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The cobalt blues

The cobalt blues

The fuss over the battery metal has subsided and it is boring business as usual

Gold miners should keep on hedging

Gold miners should keep on hedging

Demands from investors new to the sector that companies assume all the risk are irrational

State equity in mining is a false economy

State equity in mining is a false economy

Emerging economies should look to the proven model of building a resources sector

Brokers surplus to requirements

Brokers surplus to requirements

The template has been built for juniors to bypass financial intermediaries

Miners learning to be flexible

Miners learning to be flexible

There are signs the resources sector is finally breaking its traditional mould

Brokers, bankers deserting mining

Brokers, bankers deserting mining

The steady exodus of financing professionals from resources continues as risk, regulation overwhelm

The few bankable projects are easy to spot

The few bankable projects are easy to spot

Fatal flaws of development assets are ignored by ignorant investors and unscrupulous management

A golden dilemma

A golden dilemma

Wanting exposure to gold in tricky times doesn't mean one should buy gold equities

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle

Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task

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Stop working on the easy fixes

Stop working on the easy fixes

Mining culture and incompetence will take far more work to improve than some will admit

Developers need to spread their wings

Developers need to spread their wings

Poor projects in safe-haven jurisdiction remain poor projects

The iron throne: the stress of iron ore kingship

The iron throne: the stress of iron ore kingship

The pressure is on to spend the growing cash pile but that would be a mistake

Time for direct shareholder access

Time for direct shareholder access

Shareholders have the means to immediate information from management and that should be good for all

Juniors can't kick bad habits

Juniors can't kick bad habits

A lack of recognition decades of poor returns have scarred investors is retarding meaningful reform

Investors don't need reminding of our failures

Investors don't need reminding of our failures

Companies that haven't delivered should do the industry a favour and fall on their swords

Tailings design needs judgement, not process

Tailings design needs judgement, not process

Managing an evolving piece of potentially murderous infrastructure needs some common sense

No sign of Chinese white knight

No sign of Chinese white knight

The saviour of past crises looks increasingly infected by first-world fiscal diseases

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia
Social opposition remains key industry hurdle in Colombia

Social opposition remains key industry hurdle

Duque's reforms buoy investors, but solving the popular consultation conundrum will be a tricky task

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verisk maplecroft

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