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Freitag, 15. Juli 2016

Red Eagle Mining sichert sich Explorationsfinanzierung für Hauptprojekt in Kolumbien

Interessanterweise wurde die gesamte Finanzierung in Peru gezeichnet. 

Red Eagle Mining Completes $9 Million Equity Financing

July 14, 2016 – Red Eagle Mining Corporation (TSX-V: RD, OTCQX: RDEMF, SSE-V: RDCL) is pleased to announce that it has closed a private placement for gross proceeds of $9,223,638, consisting of 13,176,626 common shares (the "Shares") at a price of $0.70 per Share (the “Financing”). Proceeds will be used for exploration drilling of the Santa Rosa Gold Project. The Shares are subject to a four month hold period from the date of issuance..


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Red Eagle Mining: Goldminen-Konstruktion in Kolumbien läuft auf Hochtouren

French Terror Suspect Named As Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, A "Well-Known" Tunisian Criminal


French Terror Suspect Named As Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, A "Well-Known" Tunisian Criminal

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Now that the initial shock of the Nice Bastille Day terror attack which claimed at least 84 lives has passed, and the investigation into the causes and motives behind the latest tragic mass killing has begun. Earlier this morning it was revealed that the driver of the truck used to attack Bastille Day celebrations in Nice has been named in local reports as 31-year-old delivery driver Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, a Tunisian criminal, who is reported to be a French passport holder, and well-known to the police.
According to newspaper Nice-Matin, quoted by the Telegraph, the identity of the driver of the truck that drove into the crowds Tuesday night has been confirmed.  It is the owner of the identity card that was found in the truck by police. He is from Nice and is of Tunisian origin, aged 31, called Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel. Police raided his apartment in the Nice Nord district this morning. He works as a delivery driver and is known for criminal acts, including violence, but any radicalisation has gone unnoticed. His act seems yet to have been premeditated.
"He was known to the police for violence, and using weapons, but had no direct links with terrorism," said an investigating source. "His identity car was found in the lorry. He had French and Tunisian nationality."
As the Telegraph adds, he was described as a "loner with a motorbike" by neighbours as police searched his one bedroom apartment in a rundown district of Nice, reports Tom Morgan. One resident in the small apartment block where Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel is thought to have plotted his attack said: "He was quiet and moody. I did not know whether he was a Muslim. I think he had a motorbike."
Police sealed off a flat of La Route de Turin and ordered The Telegraph to step away from the scene. Bouhlel, 31, is believed to have been living in a rented property overlooking a small carpark. 
Police investigating the attacker's background raided a first floor flat in a shabby apartment block in the Abattoirs area of Nice. A woman living in the same block said: 'I hardly knew him, but from what I could see he seemed very weird. He lived alone. He said very little to anyone and wasn’t very polite. He wouldn’t hold the door open for you.' 
The name of the flat occupant appears on the ground floor letterbox grid as Lahouaiej Bouhlel, though this name has not yet been officially confirmed as that of the 31 year old French-Tunisian attacker. A schoolboy who also lives in the block of flats said he was alerted to the start of the raid at about 9.30am local time when armed police set up positions in front of the building and behind.
Two-and-a-half hours later there was still a strong police presence in the area and searches were understood to be continuing.
He may have hired the truck on on Wednesday in a neighboring town of Nice. The investigators are still is looking for possible accomplices.

