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.
Mirabela Nickel Ltd. (ASX:MBN) announced its results for the third quarter of 2014, commenting that it produced 2,628 tonnes of nickel in concentrate. That’s up from 2,767 tonnes in the previous quarter.
The Ontario Mining Association posted an infographic that lays out some of the key findings of a recently published University of Toronto study titled An Au-thentic Opportunity: The Economic Impact of a New Gold Mine in Ontario.
Investors responded positively to two pieces of news released by the company this week. StratMin announced a five-year offtake agreement on Tuesday and on Thursday said there is “significant potential to find more graphite mineralisation” at its Loharano project.
Elcora Resources Corp. (TSXV:ERA) put out the results of the first stage of tests aimed at determining whether graphite from the Ragedara mine is suitable “for the production of high expansion ratio expandable graphite.”
Forbes reported that the top lot at Christie’s Important Jewels auction, held in New York on Wednesday, was a 101.36-carat, cushion-cut, L-color, VS2 diamond. It sold for $4.98 million, or $49,100 per carat.
StratMin Global Resources plc (LSE:STGR) announced that it has identified “substantial surficial regolith-hosted graphite minerlisation” at its Mahefadok prospect. Mahefadok is located at the company’s Loharano property.
Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. (TSXV:SCZ) announced its third quarter production results, commenting that its Rosario mine in Mexico put out 184,900 silver equivalent ounces. That’s a 9.9-percent rise from the previous period.
Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. (TSX:PZG,NYSE:PZG) announced that the second drill hole on the Dana structure at its Mexico-based San Miguel project has intersected both high gold grades and “significant” silver grades.