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Michael McCrae

Michael McCrae

Mining Audiences and Data Intelligence Manager

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Michael McCrae is leading Kitco's coverage of the mining sector. McCrae, who has both an MBA and CMA, knows how to build digital media properties. He was co-founder and publisher of MINING.com, an award-winning news site. Before coming to media, McCrae worked in IT and banking. Please reach out: mmccrae@kitco.com or (514) 670-1383. You can also follow him at @michaelmccrae.
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It's a 'challenging time' for gold companies that need to grow - B2Gold

(Kitco News) - It's a 'challenging time' for gold companies that need to grow - B2Gold

Silver prices are up, but supply is uncertain

(Kitco News) - Silver prices are up, but supply is uncertain

Gold breaks $1,900 but silver steals the show

(Kitco News) - "The amount of money coming in to the space overwhelming the good companies, and [the money] is going everywhere," said Brent Cook talking about some of the remarkable run ups in the past weeks.

Elon Musk to miners: bring me more nickel

(Kitco News) - Musk made the comments during his second quarter earning call earlier this week.

Gold companies move up list of world's biggest miners

(Kitco News) - Agnico Eagle made the biggest jump up the list.

With precious metals surging, Robert Friedland wants to unlock Platreef

(Kitco News) - A 996-metre-level station at the bottom of Platreef's Shaft 1 has been completed. An updated definitive feasibility study is due this quarter.

Two Americas-based rare earth projects, two novel approaches

(Kitco News) - The original plan for the site called for a $1.5 billion open pit mine, which couldn't be supported by rare earth prices.

Pan American Silver suspends mine operations in Peru

(Kitco News) - In 2019 Huaron and Morococha produced 3.8 million ounces and 2.5 million ounces of silver respectively. Total silver production during the year was 25.8 million ounces.

Juniors are finally getting financed

(Kitco News) - "There's more money out there than companies needing to raise which is pretty rare in our industry," said West-Sells, who received renewed investor interest when Western Copper and Gold announced a significant resource increase earlier this month.

Juniors are finally getting financed

(Kitco News) - "There's more money out there than companies needing to raise which is pretty rare in our industry," said West-Sells, who received renewed investor interest when Western Copper and Gold announced a significant resource increase earlier this month.