Jon has been reporting on stock markets for over twenty-five years for audio text companies (remember them?!), newswires, and websites. He helped set up MarketEye News for ICV/Topic in the 1990’s before moving on to become a Markets reporter at AFX News. After over 10 years, which saw him rise to the dizzy heights of Markets Editor at AFX, the firm’s acquisition by Thomson Corp and subsequent takeover of Reuters, he moved on in 2012. Prior to Proactive Investors, he was News Editor for thisismoney.co.uk, the Mail Online’s financial website.
Pressure been has mounting on BHP - the world's biggest miner - and its CEO ever since Elliott went public in April with its criticisms of the Anglo-Australian firm’s strategy
The FTSE 250-listed group said like-for-like sales rose 4.1% in the third quarter of 2017, an increase from the 2.7% growth seen in the first half.
In an operational review for the quarter ending September 30, the FTSE 100-listed global miner said its iron ore production was 64mln tonnes in the September quarter, versus 67mln tonnes a year ago
The Financial Conduct Authority said Rio Tinto misled investors by failing to carry out an impairment test that would have resulted in a material impairment being made to its 2012 half-year result
Yalgoo Exploration owns two granted exploration licences (E59/2077 and E59/2140), covering an area of 191 square kilometres (47,161 acres) in the Murchison region, which are alocated approximately 500 km north-east of Perth
Tertiary’s managing director, Richard Clemmey said: "Advanced discussions and technical due diligence are in progress and we look forward to releasing further news in due course"
In a brief statement, the Canada-focused miner said the monies raised will be used by the company to finance working capital and exploration expenditure
The AIM-listed company said its board believes that it is possible to pursue a strategy to build value at its Toral lead zinc asset for a cost lower than originally planned