second edition of KPMG’s mining update focuses on Africa, provding analysis of Mosambique and Zambia. There’s also a look at a number of executive issues such as project development, labour productivity and tax structuring, and the current M&A environment for mining organisations is inspected. KPMG are a gold sponsor of the International Mining and […]

By May 28, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Report: Mining Journal Supplement – West Africa

Report: Mining Journal Supplement – West Africa

Read the Mining Journal team’s analysis and get their insight into the region’s brightest prospects. What do you make of the opportunities in West Africa? Does the region have ‘limitless potential’?

By April 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Video: Investing in African Mining Projects  –  An Interview with Hedley Widdup, Lion Selection Group

Video: Investing in African Mining Projects – An Interview with Hedley Widdup, Lion Selection Group

Hedley Widdup is an Executive Director of Lion Manager Pty Ltd which manages the ASX listed investment company Lion Selection Group. He took part in a panel discussion at Mines and Money Hong Kong, and also hosted an investor round table. We spoke to him about the market cycle for mining and got his perspective on investing in Africa.

By April 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Kimberley Diamonds

Company Spotlight: Kimberley Diamonds

Kimberley Diamonds Ltd (ASX:KDL) is a mineral resources mining and exploration company. The Company owns Kimberley Diamond Company NL, owner and operator of the Ellendale Diamond Project in the West Kimberley region of Western Australia. Ellendale is the world’s leading producer of fancy yellow diamonds, contributing 50% of the overall global supply.

By February 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Base Resources

Company Spotlight: Base Resources

Perth-based, Base Resources Limited (ASX:BSE / AIM:BSE) is developing the world-class Kwale Mineral Sands Project in Kenya, East Africa. Construction is nearing completion and ore mining and processing commenced in October, marking the start of Base’s transition from project developer to Africa’s newest producer.

By February 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Company Spotlight: Stratex International

Company Spotlight: Stratex International

Focused on exploration and development of gold and high-value base metals, AIM-quoted Stratex International Plc is active in Turkey, East Africa and West Africa and, since listing almost eight years ago, has discovered more than 2.2 million ounces of gold and 7.9 million ounces of silver.

By February 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →