Eloro (V.ELO) CEO Tom Larsen would have every right to be frustrated with South America. The company’s extremely promising La Victoria Gold/Silver Project in north central Peru has had to deal with 100 year rains and then community politics 3000 meters up in the Andes. Even with widespread community support, until a new President was elected in the community and a community vote to approve the surface rights was held, Eloro could not proceed with exploration. After being sidetracked for more than a year a new President was finally elected in early December.
On December 19, 2019 White Gold (V.WGO) released drill results from its Vertigo Discovery on the JP Ross property in Yukon. We asked the company to give us a bit of background on the results and what its plans are for the Vertigo Discovery going forward.
FSD Pharma (OTCQB:FSDDF) released news this morning that its shares had been approved for listing on the Nasdaq exchange. Big news for a company which, to date, was seen primarily as a Canadian venture. The Nasdaq listing reflects the company’s ongoing commitment to the American pharmaceutical market.
On November 26, 2019 White Gold announced a major discovery at its Hen Property in the White Gold District of Yukon. The target group is referred to as Titan. The discovery was the result of the first ever drilling at the target.
Marcio Fonseca wears two hats, ten years of investment banking with Macquarie Bank, but trained as an exploration/project/resource geologist. His company, Goldplay (V.GPLY) uses his investment banking know-how to finance what is clearly his real passion, the discovery of high-grade mineral deposits.
One of the biggest issues miners face is processing the material they extract in an efficient and effective manner. For Golden Predator’s (V.GPY) 3 Aces project, bulk sampling has yielded a great deal of knowledge and with it three distinct concentrates. All are high grade, but each presents a different processing challenge.
It is still a very tough market for gold explorers. Andrew Pollard, CEO of Blackrock Gold (V.BRC) knows this. The fact that Blackrock’s share price has gone from $0.03 to as high as $0.30 since Pollard became CEO in May of 2019 is encouraging but, Pollard is well aware, what matters are results.
Cannabis investors have had a series of rude shocks in the past few months. Right now, people still believe in the cannabis opportunity are much more selective in their investment choices. They want companies with real assets, cash on hand, a real business plan, proprietary intellectual property and a well-defined market.
David D’Onofrio, CEO of White Gold Corp (V.WGO), says the company offers the opportunities and has the successes of multiple mining juniors, all combined into one company. “It’s not about one project or one resource, but about continually advancing our pipeline of multiple exploration projects efficiently and effectively in an exciting new gold camp.” states D’Onofrio.