Canadian Mining Journal


AuRico Gold Inc


  • GOLD: Merger gets final court approval

    June 29, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO: Alamos Gold Inc. and AuRico Gold Inc. are pleased to announce that they have been granted final court approval from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) to combine the two companies.

  • News

    Alamos, AuRico unveil US$1.5-billion ‘merger of equals’

    April 14, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) and AuRico Gold (TSX: AUG; NYSE: AUQ) have apparently been in an on-again, off-again courtship for a couple of years, but on April 13 the companies tied the knot amidst a…

  • News

    GOLD-COPPER: AuRico discovers new porphyry at Kemess East

    December 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – AuRico Gold of Toronto say its 2014 exploration drilling program delineated a new porphyry mineralized system at Kemess East, located 1.0 km east of the company’s Kemess underground project 430 km northwest of Prince…

  • News

    GOLD: Dutch miner wants in on Lynn Lake play

    November 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    AMSTERDAM – Nord Gold NV, a pure gold play company headquartered in this Dutch city, has asked permission from the board of Carlisle Goldfields in Toronto to purchase all of the Canadian company’s issued and outstanding common shares.

  • News

    GOLD: AuRico buys into Lynn Lake camp

    November 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MANITOBA – AuRico Gold of Toronto has subscribed for 70.6 million common shares of Carlisle Goldfields at a price of $0.08 per share for a total consideration of about $5.6 million. AuRico now holds a 19.9% equity interest in Carlisle and…

  • News

    GOLD: Eight consecutive quarterly records during Young-Davidson ramp-up

    August 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – AuRico Gold of Toronto reports that as its Young-Davidson gold mine continues to ramp-up 60 km west of Kirkland Lake produced a record 40,166 oz of gold during Q2 2014 – the consecutive eighth quarter that the mine has…

  • 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

    AuRico impresses with solid production numbers

    April 3, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    AuRico Gold (TSX: AUG; NYSE: AUQ) just couldn’t wait to push its production results out to the market.

  • News

    SAFETY: Kidd Operations’ outstanding safety performance recognized – again

    October 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – Ontario Mining Association member Glencore’s Kidd Operations has been presented with the President’s Award for being the top safety performer by Workplace Safety North (WSN). The honour was bestowed at WSN’s inaugural workplace…

  • News

    Production is right around the corner for Marlin Gold

    September 12, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    It’s not every day that you come across a junior that is on the brink of production and generating cash flow within four to six months, whose largest shareholder is a hedge fund with an 80% ownership stake, whose management team is headed…

  • News

    El Chanate write-down surprises AuRico shareholders

    April 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Despite a $127 million write-down of the El Chanate mine in Sonora, Mexico, Canaccord Genuity analyst Rahul Paul says he isn’t changing his investment thesis on AuRico Gold (AUQ-T, AUQ-N) and is maintaining his US$11 price target on the stock….

  • News

    South American Silver invests closer to home

    January 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After taking a bruising in Bolivia earlier this year when the government revoked its Malku Khota concession, South American Silver is sticking a little closer to home.