The driver reportedly zig-zagged his way through the crowds along the promenade in Nice
The attacker was not known to the intelligence services, suggesting he has not previous background in terrorism offences. The fact he was not on the watch list will be of grave concern as an investigation into last year’s Paris attacks identified multiple failings by France’s intelligence agencies.
Bouhlel is believed to have been a resident of Nice. A search of his vehicle uncovered a pistol, a larger gun, and a number of fake weapons and grenades.
He boarded the truck "in the hills of Nice" before driving down to the promenade, according to CCTV footage, regional president Christian Estrosi said on Friday.
So far there have been no claims of responsibility for the attack, which is being considered an act of terrorism.  Security officials will certainly be looking to see if it was carried out by ISIS. Pro-ISIS Twitter accounts have posted sickening posters celebrating the attacks.
France has been in a state of high alert following a number of terror attacks claimed by ISIS on Paris and other French cities over the past year.
There have also been no claims of accomplices, but Mr Estrosi said the investigation should focus on finding anyone the man worked with.  "Attacks aren't prepared alone. Attacks are prepared with accomplices," Mr Estrosi said. "There is a chain of complicity. I expect it to be unveiled, discovered and kept up to date."
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said authorities are working to identify the terrorist - and determine whether or not he had help. He told reporters: “I’d like to say a word about the investigation, not to reveal any details but to say that we are fighting this with all the means the state has to identify the suspect. The identification process is ongoing.
Speaking hours after the attack, Cazeneuve added: "We are in a war with terrorists who want to hurt us at all costs."
“We will firstly determine if he had help from accomplices or not. And this information is to be shared by the public prosecutor according to what will be verified for sure, to prevent rumours or false information to be carried out."
A police source has told AFP that the truck "changed route at least once" as it ploughed through crowds. "He clearly sought to make maximum casualties" the source added.
Wassim Bouhel told the French TV channel iTele that the lorry zigzagged across the road.
He said: “We almost died. It was like hallucinating ... (the lorry) zigzagged - you had no idea where it was going."
It has also been revealed that the truck was a rented vehicle. The police source told AFP that it was rented "a few days ago" in the South East of France.  "The truck was rented in the last few days in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur," the source said.

Donnerstag, 14. Juli 2016

Die 5 größten Kupfer-Minen der Welt

Nach wie vor steht die Mega-Mine Escondida (BHP, Rio TintoMitsubishi, IFC) im größten Förder-Staat (Chile) auf dem Spitzenplatz.

Hierzu ein informativer Bericht von INN:

5 Largest Copper Mines in the World

Here's a look at the world's largest copper mines in terms of production.

By Karen Norton, Thomson Reuters GFMS

According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), Chile is the top copper-producing country in the world by a long shot, so it’s no surprise that most of the world’s largest copper mines are also located in Chile. In fact, Chile took four of the five top five spots in terms of production last year

OPEC: Visualisierung der Erdöl-Ströme

Der aktuelle Öl-Förderrate der OPEC-Staaten bewegt sich wieder nahe einem 8-Jahreshoch. Hierzu eine spannende Übersicht über den gewaltigen Einfluss auf den Weltmarkt:

Dienstag, 12. Juli 2016

Goldminen vs. Gold: HUI/Gold-Ratio markiert neues Jahreshoch

Die relative Stärke der Goldminen versus dem Goldpreis ist beeindruckend. Im Hinblick auf die jüngste, enorme Rally und den steilen Aufwärtstrend im HUI/Gold Ratio mehren sich die Chancen für eine Korrektur - die im Gesamtbild nur gesund wäre..

Aktien-Index S&P 500: Zweitlängster Bullen-Markt in der Historie

Hierzu eine sehr interessante Aufstellung der größten Bullen-Märkte in der Geschichte..


Interview mit CEO Alain Lambert von Cyprium Mining

Lesenswertes Interview mit dem Chef von Toll Miller, Produzent und Explorer Cyprium Mining (V.CUG) - credit to FP:

Cyprium: Mining First in Mexico

Resources Wire | Jay Currie | July 10, 2016 8:23 PM ET

In the past few years the junior mining world has shifted focus from exploration stories to production and near production realities. For Cyprium Mining (V.CUG), near-term production is their business plan and the Mexican district of Santa Eulalia had all the exploration history they were looking for. The district has 300 years of recorded silver production. Half a billion ounces of silver have been recovered from the mines of Santa Eulalia.

For Alain Lambert, CEO of Cyprium Mining, there is a straight path to production
, “We want to acquire past producing mines in Mexico. We want to bring them back to production quickly and inexpensively. And we want to find properties with excellent exploration potential.” said Lambert, “To create shareholder value we want to finance exploration and development with the cash we make from mining.”

