Canadian Mining Journal


Yamana Gold Inc


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    COMMENT: One in 10 gold mines losing money

    July 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    That’s a headline guaranteed to make any gold bug sit up and take notice. What individuals think this means remains ripe for discussion.

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    Yamana expands footprint via $17.5M Mega Precious bid

    April 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Producer Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) is hoping to further expand its presence in Canada with a $17.5-million cash and shares agreement for explorer Mega Precious Metals (TSXV: MGP) and its 338…

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    GOLD-SILVER: Yamana to move forward with Cerro Moro

    February 12, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ARGENTINA – Yamana Gold of Toronto has announced its decision to proceed with the construction of the Cerro Moro project, a high grade, low cost gold-silver property in Santa Cruz province. In the first three years of production, output…

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    GOLD: Yamana arranges $260M+ equity financing

    January 13, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Yamana Gold has entered into an agreement to issue 29.1 million common shares at a price of $5.30 each to a syndicate of underwriters lead by Canaccord Genuity and National Bank Financial Markets. Proceeds will be $260.23…

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    GOLD: New finds in Chile and Brazil boost outlook for Yamana

    December 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRAZIL and CHILE – Toronto’s Yamana Gold announced two new gold discoveries this week that it says boost its operational outlook. The company hit the best drill intersections ever encountered at its Chapada mine in Goias state Brazil. And…

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    GOLD: Yamana spins out Brazilian assets into Brio Gold

    December 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Yamana Gold is is spinning out some of its non-core assets in Brazil, specifically the Fazenda Brasileiro and Pilar mines, and the C1 Santa Luz project. A new subsidiary, Brio Gold Inc., will be formed to hold three of these…

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    GOLD: Yamana’s Mercedes mine certified under the Cyanide Code

    December 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) of Washington, DC, has certified that Yamana Gold’s Mercedes mine in Sonora state is in full compliance with the Cyanide Management Code. ICMI accepted the findings of a third…

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    GOLD: Yamana’s Jacobina mine recertified under cyanide code

    November 18, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRAZIL – The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) in Washington, BC, has recertified the Jacobina mine belonging to Yamana Gold of Toronto as being in full compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code.

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    Yamana aims to unlock value by drilling in core assets

    October 8, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Producer Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) has determined the best return on its exploration capital will be realized through brownfield initiatives at its existing operations. The company is in the midst of a $75 million…

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    Sean Roosen brings golden touch to Falco

    September 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The co-founder of Osisko Mining Corporation who brought the $1 billion Canadian Malartic mine into production and then oversaw the sale of the company earlier this year to Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) and Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI;…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Barisan Gold, Catalyst Copper, Caza Gold; Mindoro, Sunshine Oilsands, and Yamana Gold

    September 4, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Shawn Westcott has joined the team of Barisan Gold Corp. in Vancouver taking over the responsibilities of president. He joined the company from NioCorp Development where he led that company’s corporate communications team.

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    GOLD: Canadian Malartic post-acquisition resource numbers

    August 14, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Co-owners Agnico Eagle Mines and Yamana Gold have announced new resource numbers for the Canadian Malartic gold mine near the town of Malartic. This is the first update since the two companies acquired the property in June 2014.