Rising gold price to trigger M&A: Hathaway

THE strengthening gold market is poised for a slew of M&A activity, although not necessarily on the scale of the Barrick/Randgold and Newmont/Goldcorp deals seen over the past 12 months, renowned gold investor John Hathaway told delegates at the Precious Metals Summit in Zurich on Tuesday.

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John Hathaway (left) discusses the gold market with Anthony Vaccaro, group publisher of the Northern Miner