On July 6, 2016, Cyprium announced the beginning of production at the Potosi Mine. In the press release Lambert states, “We are very pleased that it took only six months and less than a million dollars to return the Potosi Mine to production. This nicely validates Cyprium’s business plan of acquiring and inexpensively restoring past producing mines to generate cash flow for expanded development and exploration. We believe that the larger Santo Domingo mineralized body located at level 9, 10 and 11 of the mine also known as the Main Silicate Body has good exploitation potential."

Rehabilitating the Potosi Mine is part of the puzzle; but there is more to Cyprium’s operations in Santa Eulalia. “We have secured the right to operate a 100 ton a day flotation circuit at an existing facility in the nearby city of Aldama. We’ll produce a concentrate which will have lead, zinc and silver.”

That concentrate will be trucked to the port at Manzanillo where we sell it to Trafigura Mexico. Cyprium has an off take agreement with this very large metals company. “We deliver our concentrate and in a matter of days they wire us funds.”

Lambert’s plan is to use those funds to press on with the exploration of the Potosi mine and with the production having started at the “Tunel” body the evaluation and preparations for exploiting the Santo Domingo body will assume top priority for Cyprium.

Unlike many juniors, Cyprium did not prioritize a 43-101 resource estimates for its current work on the Potosi mine. “Our focus was to start extracting mineralized material from the Tunel body. That is where the cash to do more exploration and development is going to come from. To do a resource estimate on this body would have taken a long time, been very expensive and delayed the start of our production.”

The Santo Domingo body is significantly larger and Lambert indicated that Cyprium was planning doing a 43-101 with a resource estimate on that to provide valuable technical information to the company and its investors.

At the same time, Cyprium is also looking at the larger picture of the area surrounding the Potosi mine and its exploration potential. “If you look on the map of the historic Santa Eulalia district there are only three players: Cyprium, MAG Silver and Grupo Mexico, the largest mining company in Mexico. Grupo Mexico owns two mines in the district and MAG Silver is the largest claim owner with land that have attractive exploration potential. Cyprium also controls exploration ground to the south of the Potosi mine. We are particularly intrigued by the exploration property named La Chinche. This piece of land has minor workings and remains unexplored” Lambert said..”

One of the co-founders and the Chief Exploration Officer at MAG Silver is Dr. Peter Megaw whose 1991 doctoral work at the University of Arizona was a comprehensive study of the district and he is very familiar with the Potosi mine. Cyprium recently announced that it had hired Mr. Megaw’s consulting firm as technical adviser for the exploration of the Potosi mine. Dr. Megaw is considered an expert on carbonate replacement deposits of which the Santa Eulalia mining district is historically considered the world’s largest example. Bringing the old Potosi mine back into production to finance further exploration and development of that same mine makes sense for Cyprium. And if this model can work at Potosi there are other old mines, without 43-101s but with potentially excellent mining prospects where it can also work.

“My background is in finance,” said Lambert, “To me, mining is a business like any other business. It has to make money.”

So far the market has taken a wait and see attitude towards Cyprium but this seemed to have changed with the announcement of production at Potosi. Volume shot up to 1.62 million shares and, at time of writing Cyprium was trading at $.09 with a modest 62.2 million shares outstanding for a market cap of $5.6 million.


Cyprium Mining startet Minenförderung auf Potosi in Mexiko, Aktie steigt auf 6-Monatshoch

Der auf Mexiko fokussierte Toll Miller Cyprium Mining (V.CUG) erreicht den nächsten, operativen Meilenstein. Diese Woche gab die kanadische Junior-Firma den Start des Förderbetriebs auf der Potosi Silbermine bekannt..

Montag, 11. Juli 2016

Silber: J.P. Morgan erhöht rekordhohe Bestände an der COMEX

Der eindrucksvolle Trend setzt sich fort..

