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Christopher Welch

Ocean Equities

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Christopher Welch is a mining analyst with Ocean Equities in London. Before joining Ocean Equities, Welch spent four years with Bloomsbury Minerals Economics as a copper analyst, prior to which he worked as a geologist in Lesotho. He holds a master's degree in international business management and a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in geology from University College London and an Advanced Certificate in Economics from Birkbeck University.




Recent Interviews

Christopher Welch: Searching for a Perfect 10 (11/12/12) Investors in the mining space are always on the lookout for a "perfect 10." Christopher Welch, a mining analyst with Ocean Equities in London, ranks jurisdictions and companies in this interview with The Gold Report, focusing on little known names in Africa.

New Era of Stability in Some African Countries: Christopher Welch (1/13/12) Christopher Welch, a mining analyst with Ocean Equities, has been crisscrossing the Atlantic for most of the last year. He tells The Gold Report in this exclusive interview that recent trips have bolstered his conviction that mining plays in Africa are being overlooked, but it's not too late for investors to get in on the ground floor.

Welch East vs. West Africa Gold
(3/5/12)
East vs. West African Gold

Recent Quotes

"CAP has some interesting early-stage ground that would be attractive to other nearby producers." (11/12/12) Castle Peak Mining Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Christopher Welch More >

"CNR's latest results include an intersection of 45.8m grading 4.24 g/t gold." (5/28/12) Condor Gold Plc - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"CNR's La India has potential far beyond its historic resource bounds." (4/16/12) Condor Gold Plc - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"CNR is in an exciting stage of exploration." (4/4/12) Condor Gold Plc - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"We see particular upside in CNR's potential to mine its closely-spaced veins in open pits." (2/27/12) Condor Gold Plc - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"SGC offers significant upside potential throughout 2012." (2/16/12) Sunridge Gold Corp. - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"ORE will have a pipeline of positive catalysts through the year." (2/16/12) Orezone Gold Corporation - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >

"AVR's Houndé Indicated resource has grown 1,400%." (2/16/12) Avion Gold Corp. - Christopher Welch, Ocean Equities More >



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