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Sprott Asset Management, sets sights on rival metals trusts with US$898 million offer

The planned proxy battle at Central GoldTrust and Silver Bullion Trust — funds that hold physical bullion — took a surprising turn Thursday when Sprott Asset Management, which also manages bullion funds, announced its intention to make an offer for the two funds. 362 more words

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John Embry: ‘everyone should look at Zero Hedge, Sinclair and KWN’

I had the great privilege recently of speaking to John Embry, the Chief Investment Strategist at Sprott Asset Management. The interview is below:

Episode 131… 147 more words


From Max Kaiser - The Doc, February 21, 2013

Eric Sprott: The Cartel Will be Taken to Their Knees!

Posted on February 21, 2013 by The Doc

The Doc sat down with gold and silver expert and billionaire fund manager Eric Sprott Wednesday for the first of a series of interviews regarding the markets. 298 more words


Eric Sprott: Silver Is The Investment Of The Decade

Eric Sprott, CEO of Sprott Asset Management has stated that while gold was the investment of the past decade, silver is the investment of the coming decade. 99 more words

Sprott's acquisition of Flatiron turns sour

A few months after closing its acquisition of Flatiron Capital Management — rumoured to be a $10.7-million deal, about half of which was paid in stock — Sprott Asset Management has made some substantial changes to some of the funds it acquired. 488 more words

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Sprott Flatiron Convertible Strategies Trust issue cancelled after failing to raise more than $20M

It was meant to be the start of a new era when Sprott Asset Management acquired Flatiron Capital Management Partners over the summer. The purchase of the alternative money manager that had about $260-million of assets under management was part of a plan to broaden Sprott’s investment capabilities “by hiring best-in-class investment managers and this transaction brings us one of Canada’s leading convertible bond arbitrage teams,” it said at the time. 320 more words

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Sprott Managment - Oil Junior Picks


July 18

LEGAGY OIL & GAS (T-LEG) $5.82 +0.42

PAINTED PONY (V-PPY) $7.96 -0.03

WHITECAP RES. (T-WCP) $6.62 +0.38

ATHABASCA OIL (T-ATH) $12.05 +0.02… 416 more words