Mining Journal Global Finance Report 2019 ePublication

Read the Mining Journal Global Finance Report 2019 ePublication online

Executive Summary

Executive Summary

Almost since the moment our 2018 report was published, the markets have changed complexion.

Technical Glossary: Introduction

Technical Glossary: Introduction

This chapter is authored by leading global mining expert, SRK Consulting

Technical Glossary: Mineral resources and ore reserve reporting standards

Technical Glossary: Mineral resources and ore reserve reporting standards

Common terminology and understanding across country boundaries and language barriers is essential

Technical Glossary: Mineral asset valuation standards

Technical Glossary: Mineral asset valuation standards

The development of mineral asset valuation standards is relatively recent, dating from 2000 onwards.

Technical Glossary: Technical study standards

Technical Glossary: Technical study standards

A broad summary of the typical types of technical studies completed in respect of mineral assets

Technical Glossary: Environmental and social management

Technical Glossary: Environmental and social management

A modern view of the environmental and social management plans that should be in place

Technical Glossary: Funding options: technical expectations

Technical Glossary: Funding options: technical expectations

This section reflects on the type of technical information that is expected to be available

Best Performed Equities: Best investments

Best Performed Equities: Best investments

Long gone are the days when success was measured in capital gains.

Investor Sentiment: Survey methodology

Investor Sentiment: Survey methodology

We gauge the changing sentiment toward the resources sector among the investment community.

Investor Sentiment: Looking forward

Investor Sentiment: Looking forward

Despite 12 months of relative disappointment, investors were comprehensively bullish

Investor Sentiment: Looking back

Investor Sentiment: Looking back

A third of investors reduced their mining holdings year-on-year; less than a quarter invested more.

Royalty/Streaming: Deal data

Royalty/Streaming: Deal data

The data was compiled using company news releases, basic financial data and speaking with firms

Royalty/Streaming: Royalty/streaming firms as investments

Royalty/Streaming: Royalty/streaming firms as investments

Royalty/Streaming firms are also mining investments in their own right.

Royalty/Streaming: Discussion & analysis

Royalty/Streaming: Discussion & analysis

Royalty and streaming firms probably wrote the largest deals during the pits of the cycle

Private Equity/Alternative Banking: Discussion & analysis

Private Equity/Alternative Banking: Discussion & analysis

The move to growth is major concern for both investors and miners.