Canadian Mining Journal


Osisko Mining Corporation


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    Rough and tumble M&A: Watch for more hostile bids, distressed M&A this year

    March 3, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The days of mining companies being offered fat premiums by potential buyers are but a distant dream to shareholders.

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    TAKEOVER: Goldcorp denies Osisko allegations

    January 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – The war of words continues as Goldcorp attempts a hostile takeover of Montreal’s Osisko Mining Corp. Goldcorp made an offer that the Osisko board recommends be turned down by shareholders, and yesterday Osisko went to court in…

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    TAKEOVER: Osisko files circular, again says no to Goldcorp

    January 29, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – Osisko Mining Corp. has filed its directors’ circular concerning the hostile takeover offer from Goldcorp. with Canadian securities regulatory authorities, and mailing it has begun. Once again Osisko called Goldcorp’s offer…

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    MERGER: Osisko board recommends rejection of Goldcorp bid

    January 20, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – The directors of Osisko Mining Corp. have unanimously recommended that its shareholders reject the “opportunistic hostile” takeover bid made last week by Goldcorp.

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    COMMENT: Osisko responds to Goldcorp’s offer

    January 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Yesterday morning Vancouver’s Goldcorp announced a hostile takeover of Osisko Mining in what it valued as a $2.6 billion deal. Not wasting any time, by the end of the day Goldcorp confirmed that it has formally launched its offer.

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    GOLD: Goldcorp offers $2.6B for Osisko

    January 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp has announced its intention to take over Osisko Mining Corp., offering C$2.6 billion in cash and shares for the Quebec-based miner. Goldcorp is offering Osisko shareholders 0.146 of a Goldcorp common share plus C$2.26…

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    Osisko realizing Canadian Malartic’s potential

    November 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK) released some impressive third quarter results, which it believes should put any doubts about its Canadian Malartic mine in Quebec to bed for good.

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    GOLD: Wood-Pandora yields half-ounce core for Osisko and Globex

    October 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The expanded drilling program at the Wood-Pandora joint venture of Osisko Mining Corp. (Montreal) and Globex Mining Enterprises (Rouyn-Noranda, QC) near Cadillac has returned encouraging results.

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    GOLD: Average wage at Canadian Malartic is $87,000

    July 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining, owner and operator of the Canadian Malartic gold mine at Malartic, has filed a report outlining the local and regional economic impact of the project. Among its findings, that the average annual salary is $87,000,…

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    Osisko reveals details of mystery project in Guerrero State

    July 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Back in October of 2012, Montreal-based gold producer Osisko Mining (OSK-T) made a rather odd announcement. The company reported it had staked just shy of 10,000 km2 in Mexico, but explained it wouldn’t be telling anyone…

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    GOLD: Osisko plans take hit from falling price

    April 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The nosedive in the price of gold earlier this month is being felt at at least one large bulk tonnage producer. Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal has announced plans to shrink its workforce by 6% over the next few months. President…

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    GOLD: Osisko breaks records in Q1 2013

    April 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – After stumbling through 2012, the first full year of production at the Canadian Malartic gold mine in the town of the same name, Osisko Mining Corp. is setting record after record as production numbers for the first quarter of…