Canadian Mining Journal


Silver Wheaton Corp


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    GOLD: Silver Wheaton joins World Gold Council

    May 22, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – Silver Wheaton has joined the World Gold Council, headquartered in London, UK. Silver Wheaton increased its current and future gold production through the recent acquisitions of gold streams from Hudbay Minerals and Vale SA.

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    Silver Wheaton hangs tough amidst lower metal prices

    March 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Despite a pronounced fall in profits on the back of declining precious metals prices, streaming outfit Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) remains a favourite amongst analysts and investors. The company recorded its fifth…

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    Alexco eyes Bellekeno restart and a second Keno Hill mine

    December 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – There are over 40 million ounces of indicated silver resource sitting alongside a modern mill at Alexco Resource’s (TSX: AXR) historic Keno Hill property in the Yukon but, with the price of silver struggling to stay above…

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    FUNDING: Hudbay bulks up for three growth projects

    December 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals is bulking up its treasury by issues US$100 million of its 9.5% senior unsecured notes due Oct. 1, 2020. These notes are in addition to the US$650 million raised by issuing similar unsecured notes in September…

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    Silver Wheaton buys half of Constancia’s gold output

    November 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has inked a second offtake agreement on Hudbay Mineral’s (TSX: HBM; NYSE: HBM) Constancia polymetallic project in southern Peru: this time for its gold output.

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    Silver Wheaton’s model thrives in tough times

    October 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After inventing the precious metal stream back in 2004 Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has noticed the landscape getting more crowded.

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    SILVER: Pascua-Lama slowdown hits Silver Wheaton

    July 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – On Friday, as Canadians were gearing up for the long Canada Day weekend, Barrick Gold of Toronto announced its plans to slow work at its troubled Pascua-Lama gold mine on the Chile-Argentina border (see the Northern Miner…

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    PRECIOUS METALS: Hudbay pockets $125M from Silver Wheaton

    June 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals has received a deposit payment of US$125 million from Silver Wheaton Corp. The money is part of a previously announced US$750 million precious metals stream transaction.

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    GOLD: Silver Wheaton buys part of by-product stream from Vale

    February 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – Silver Wheaton has agreed to buy 70% of the payable gold by-product stream from mines belonging to Vale SA, including the Coleman, Copper Cliff, Creighton, Garson, Stobie, Totten and Victor mines near Sudbury, ON, for 20…

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    COMMENT: Barrick tops list of sustainable Canadian miners

    December 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Corporate Knights, a specialized media and investment research company based in Toronto, has released its first Canadian mining sustainability ranking. The researchers measured the performance of 52 Canadian miners against 12 sustainability…

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    Complementary skill sets bring Blue Gold and Riverstone together

    October 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Over the last 18 months Mark O’Dea, president and CEO of Blue Gold Mining, has kicked the tires of over 100 projects and companies in his quest to find something that would appeal to shareholders.

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    Silver Wheaton’s Smallwood paddles world’s silver streams

    September 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Silver Wheaton has come a long way in a short time. Formed in 2004 out of Wheaton River Mineral’s silver assets, the company is now the biggest silver streaming company in the world.