Ian is the editor and a director of Proactive Investors. He oversees all editorial output and is also heavily involved with business development. He moved to Proactive from the Daily Mail, where he was City News Editor and Investment Editor and brings with him a wealth of experience in business and finance. At the Mail he directed the coverage of some of the biggest stories ever to emerge from the City as the credit crunch and banking crisis felled some of the nation's best known financial institutions. In his 20 years as a business reporter and editor Ian has worked for Dow Jones, writing stories for the international news wire and the Wall Street Journal. He also led the London company coverage for AFX News, now part of Reuters.
Peter Bird has a clear idea of his task: to get the BKM deposit in production as quickly and seamlessly as possible
Premier’s deal may on the face of it look modest – it has acquired a 1% stake in Circum Minerals for US$1.36mln. But it says it now has a “meaningful” 5.2% interest in the company
The boost was the result of a strong showing from its infrastructure division and a “significant” improvement in the performance of its natural resources arm
Analyst Yuen Low applauded moves by the company to make amendments to plans for the giant Woodsmith polyhalite fertiliser project in North Yorkshire that should simplify construction and reduce the environmental impact of work
The nickel-cobalt limonite portion of Araguaia weighs in at a ‘measured and indicated’ 20.7mln tonnes
An initial 5,500m 12-hole drilling programme at the historic Tisová Mine is slated to commence in September
There has been significant activity across the reporting period with the sale of our Altıntepe investment in Turkey and the opportunity to acquire two significant exploration and development assets as part of the proposed Crusader Resources transaction - chief executive Marcus Engelbrecht
Next-gen battery material firms we're on stage at the Noosa Mining Exploration Conference in Queensland.
Two companies, three wells
Drilling down into the world of E&P as we keep tabs of on the gushers and dusters
A look at some early analyst views in the City
The bookmakers have been put under the microscope, while Shell has been downgraded.