Streetwise Expert Interviews

Florian Siegfried

Junior Mining Companies that Will Make Beautiful M&A Music: AgaNola's Florian Siegfried

Florian Siegfried, head of precious metals and mining investments with Switzerland-based AgaNola Ltd., knows where the music is playing in the mining M&A space. In this interview with The Gold Report, Siegfried notes that well-financed juniors with low production and capital costs, or intermediate cash-flowing producers, will be hitting the M&A high notes, and suggests a sextet of companies capable of making beautiful music. (8/20/14) More >


Björn Paffrath

Fund Adviser Björn Paffrath's Mantra: In the End, Performance Matters

Björn Paffrath, Switzerland-based fund adviser and newsletter writer, says there is certainly an elevated risk of a correction in the broad market but the upside in the mining sector is worth looking at as the market turns. Paffrath expects more M&A activity in the fall and says he's always looking for opportunities that really impact the performance of the funds. In this interview with The Mining Report, Paffrath shares some silver, base metals and tungsten positions. (8/19/14) More >


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Newsletter Briefs

"Now with a strengthened balance sheet, NUG can expand exploration efforts." (8/20/14) NuLegacy Gold Corporation - Jeb Handwerger, Gold Stock Trades More >

"TGM's Mark O'Dea ensures that investing in his company is like putting money in the bank." (8/15/14) True Gold Mining Inc. - Bob Moriarty, 321 Gold More >

"KDX remains a compelling speculation stock." (8/14/14) Klondex Mines Ltd. - Ben Kramer-Miller, Seeking Alpha More >

"MAG shows a long history for discovering promising silver assets." (8/19/14) MAG Silver Corp. - The Mining Report Interview with Björn Paffrath More >

"VIT continues to drill and make higher-grade discoveries in its Olive zone." (8/20/14) Victoria Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Florian Siegfried More >

"Should there be more consolidation in the Abitibi Gold Belt, SAS could be part of the equation." (8/20/14) St Andrew Goldfields Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Florian Siegfried More >

"LIO is moving ahead on a PEA and lining up financing for Tuvatu." (8/8/14) Lion One Metals Ltd. - Brien Lundin, Gold Newsletter (Jefferson Financial) More >

"We took a deeper look at EXN and started to build a position." (8/19/14) Excellon Resources Inc. - The Mining Report Interview with Björn Paffrath More >

Expert Analysis

"AKG started phase 1 construction of the Asanko mine." (8/21/14) Asanko Gold Inc. - Geordie Mark, Haywood Securities More >

"PVG intersected 335.65 g/t Au over 2.1m at Brucejack." (8/20/14) Pretium Resources Inc. - Ovais Habib, Scotia Capital More >

"Assay and recovery results from CMM's phase 2 drilling are positive." (8/20/14) Castle Mountain Mining Co. Ltd. - Ali Khan, Edgecrest Capital More >

"PG's Hardrock project is taking shape." (8/19/14) Premier Gold Mines Ltd. - Jeff Killeen, CIBC World Markets More >

"BAR announced the initial drill results from its Ni-Cu-PGM project." (8/18/14) Balmoral Resources Ltd. - Kevin MacKenzie, Salman Partners More >

"We base our Buy rating on TV's potential to increase near-term gold grades." (8/15/14) Trevali Mining Corp. - Derek Macpherson, M Partners More >

"AR's Q2/14 financials were in line; CFPS was modestly higher." (8/14/14) Argonaut Gold Inc. - Sam Crittenden, RBC Capital Markets More >

"SVL had a successful Q2/14 and we expect continued production growth to come." (8/14/14) SilverCrest Mines Inc. - Philip Ker, PI Financial More >

Learn More About Companies in This Issue

Producers

Alkane Resources Ltd.

Allied Nevada Gold Corp.

Argonaut Gold Inc.

Carbine Tungsten Ltd.

Comstock Mining Inc.

Excellon Resources Inc.

Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

Galane Gold Ltd.

Goldcorp Inc.

Gran Colombia Gold Corp.

Great Panther Silver Ltd.

Klondex Mines Ltd.

Largo Resources Ltd.

Mandalay Resources Corp.

Marlin Gold Mining Ltd.

Orvana Minerals Corp.

Primero Mining Corp.

Richmont Mines Inc.

Sierra Metals Inc.

SilverCrest Mines Inc.

St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.

Tahoe Resources Inc.

Timmins Gold Corp.

Trevali Mining Corp.

Royalty Companies

Franco-Nevada Corp.

Premier Gold Mines Ltd.

Terraco Gold Corp.

Virginia Mines Inc.

Near-Term Producers

Asanko Gold Inc.

Continental Gold Ltd.

DNA Precious Metals Inc.

Focus Graphite Inc.

Guyana Goldfields Inc.

Integra Gold Corp.

MAG Silver Corp.

Northern Minerals Ltd.

NOVAGOLD

Pershing Gold Corp.

Syrah Resources Ltd.

True Gold Mining Inc.

Ucore Rare Metals Inc.

Project Generators

Almaden Minerals Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Explorers

Almaden Minerals Ltd.

Arianne Phosphate Inc.

Balmoral Resources Ltd.

Brazil Resources Inc.

Castle Mountain Mining Co. Ltd.

Cayden Resources Inc.

Clifton Star Resources Inc.

Columbus Gold Corp.

Commerce Resources Corp.

Confederation Minerals Ltd.

Continental Gold Ltd.

Eagle Hill Exploration Corp.

Gold Standard Ventures Corp.

Inception Mining Inc.

Integra Gold Corp.

Lion One Metals Ltd.

Mason Graphite Inc.

Medallion Resources Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Mkango Resources Ltd.

Namibia Rare Earths Inc.

North American Nickel Inc.

NuLegacy Gold Corporation

Pasinex Resources Ltd.

Pilot Gold Inc.

Premier Gold Mines Ltd.

Pretium Resources Inc.

Prima Fluorspar Corp.

Probe Mines Limited

Red Eagle Mining Corp.

Rye Patch Gold Corp.

Soltoro Ltd.

Source Exploration Corp.

Terraco Gold Corp.

True Gold Mining Inc.

Unigold Inc.

Victoria Gold Corp.

Virginia Mines Inc.

WCB Resources Ltd.

Merchant Banks and Funds

Forbes & Manhattan

Zimtu Capital Corp.

Critical and Specialty Metals & Minerals

Alkane Resources Ltd.

Arianne Phosphate Inc.

Commerce Resources Corp.

Energy Fuels Inc.

Focus Graphite Inc.

Mandalay Resources Corp.

Mason Graphite Inc.

Medallion Resources Ltd.

Midland Exploration Inc.

Mkango Resources Ltd.

Namibia Rare Earths Inc.

North American Nickel Inc.

Northern Minerals Ltd.

Syrah Resources Ltd.

Ucore Rare Metals Inc.