Sector Expert: Terence van der Hout

Commodity Discovery Fund

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Terence van der Hout is a senior researcher at the Netherlands-based Gold & Discovery Fund. The fund focuses on investing in world-class natural resources discoveries in precious metals, base metals and specialty metals, as well as undervalued start-up producers. Van der Hout also distributes Strategy Metals Bulletin, a free, bi-weekly commentary on developments in the world of critical metals. To subscribe, please send an email to: tvanderhout@zonnet.nl. Van der Hout has a background in finance and holds a master's degree in administration in political science from the University of Leiden.



Recent Interviews

Willem Middelkoop and Terence van der Hout: Turnaround Stories Revolve Around Proven Management (4/21/14)

Willem Middelkoop and Terence van der Hout of the Netherlands-based Commodity Discovery Fund believe that when the world's reserve currency is reset away from the U.S. dollar in the next decade, gold prices will rise and mining equities will follow. Van der Hout and Middelkoop tell The Gold Report that by focusing on producers, near-producers and turnaround stories, they plan to capitalize on the opportunities in North America, Africa and beyond.

'We Still Believe' in Rare Earth Metals: Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)

Terence van der Hout, a research analyst with The Gold&Discovery Fund in the Netherlands and editor of Strategy Metals Bulletin, says takeovers are his sweet spot. While gold juniors are very quick to get from a discovery to a takeover, most rare earth explorers are still early-stage ventures. For these companies, as van der Hout tells The Critical Metals Report in this exclusive interview, he looks for opportunities in emerging technologies that could tip the scales.

Recent Quotes

"PRB's discovery is important for Ontario because it changes the whole geological understanding of this part of Canada."

The Gold Report Interview with Willem Middelkoop and Terence van der Hout (4/21/14)
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"QRM's metallurgical results are encouraging with no red flags raised."

— Terence van der Hout, Strategy Metals Bulletin (6/9/12)
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"NKL holds a fairly large deposit of decent-grade platinum along with palladium and rhodium.

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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"G is a world-class gold-silver deposit."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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"There's a very good chance that NES will come up with the goods."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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"GCU has had some very nice holes of high-grade gold."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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"TSM's deposit in Sweden represents a very obvious source for Europe's industry actors."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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"RES is potentially a very low-cost producer in the U.S."

The Critical Metals Report Interview with Terence van der Hout (3/6/12)
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