A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX:PTM,NYSEMKT:PLG) announced that it has filed the NI 43-101 technical report associated with its June 12, 2014 announcement regarding an increase in the estimated inferred mineral resource at its Waterberg joint venture and adjacent Waterberg Extension, both located in South Africa.
Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX:PTM,NYSEMKT:PLG) released its financial and operating results for the nine months ended May 31, 2014, commenting that during that time it experienced a net loss of $7.6 million, less than the $10.7 million it lost in the year-ago period.
Talon Metals Corp. (TSX:TLO) announced that via its subsidiary, Talon Nickel (USA) LLC, it has entered into a definitive agreement with Kennecott Exploration Co., a subsidiary of the Rio Tinto Group. The agreement gives Talon the right to acquire a stake in Kennecott’s Tamarack nickel-copper-platinum project.
Striking at the operations of South Africa’s three major platinum miners is negatively impacting everything from the miners’ profits to local businesses. Prices, however, have thus far been largely exempt.
Kitco News reported that according to a report from Innovative Research and Products, the market for recycled platinum-group metals (PGMs) is expected to expand 8.2 percent by 2018, reaching a value of $9 billion.