R/€ = 15.00 Change: -0.13
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Indaba attendance expected to improve in line with investment climate

By: Nadine James     27th January 2017 The cyclical nature of mining continues to be reflected in the attendance figures of the yearly Investing in African Mining Indaba, which is expected to attract greater numbers in 2017, indicating an improvement in economic conditions and the mining investment environment, says event organiser... 

Diversified African mining project pipeline promoted

By: Mia Breytenbach     23rd January 2015 Having strengthened its relationship with key potential joint venture (JV) partners and investors, particularly at the 2014 Investing in African Mining Indaba, at this year’s indaba mineral explorer and developer White Rivers Exploration (WRE) will further promote its diversified mineral project... 

B2Gold strikes $570m accord to buy Papillon Resources

By: Henry Lazenby     3rd June 2014 Canadian miner B2Gold on Tuesday announced that it had struck an agreement with ASX-listed Papillon Resources which would see the companies merge in an all-scrip deal valued at about $570-million. The deal would give B2Gold access to Papillon’s (meaning butterfly in French) Fekola gold deposit in... 

B2Gold Corp buys advanced West African gold project

By: Henry Lazenby     29th October 2013 Vancouver-based B2Gold has signed a binding agreement to buy TSX-listed Volta Resources, acquiring an advanced gold project and two exploration projects in Burkina Faso. Triple-listed B2Gold on Monday said its offer valued Volta's equity at $63-million, more than double Volta’s recent market value. 

B2Gold to list on the NYSE

By: Henry Lazenby     5th June 2013 Vancouver-based B2Gold said it would start trading on the NYSE on Thursday to increase its exposure to institutional and retail investors. The company would keep its listing on the TSX under symbol BTO and on the Namibian Stock Exchange under the symbol B2G; however, the company would withdraw... 


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