Alex Hamer

Alex Hamer

Alex came to Mining Journal from the Courier newspaper in Ballarat, Australia, where he was a business journalist. This round included the Western Victorian mining and METS sectors. Previously he was based in Jakarta where he contributed to Tempo Magazine, the Jakarta Globe and the Diplomat.

Articles by Alex Hamer

Capital flags strong drilling demand

Capital flags strong drilling demand

West Africa focus backed by Tanzania miners still keen on hiring Capital

Struggling Wolf collapses

Struggling Wolf collapses

UK tungsten mine fails after financial and operation missteps

Project finance

11 OCT 2018
Winter is coming - and it's a good thing

Winter is coming - and it's a good thing

Iron ore, aluminium producers to see higher prices from winter cuts this year, says SMM analyst

Bulks

10 OCT 2018
LME ethical supply plan flawed: NGO

LME ethical supply plan flawed: NGO

Trading hub to investigate source of cheaper cobalt offered on the floor

Events Coverage

10 OCT 2018
Wolf shareholders howling as insolvency looms

Wolf shareholders howling as insolvency looms

Company will fail to meet working capital requirements by end of the week if no deal made

Project finance

10 OCT 2018
Cash woes get worse for Crusader

Cash woes get worse for Crusader

LSE suspends Crusader from AIM after cash raise deadline passes

Capital markets

02 OCT 2018
Lithium's major challenge still financing

Lithium's major challenge still financing

Lithium pricing consensus gulf made more obvious as carbonate price stays low

Leader Interviews

26 SEP 2018
Junior floats new Victorian gold fields hope

Junior floats new Victorian gold fields hope

Company bases big claim on new mapping work, says exploration to come

Discovery

26 SEP 2018
The reaction to the 'Brandgold' deal

The reaction to the 'Brandgold' deal

Analysts were largely sold on the idea of an $18b 'Brandgold', but found different parts to like

Research

24 SEP 2018
Barrick and Randgold announce gold mega-merger

Barrick and Randgold announce gold mega-merger

US$18b joint company will use Randgold methods to drive investor returns

M&A

24 SEP 2018
Luxembourg's mining goals are out of this world

Luxembourg's mining goals are out of this world

New fund for explorers and space agency announced to lead duchy's efforts to become asteroid hub

Leadership

13 SEP 2018
Lithium DSO producers under pressure

Lithium DSO producers under pressure

Benchmark's Andy Miller on the industry reaction to lithium price weakness

Leader Interviews

10 SEP 2018