Big Picture, Rohstoffe: Performance der wichtigsten Rohstoffe im 1. Halbjahr 2016 im historischen Vergleich

Silber, Zink und der Brent-Ölpreis holten sich die Spitzenplätze, Gold mit dem besten Halbjahr seit 1980. Werfen Sie einen Blick in die informative Performance-Tabelle - credit to U.S. Global Investors:

Eisenerz: Angebotsflut hält an, Lagerbestände in China steigen

Während die Eisenerz-Exporte von Australien ein neues Rekordhoch markieren, steigen die Lagerbestände beim größten Eisenerz-Konsumenten (China) wieder beträchtlich an..

Brazil Resources: Neues Interview mit dem Chairman und Firmen-Gründer Amir Adnani

Jochen Staiger von der SRC konnte Amir Adnani zuletzt für ein weiteres Interview gewinnen:

Die Aktie von Brazil Resources (V.BRI) gehört zu den Top-Performern im globalen Goldminen-Sektor seit Jahresanfang. Die Aktie hat sich von den Tiefständen sogar mehr als versiebenfacht..


Brazil Resources und Uranium Energy auf Europa-Roadshow

Der bekannte Unternehmer Amir Adnani aus Vancouver, der aktiver Chairman von Brazil Resources (V.BRI) und CEO von Uranium Energy (UEC) ist, kam im Rahmen einer Europa-Roadshow von der SRC letzte Woche auch in München vorbei..

Big Picture: Volumen der Staatsanleihen mit negativen Zinsen übersteigt die Marke von zehn Billionen US-Dollar

Vor wenigen Wochen wurde zum ersten Mal in der Geschichte die Marke von 10 Billionen US-Dollar bei den globalen Staatsanleihen mit negativer Rendite geknackt..

Quelle: WSJ

The Top 3 Most Visited JRB Blog Posts This Week Are..

3. Brazil Resources und Uranium Energy auf Europa-Roadshow

2. Cyprium Mining startet Minenförderung auf Potosi in Mexiko, Aktie steigt auf 6-Monatshoch

1. Hausse geht weiter: Gold- und Silberminen erreichen neues Jahreshoch

Rohstoff- und Minenbranche: Der Wochenrückblick von Haywood

Werfen Sie einen Blick in den informativen Wochenrückblick von Haywood:

The Weekly Dig
Mick Carew, PhD,
Haywood Mining Team

U.S. Jobs Data See Markets Regain Some Ground Following Brexit Shock

§  June’s non-farm payrolls data released on Friday helped equity markets stem some of the losses incurred following the shock Brexit vote; payrolls increased by 287,000 jobs last month, the largest gain since last October according to the Labor Department. The news will no doubt be welcomed by the Federal Reserve, which released the minutes from its June meeting this week. The minutes painted a starkly different picture compared to the more optimistic tone of April, with FOMC members voting 10 to 0 to hold rates steady. This was in contrast to the April meeting which predicted a rate rise in June. While these jobs data paint a more optimistic tone for the US economy, it remains to be seen as to whether a shift in policy will result given that the full ramifications of the Brexit vote remain unclear. The markets reacted positivelyas the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P/TSX Composite Index each rose well over 1% on Friday, while safe haven assets including gold remained relatively stable, finishing the week higher (1.8%) at $1,366 per ounce. Silver (↑2.34%) platinum (↑3.6%) and palladium (↑2%) each followed suit, finishing at $20.24, $1,099 and $618 per ounce respectively. In contrast, base metals were lower during the week, with copper in particular falling 4.3% this week to $2.13 per pound; nickel (↓1%), lead (↓2%) and zinc (↓0.6%) also suffered losses this week, finishing at $4.46, $0.82 and $0.97 per pound respectively. Despite API numbers that indicated a drawdown in US oil supplies, WTI crude prices fell heavily this week (↓8%), finishing at $45.00 per barrel. Finally, the UxC Weekly Spot Price of uranium remained unchanged for most of the week, closing at $26.50 per pound on Friday.

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