SolGold sticks it to BHP and Newcrest

HATS off to SolGold chief executive Nick Mather for keeping at bay the ambitions of BHP and Newcrest to acquire SolGold with its monster Alpala copper-gold porphyry project in northern Ecuador on the cheap, writes Barry FitzGerald.

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SolGold's Alpala camp in Ecuador

As Australian Rules football legend Ted Whitten would have put it, Mather has managed to "stick it right up ‘em" in a loan and streaming deal with royalty king Franco-Nevada Corp.