Canadian Mining Journal

Franco-Nevada Corporation

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Lucara, McEwen Mining, OceanaGold, Orla, Osisko, SRG

    April 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    David Guerrero has been selected as the Argentine country manager for Alpha Lithium; Brad Nichol is now the company’s CEO and president. Darryl Jones has resigned as president and CEO but will remain on the company’s board. Karim Nasr is

  • GOLD: Franco-Nevada posts record results

    March 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Royalty and streaming company Franco-Nevada just had its best year ever, reporting revenue of US$844.1 million on the sale of 516,438 gold-equivalent oz. Net income for the year was US$344.1 million or $1.83 per share. The final quarter

  • AWARD: MMSA awards gold medal to Pierre Lassonde

    February 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER, Colo. – The Mining and Metallurgical Society of America has chosen to award its 2019 gold medal to Pierre Lassonde, chairman of Toronto-based Franco-Nevada Mining. Lassonde is recognized for his leadership as a mining executive for a major mining

  • News

    Franco-Nevada teams with oil firm Continental Resources to buy mineral rights

    August 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Franco-Nevada (TSX: FNV; NYSE: FNV) and Continental Resources (NYSE: CLR) have struck a strategic relationship to jointly buy mineral rights in the Scoop and Stack oil & gas plays in Oklahoma. Franco-Nevada says it will contribute about US$220 million for the acquisition of

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: New Gold, Banro, Franco-Nevada, and SSR Mining

    May 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    New Gold of Toronto has named Raymond Threlkeld as its new president and CEO. He has been a member of the board since 2009 and was New Gold’s COO from December 2016 to September 2017. Threlkeld succeeds Hannes Portman who

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Franco-Nevada acquires additional Cobre Panama stream for $178 million

    January 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – Toronto-based Franco-Nevada Corp. has agreed to acquire an additional precious metals stream from Korea Resources, holder of a 10% interest in the Cobre Panama copper-gold project in this country. Franco-Nevada will pay US$178 million for the additional ounces.

  • News

    BIGGEST: lists 50 largest miners by capitalization

    April 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Thanks to the diligent work of and IntelligenceMine, we now have a list of the world’s largest mining companies by capitalization (reported in U.S. dollars). “At the end of the first quarter this year the top 50

  • News

    FUNDING: Laurentian University awash in new cash – $114M in one day

    September 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – This week it seems Laurentian University is awash in new funding – $114 million from individuals, government, the mineral industry, and academia. All of them want to see more study of the earth sciences. On Tuesday, Sept.

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Franco-Nevada seals $800M financing for streaming deal with Glencore

    February 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PERU – Swiss mining giant Glencore is chipping away at its debt, and its latest move is the sale of a gold and silver stream from the Antapaccay copper mine to Franco-Nevada Corp. of Toronto. Antapaccay is a brownfield expansion

  • Major miners fuel a rising demand for streaming deals

    December 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — As traditional forms of equity and debt finance have become untenable for mining companies, there’s been a rise in stream agreements, which typically offer miners access to cash for a percentage of future by-product metal production. And according to

  • News

    CHROMITE: Noront’s Ring of Fire purchase closes

    April 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources’ buyout of the Ontario assets of Cliffs Natural Resources has closed, but not without controversy and only after the intervention of the court. Toronto-based Noront offered US$20 million last month for Cliffs’…

  • News

    CHROMITE: Noront to acquire Cliffs’ Ring of Fire properties

    March 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Spunky Toronto-based junior, Noront Resources, has offered US$20 million to acquire the subsidiaries of Cliffs Natural Resources that hold claims in the Ring of Fire, 500 km northeast of Thunder Bay. Cliffs abandoned its…