John has been covering financial markets since before the FTSE 100 existed, starting out on the Industries and Commodities team at Dun & Bradstreet, before moving on to Datastream, where he was head of the news team for several years. After a succession of management roles at Thomson Reuters he returned to front-line journalism in 2006. Prior to joining Proactive Investors he was managing editor at Sharecast.
A large proportion of the current BKM resource should be upgraded to a higher confidence mineral resource category
Hastings Technology Metals has successfully completed the crucial continuous Hydromet pilot plant operations for the Yangibana rare earths project
Strategic Minerals has a diversity of assets, including the Cobre magnetite operation in New Mexico and the Redmoor tin and tungsten project in Cornwall
A change of government in Ghana added an extra complication to negotiations over the Kubi mining lease negotiations
Share rose from 85p to 85.125p as the company issued shares to subscribers at 86p a pop.
The drill programme is expected to take less than ten weeks to complete.
Greatland will focus on VMS-style deposits at Bromus
The strategic investment into Vast by SSCG Africa has been held up by delays at the Royal Bank of Zimbabwe
The portfolio could do with a bit of hysteria over the Gatwick Gusher to perk up its performance
Brokers have warm words for Autodesk, TeleNav, Wal-Mart and Gap
Aberdeen Asset Management heads for the exit, but Aggreko and UNITE have emerged as worthy replacements
The good news is, the portfolio is outperforming the FTSE All-Share. The bad news is, it is trailing the FTSE Aim All-Share