Metalla (OTCMKT:EXCFF, CSE:MTA) Consolidates Canadian Extension Royalties at Hoyle Pond

Metalla (OTCMKT:EXCFF, CSE:MTA) Consolidates Canadian Extension Royalties at Hoyle Pond






Metalla (OTCQB:EXCFF, CSE:MTA) Consolidates Canadian Extension Royalties at Hoyle Pond $EXCFF Thursday Metalla Royalty & Streaming Ltd.(CSE:MTA) (OTCQB:EXCFF) (FRANKFURT:X9CP) signed a definitive agreement with Matamec Exploration Inc. to acquire net smelter return “NSR” royalties on mining properties located in Timmins, Ontario. The upfront payment will be, C$500,000 in cash and 2,000,000/shares valued at $0.50 for […]






The Gold Miners Problem, the More They Mine, the Less There Is

The Gold Miners Problem, the More They Mine, the Less There Is






The Gold Miners Problem, the More They Mine, the Less There Is $ABX, $FNV, $SLW, $EXCFF, $CN.MTA There is a problem in the Gold mining business, and even the biggest mining companies cannot escape it. The more Gold they mine, the closer they are to running out. When that happens, companies scramble, do risky deals, […]






Mining Investment Bankers Seeking High Quality Junior Gold & Silver Targets

Mining Investment Bankers Seeking High Quality Junior Gold & Silver Targets






Mining Investment Bankers Seeking High Quality Junior Gold & Silver Targets $GLD,  $SLV,  $CU, $EXCFF Heffernan Capital Management Launches American Gold Mining Ventures Deal-making is starting to flow again in the mining sector, as the big producers return to the hunt after several years. A commodities price downturn sent metal prices falling for at least […]






World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies

World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies






World’s Top 10 Gold Mining Companies $ABX, $GG, $NEM, $AU, $KGC, $SBGL The price of Gold broke a 3-year losing streak in Y 2016, but the focus of the world’s top Gold mining companies in terms of output continued to be on cost-cutting and divestment which led to a decline in production for most of the sector’s majors. […]






China Setting Out to Consolidate its Gold Mining Industry

China Setting Out to Consolidate its Gold Mining Industry






China Setting Out to Consolidate its Gold Mining Industry $GLD China’s official news agency Xinhua reported this week that the country is set increase annual Gold output to 500 tonnes by the Y 2020 from around 450 tonnes currently. China overtook South Africa as the #1 miner of the precious Yellow metal in Y 2007. […]






Australian Mining Company Unearths Massive Diamond, Shares Soar

Australian Mining Company Unearths Massive Diamond, Shares Soar






Australian Mining Company Unearths Massive Diamond, Shares Soar ASX:LOM Lucapa Diamond Company’s shares are soaring with its recent record-breaking discovery. The Perth-based Australian mining company has just unearthed a massive 404.2 carat Diamond, sending its shares up 32% to $0.425. Based on its weight, the Diamond is estimated to be worth over $800,000. The enormous […]






Exclusive Interview With founding CEO of Metalla Royalty & Streaming, LLC

Exclusive Interview With founding CEO of Metalla Royalty & Streaming, LLC






Exclusive Interview With founding CEO of Metalla Royalty & Streaming, LLC $EXCFF  $GG Tuesday, I sat down with Brett Heath, the founding President/Director of Metalla Royalty & Streaming, LLC (OTCMKT:EXCFF) to discuss the importance and benefits of his new enterprise to the industry, community and stakeholders in the world of precious metals mining, funding and production, […]






A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries

A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries






A Positive Look at 3 Key Players in Metals & Mining Industries $CS, $AEM, $SLW, $TECK A new Credit Suisse report takes a positive stance on some Key players in the metal and mining industries. Overall the CS analysts see improving apparent demand trends, accelerating global growth, positive earnings revisions and debt reduction as Key […]






Mining Has Been Banned Near Yellowstone National Park

Mining Has Been Banned Near Yellowstone National Park






Mining Has Been Banned Near Yellowstone National Park The US government has banned new mining claims close to Yellowstone National Park as the Obama Administration steps up efforts to keep the extractive industry out of environmentally sensitive areas before President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January. Temporary ban affects new claims on a 30,000-acres area north of […]






China’s Overseas Direct Investment Continues Gaining Momentum

China’s Overseas Direct Investment Continues Gaining Momentum






China’s Overseas Direct Investment Continues Gaining Momentum China’s outbound direct investment (ODI) is surging despite weak global growth as Chinese companies continue to internationalize their business. Non-financial ODI increased 53.3% Y-Y to reach $145.96 in the January-October frame, surpassing the total for Y 2015 of about $121.4-B, according to the Ministry of Commerce on Thursday. […]






Queensland’s Mineral Exploration Spending Dives

Queensland’s Mineral Exploration Spending Dives






Queensland’s Mineral Exploration Spending Dives The latest exploration statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics simply confirm that exploration in Queensland is “on its knees”. For the 4th year running, the annual spending on exploration for minerals in Queensland has declined. Just 4 years ago, Queensland was investing almost AU$250-M each Quarter in mineral exploration. […]






The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending

The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending






The $50-B Gold Industry Deal Spree Is Extending $GLD, $ABX, $NEM The $50-B Gold industry deal spree is extending into its 3rd year, even as the rising bullion price makes sealing transactions and valuing mines more difficult. Gold has regained its “shine” as investors seek havens from volatile markets and weak interest rates. While the […]






Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain

Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain






Bitcoin ‘Mining” Outlook Uncertain Simpley put, all Bitcoin transactions are recorded on a blockchain, a public, decentralized, permissionless ledger. The transactions are recorded in bundles, called “blocks,” by “miners” who receive a small reward in kind for mining. The process creates new Bitcoins. Miners currently earn 25 Bitcoins per block that is 16.175. The beginning […]






Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland

Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland






Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland Japanese investors are buying Bullion and storing it in Switzerland because of negative interest rates and fears JPY will depreciate as the government grapples with the heaviest public debt burden in the developed world, according reports. The number of buyers jumped 62% in 1-H of Y 2016 […]






New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting

New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting






New EPA Rules Target Methane Leaks, Flaring & Venting Following US President Barack Obama’s promise to cut toxic methane leaks at Oil & Gas facilities, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Thursday, 12 May announced the US government’s “1st-ever” set of standards to reduce such emissions. The new regulations were criticized by environmentalist critics as not far-reaching enough. The […]