Liberal MP John McKay’s Sunshine Bill – What Resource Developers Should Know

On Feb. 26 2013, Liberal MP John McKay sponsored the first reading of Bill C-474 in parliament; also known as “The Sunshine Bill”. An Act respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public reporting of payments made by mining, oil and gas corporations to foreign governments.  In the … More Liberal MP John McKay’s Sunshine Bill – What Resource Developers Should Know

Tax Loss Selling

In one of our previous posts, Kaminak, there was a reference to ‘tax loss selling’. We have received a few inquiries as to what exactly tax loss selling entails. Basically,

Clearing Up MRMR (Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves)

I recently had a discussion with a friend of mine who is just getting into resource investing. She was rather confused about how companies report the size of their mineral deposits (i.e. the resource and reserve categories) and asked me to explain what it all means. I realized that some of our readers may benefit … More Clearing Up MRMR (Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves)

Sierra Mojada, Silver Bull Resources

For over a hundred years, the area has been artisanally mined and now contains more than 50 shafts. Silver Bull Resources has recently completed a NI 43-101 compliant report on this relatively low grade silver/zinc property, which demonstrates some serious economic potential for this open pit and heap leach project.