Joe brings a unique perspective developed over a 40-year career including experience as an exploration geologist. When not travelling around the globe to visit mining operations, he can be found writing his widely read monthly update, speaking with clients and journalists as a leading industry expert, and weaving through NYC traffic on his bike to and from the office.
The pending merger of two small-cap gold miners, SSR Mining and Alacer Gold, may result in a better company that is able to generate higher shareholder returns.
Gold hits a new seven year high while junior gold mine developers shine; mergers of equals are becoming more common and are benefitting shareholder returns.
Gold and the gold industry have a very strong April; broad, systemic risks may benefit the gold market.