African mining is a long term investment – Merrill Lynch

By Laura Syrett
Published: Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Africa is home to large, untapped mineral resources but investors need to be in the continent for the long game, according to commentators at Mining Indaba 2015.

Africa’s resource sector is a smarter place to invest than South America, despite concerns about political instability and resource nationalism, Michael Widmer, head of metals research for Bank of America Merrill Lynch told Mining Indaba delegates

Widmer said that the African countries offer more attractive long term investment opportunities...

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