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Companies Commented On
- Clifton Star Resources Inc.
- Dalradian Resources Inc.
- Fortune Minerals Ltd.
- Gold Canyon Resources Inc.
- Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd.
- Guyana Goldfields Inc.
- Integra Gold Corp.
- Lydian International Ltd.
- Midas Gold Corp.
- Midway Gold Corp.
- Nemaska Lithium Inc.
- PMI Gold Corp NOW Asanko Gold
- Romarco Minerals Inc.
- Sabina Gold & Silver Corp.
- Sulliden Gold Corp.
- Torex Gold Resources Inc.
Killian Charles joined Industrial Alliance Securities Inc. in February 2011 and covers small- and mid-cap exploration and producing companies. He graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Science degree in earth and planetary sciences. His technical training is an asset in the evaluation of companies in a sector that is changing rapidly. He previously worked with FNX Mining and QuadraFNX before joining the IAS team.
Gold Idol: Killian Charles' Search for the Next Mining Superstar (2/10/14) Killian Charles, a mining analyst with Industrial Alliance Securities in Montreal, was tired of hearing how gold companies were doomed to failure because of the listless gold price. So he started "auditioning" companies for Gold Idol. In this interview with The Gold Report, Charles talks about what attributes got companies through to the next round and what got them sent home.
How Low Can They Go?—Gold Breaking Points: Killian Charles (4/22/13) Killian Charles, an analyst with Industrial Alliance in Montreal, isn't too concerned if the gold price hits $1,300 an ounce or even $1,000. He's more concerned with the gold breaking point. How low can the gold price go without breaking a project? Investors will be surprised to know that a wealth of junior miners are lean and mean enough to survive a pint-sized gold price. Charles talks with The Gold Report about which companies have resized and redesigned their projects to make it in this unforgiving market.
"Drill results at CFO's Duparquet project indicate confidence in the new resource should increase substantially." (5/14/13) Clifton Star Resources Inc. - Killian Charles, Industrial Alliance Securities More >
"Within 18 months, CFO's new team has completed a new resource, put out a PEA and advanced toward a prefeasibility study." (4/22/13) Clifton Star Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Killian Charles More >
"Anyone looking at CYD's El Barqueño could see how the geological model was fitting together and the clear potential for a multimillion-ounce deposit." (9/15/14) Cayden Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Brien Lundin More >