Dryblower spends a week listening to optimistic London money men

IT didn’t rain, much. That’s the first of a handful of positive observations from Dryblower about the London Mines and Money conference which occupied much of last week and which attracted a surprisingly large roll-up of delegates.

The second positive remark is that it could have been so much worse, given the big fall in the iron ore price and the persistently low gold price.