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Russian billionaire buys copper producer Mercator Minerals Ltd to enter Canadian market

For more than two years, Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov wanted to launch an initial public offering in Toronto for his junior mining vehicle Intergeo MMC Ltd. 575 more words

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Mercator may need to sell key asset to stave off crisis

Weak commodity prices and high debt levels are putting serious pressure on the balance sheets of some emerging mining companies.

Analysts last week worried about whether… 248 more words

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Miners may be risky, but gems to be found

Mining stocks have been slumping for what seems like eons to stressed investors, but the decline — not to mention investors’ stress levels — has intensified of late. 726 more words

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Legacy Oil and seven other potential TSX composite additions

Eight stocks have what is required to join the  S&P/TSX composite index and could be added to the key benchmark when Standard & Poor’s announces its quarterly rebalancing of the Canada’s benchmark index after the close on March 11. 111 more words

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