Tag: precious metals

U.S. Global Investors Reports Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2016

San Antonio, TX, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For Immediate Release U.S. Global Investors Reports Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2016 Continuing Dividends and Share Repurchase Program ************************************************************************ SAN ANTONIO-September 14, 2016 -U.S. Global Investors, Inc. (NASDAQ: GROW), a boutique registered investment advisory firm with longstanding experience in global markets and specialized sectors, today…

VanEck to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What:VanEck, a pioneer in global markets and experienced provider of innovative solutions, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. As the premier listing and trading venues for exchange-traded products (ETPs), Nasdaq is the exchange of choice for three VanEck’s ETFs, including: VanEck Vectors Generic Drugs ETF (Nasdaq:GNRX)VanEck…

Sprott Asset Management LP Announces Proposed Mergers and Related Investment Strategy Change, Name Changes and Sub-Advisor Change

TORONTO, Sept. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Asset Management LP (“Sprott”) announced today that it proposes to merge (each a “Merger” and collectively, the “Mergers”) Sprott Timber Fund and Sprott Global Agriculture Fund into Sprott Global REIT & Property Equity Fund and Sprott Tactical Balanced Fund and Sprott Tactical Balanced Class into Sprott Real…
A-Mark Precious Metals Enters Into New Employment Agreement with Thor Gjerdrum

McEwen Mining Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

TORONTO, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- McEwen Mining Inc. (NYSE:MUX) (TSX:MUX) is pleased to announce the appointment of Xavier Ochoa as Chief Operating Officer (“COO”), effective immediately and the departure of the Company’s current COO, William Faust effective September 30, 2016.  Mr. Ochoa is a seasoned executive, bringing more than 25 years of operational…

A-Mark Precious Metals Acquires Majority Stake in SilverTowne Mint

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMRK), a full-service precious metals trading company and an official distributor for all the major sovereign mints, has acquired a majority ownership stake in Indiana-based SilverTowne Mint and entered into an exclusive supplier agreement with Asahi Refining USA Inc. a subsidiary of…

Collectors Universe Reports Financial Results for Fiscal 2016

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of high-value collectibles, today announced financial  results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016. Operational and Financial Highlights: Service revenues in the fourth quarter increased by 7% to…

Panoro Minerals Announces Closing of $6.6 million Private Placement Financing

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Panoro Minerals Ltd. (TSX-V:PML) (Lima:PML) (Frankfurt:PZM) (“Panoro” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of the non-brokered private placement of 36,717,817 units at $0.18 per unit for gross proceeds of $6,609,207.  Each unit is comprised of one common share and one-half share purchase warrant. …

Seabridge Begins First Drill Campaign at Iskut High Grade Gold Project

TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA) (NYSE:SA) announced today that drilling has begun at its 100%-owned Iskut Project in northwestern British Columbia. The program calls for 3,000 meters of core drilling designed to help determine controls on gold mineralization for several known occurrences including past high grade producers. Results from this…

Sprott Inc. Announces 2016 Second Quarter Results

TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Inc. (TSX:SII) (“Sprott” or the “Company”) today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2016. 2016 Financial Overview Assets Under Management (“AUM”) were $9.8 billion as at June 30, 2016, compared to $7.8 billion as at June 30, 2015 and $8.8 billion as at March 31, 2016Total…

Collectors Universe announces a multi-year services agreement in China

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services for high-value collectibles today announced that its Chinese subsidiary, Collectors Universe (Shanghai) Company Limited (“CU”), has entered into a multi-year agreement with Guojin Gold Co., Ltd. (“Guojin”) for the provision by the Company’s…

Panoro Minerals Announces $5 Million Private Placement Financing with up to $2.6 Million committed by Resource Capital Funds

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Panoro Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:PML) (Lima:PML) (Frankfurt:PZM) (“Panoro” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement of up to 28,000,000 units at $0.18 per unit for gross proceeds of up to $5,040,000.  Each unit is comprised of one common share and one-half share purchase…

Harvard Bioscience Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

HOLLISTON, Mass., July 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (Nasdaq:HBIO), a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of solutions to advance life science, reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2016. Revenues for the three and six months ended June 30, 2016 were $26.1 million…

Double Crown Resources Commences Delivery of Gold for Multi-Million Dollar Supply Project Announced Earlier in 2016

HENDERSON, NV, July 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Double Crown Resources, Inc. (DDCC), is pleased to announce that after months of extensive planning and negotiations regarding the precious metals segment of our business plan, and a signed contract announced earlier in 2016, company representatives are currently in transit to deliver the first multi-million dollar shipment of gold to its buyer from our established…

CDTi Awarded New Vehicle Model from Honda

OXNARD, Calif., July 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:CDTI) (“CDTi” or “the Company”), a leader in advanced emission control technology, announced it is providing catalysts featuring CDTi's high-performance Mixed Phase Catalyst (MPC®) technology to Honda for its newly designed 2017 Accord Hybrid model. The model has been in production since the…

Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo Provides Flexible Touch Panel Market with Silver Nanoparticle Ink-Printed Film using Ultrafine Metal Mesh Exhibits at SEMICON West, San Francisco, July 12

TOKYO, July 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Akira Tanae), the manufacturing business of Tanaka Precious Metals, announced today a collaboration with several technology research institutes in Japan to commercialize a fabricated conductive film for touch panel sensors. The film is manufactured from a…

Sprott Gold Miners ETF (NYSE Arca: SGDM) Achieves Milestones

Surpasses $250 Million in AssetsYear-to-Date Performance over 100% Outperformance of NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index in the Past Year TORONTO, July 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Asset Management LP ("Sprott"), is pleased to announce a number of milestones for the Sprott Gold Miners ETF (NYSE:SGDM) ("the ETF"). The ETF has surpassed $250 million in…

Sprott Passes $10 Billion in Assets Under Management

TORONTO, July 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Inc. (“Sprott” or the “Company”) (TSX:SII) today announced that its total assets under management (“AUM”) have surpassed $10 billion. “Our year-to-date AUM growth has been driven in part by renewed investor interest in precious metals and alternative income strategies,” said Peter Grosskopf, CEO of Sprott. “We expect…

Catalyst Market To Gain From Enhanced Importance In Chemicals And Oil & Gas Industries Till 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, June 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global catalyst market is expected to reach USD 34.3 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The accelerating use of catalysts for reducing the cost of manufacturing chemicals, petrochemicals and polymers are expected to remain a favorable factor. Also, rising application…

Panoro Minerals Announces Filing of Antilla Cu/Mo Project Preliminary Economic Assessment Technical Report and Issuance of Shares to Macquarie

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Panoro Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:PML) (Lima:PML) (Frankfurt:PZM) (“Panoro” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the filing of the Technical Report for the Antilla Copper-Molybdenum Project, Peru Project Preliminary Economic Assessment Technical Report (PEA) on SEDAR.  The results of the PEA were announced in a May 2,…