Canadian Mining Journal

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

  • News

    GOLD: Agnico Eagle, Yamana complete acquisition of Osisko shares

    June 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Agnico Eagle Mines and Yamana Gold completed the arrangement by which they jointly acquired 100% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal.

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    GOLD: Osisko arrangement receives court approval

    June 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – The courts have given their final approval, subject to remaining closing conditions, to the deal that will see Osisko Mining Corp. acquired by Agnico Eagle Mines and Yamana Gold. The effective date of the deal is to be June 16,…

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    TRADES: First class of welders graduates Northern College

    April 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Northern College and the Hamlet of Arviat are celebrating the successful graduation of the first Arviat Welding Trade Readiness trainees. The program was delivered through a partnership between the college and the hamlet, with…

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    Goldcorp to end its fight for Osisko

    April 22, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) is bowing out of the race for Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK; US-OTC: OSKFF) by announcing it won’t amend its $3.6-billion hostile takeover offer for the junior producer and its large Canadian Malartic gold mine in…

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    TAKEOVER: Yamana bulks up treasury for Osisko deal

    April 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Yamana Gold has received commitments for a two-year, US$750-million senior unsecured term facility. The company intends to use the money for corporate and working capital, including Yamana’s cash portion of Osisko Mining…

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    TAKEOVER: Price for Osisko jumps to $3.9B in new 3-way deal

    April 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL and TORONTO – Osisko Mining Corp., Yamana Gold and Agnico Eagle Mines have arrived at a three-way friendly agreement whereby Yamana and Agnico Eagle together will purchase all of Osisko’s outstanding common shares for total…

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    GOLD: Miners report 2013 output and 2014 guidance

    February 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Is it good planning or good luck when four major Canadian gold miners chose the same day, Feb. 13, to release their year end production numbers and 2014 guidance? Here is a quick look at what they reported (in US dollars).

  • Feature

    New Resources Emerging Because of Diminishing Arctic Ice Pack

    January 1, 2014 by Bill Braden

    The resource environment along Canada’s 162,000 kilometres of Arctic coast line, the lion’s share of it along Nunavut’s mainland and island archipelago, is daunting to say the least, but thankfully the wind-chill factors…

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    SILVER: Fourth deposit found at Homestake Ridge

    November 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Homestake Resource Corp. of Vancouver has wrapped up the season’s drilling at its Homestake Ridge silver project 32 km southeast of Stewart with the discovery of a fourth mineralized zone. The latest bonanza silver…

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    Agnico gears up La India for production

    October 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The following article is reprinted with permission from CMJ’s sister publication The Northern Miner.

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    Frank Holmes: The backdrop for gold hasn’t changed

    October 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mining Markets spoke with Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer of US Global Investors late last week about the prospects for gold, which started out the year around US$1,700 per oz and was at US$1,282.80 on Tuesday afternoon.

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    Integra looks to add its name to Val d’Or lore

    October 15, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Integra Gold’s (TSXV: ICG) formula for getting through the current tough patch in the mining market is about as straightforward as it gets. The Vancouver-based company is keeping things simple with a singular focus: drive its high grade Lamaque…