Recently had the opportunity to review the composition of the Swiss National Bank equity portfolio as it relates to gold and silver mining investments. The total equity portfolio at the end of Q3 stood at $150 billion, which is up 10% in market value from $136 billion at the end of Q2. Full holdings here: … Continue reading Swiss National Bank Q3 Mining Portfolio Review
A lot of rebalance movement this quarter. Added: Orla Mining Bellevue Gold Sabina Gold Pure Gold Gatos Silver Metalla Royalty Goldmining Inc Newfound Gold Victoria Gold Freegold Ventures Dropped: Kinross
Mining names added: Fortuna Silver New Gold Osisko Mining All the best.
The latest from the MVIS review and rebalance. Additions: Petropavlovsky PLC De Grey Mining Greatland Gold Wallbridge Mining New Pacific Metals Red 5 Ltd DRDGold All the best.
Flash Update Minera Alamos (MAI.V) announced this morning a $10M bought deal financing, at .63 CAD, with National Bank. Minera has granted the Underwriter with an over allotment option of $1.5M that will most likely get exercised. There were no warrants as part of this financing. With this move, the company was able to double … Continue reading Minera Announces C$10M Bought Deal
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has taken a 20.9M share position in Barrick Gold, according to the most recently filed 13F. https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1067983/000095012320009058/xslForm13F_X01/960.xml. The stock is up 7% after market on the news. Will be interesting to see what this will do to the sector as a whole. “Gold gets dug out of the ground in Africa, … Continue reading Warren Buffett Buys a Stake in Barrick Gold
The Swiss National Bank recently published their schedule of public investments for the most recent quarter ending in June: https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1582202/000158220220000003/xslForm13F_X01/InfoTable_Q22020.xml. At the end of June, their portfolio stood at $136B. Upon review of their portfolio mix, 3.99% of their portfolio was invested in Materials, up slightly from the 3.93% during the prior quarter ending in … Continue reading Swiss National Bank Portfolio Update – Metals & Mining
Flash Update Minera Alamos out with news this morning acquiring the Cerro De Oro Gold project in Zacatecas, Mexico for upfront payment of $400K cash and 2,000,000 Minera Alamos shares. This deal gives Minera another asset in the development pipeline providing the pathway to its objective of being the “Next Mid-Tier Gold Mining Company” with … Continue reading Minera Alamos Announces Deal for Cerro De Oro Gold Project
Flash Update Corvus Gold (KOR: TSX | CORVF: OTCQX) this morning announced another new oxide Gold discovery 2.5km north of the Mother Lode deposit, with broad intercept of 197m @ .44 g/t. The intercept also included intervals of 44m @ .90 g/t and 20m @ .74 g/t. This development has now opened up another target … Continue reading Corvus Gold Announces New Oxide Gold Discovery
Wesdome (WDO:TSX | WDOFF:OTC) just released production numbers for 2Q which totaled 25,142 vs 25,122 in Q1. The production result for the quarter was better than expected as the company previously guided slightly lower Q2 output due to the impact of Covid-19 and the potential for processing lower grade and stockpiles. Eagle head grade came … Continue reading Wesdome Gold Q2 Production Update