PDAC 2016: Juniors trial alternative business models to tempt investors

By Paul Rackstraw
Published: Friday, 18 March 2016

Rare earths and graphene are still a sore spots for finance. Batteries remains the buzzword for graphite while lithium demand growth could leave market tight.

This year’s Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention in Toronto, Canada, was better attended than in 2015 and the general mood was more optimistic, despite the lack of investor confidence in higher risk mining ventures. Simply ticking off the necessary components of an early stage mining business –...

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