Gold M&A to heat up

A RISE in the Australian dollar gold price, plus the potential sales of Telfer and Cowal, have made for interesting times in the local gold sector. Kristie Batten reports.

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There has already been a wave of activity in the Canadian gold sector so far this year, including Goldcorp’s $C526 million takeover of Probe Mines, Tahoe Resources and Rio Alto Mining’s $US1.