What caused a record inflow of capital into the junior mining space this year?

The junior mining sector has attracted more capital inflows between May and August than all of last year combined.
Kai Hoffmann, CEO of SOAR Financial Group, sees this is a sign of renewed optimism in the space.
“Obviously the gold price explosion [caused this] but in general, the return of the brokers and the bankers to the space, they’re driving it, they’re behind it. We’ve seen $2.6 billion raised since early May until now,” Hoffman told Kitco News on the sidelines of the Mines and Money Online Connect conference. (show less)

The junior mining sector has attracted more capital inflows between May and August than all of last year combined.
Kai Hoffmann, CEO of SOAR Financial Group, sees this is a sign of renewed optimism in the space.
“Obviously the gold price explosion [caused this] but in general, the return of the brokers and the bankers to the space, they’re driving it, they’re behind it. We’ve seen $2.6 billion raised since early May until now,” Hoffman told Kitco News on ... (read more)

Mines & Money Online Connect Global

Mines & Money Online Connect Global
Off the back of our successful Mines and Money Online Connect APAC and EMEAmericas events in June, which attracted 79 mining companies, 302 active investors resulting in 1,483 meetings, we’re now taking Mines and Money Online Connect “Global”.

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