Canadian Mining Journal


Yamana Gold Inc


  • Feature

    Top 40: Not Much has Changed

    August 1, 2014 by Marilyn Scales

    This is the time of year we at CMJ pause to examine how Canada’s mining companies performed during the previous year. We start by poring through year-end 2013 results from twice as many companies as will make the list in an effort not to…

  • News

    RESULTS: Roundup for the second quarter

    July 31, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    This is the season for corporations to announce their second quarter results, both financial and operational. As expected, the news releases are arriving at the inbox in large numbers. Yesterday we offered results from Sherritt and North…

  • News

    GOLD: Agnico Eagle, Yamana complete acquisition of Osisko shares

    June 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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.

  • News

    GOLD: Osisko arrangement receives court approval

    June 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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,…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Karnalyte, North American Nickel, Orbite, Primero, Rathdowney, and Yamana

    May 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Thomas Drolet has replaced Robin Phinney as president and CEO of Karnalyte Resources in Calgary. Drolet has more than 40 years experience in the international energy, mining and technology sectors.

  • News

    Goldcorp to end its fight for Osisko

    April 22, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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…

  • News

    TAKEOVER: Yamana bulks up treasury for Osisko deal

    April 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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…

  • News

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

    April 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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…

  • News

    TAKEOVER: Goldcorp comes out swinging at Osisko-Yamana deal

    April 14, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp has reviewed the documents related to the proposed deal between Osisko Mining Corp. and Yamana Gold, and the Vancouver suitor says the offer is lacking. Goldcorp says the disclosure documents provide more information…

  • News

    TAKEOVER: Goldcorp ups offer for Osisko to $3.6B

    April 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp has increased its hostile takeover offer for Osisko Mining Corp. to $7.65 per share in cash and shares, making this a deal worth $3.6 billion, a billion more than its initial hostile takeover offer on Jan. 13….

  • News

    MERGER: Goldcorp continues due dilligence

    April 3, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Goldcorp is doing its due diligence at the Canadian Malartic gold mine in anticipation of a successful hostile takeover of owner Osisko Mining Corp. Goldcorp’s announcement comes a day after Osisko and Yamana Gold…

  • News

    DEAL: Yamana to buy 50% of Osisko

    April 2, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MONTREAL – In a deal worth $441.5 million in cash and 95.7 million common shares of Yamana Gold, that company and Osisko Mining Corp. have entered into a partnership. Yamana will acquire a 50% interest in Osisko’s mining and exploration…