Silver Wheaton announces filing of preliminary base shelf prospectus
The base shelf prospectus and corresponding shelf registration statement, when made final or effective, will allow Silver Wheaton to offer up to US$2,000,000,000 of common shares, preferred shares, debt securities, subscription receipts, units and warrants, or any combination thereof, from time to time over a 25-month period.
Anglo American Platinum production climbs in Q1
The company's refined platinum production increased during the first quarter by 25% to 542000oz compared to the strike affected Q1 2014. Refined palladium and rhodium output also increased during the period, advanced to 348000oz and 65000oz respectively.
ALROSA Q1 Diamond output up 6% Y/Y
The company sold 9.0 million carats of diamonds during the quarter, including 7.0 million carats of gem-quality diamonds at an average price of $161 per carat and 2.0 million carats of industrial diamonds at an average price of $8 per carat.
Nordgold Q1 revenue advances 29% to $355.6 mn
The average realised gold price in Q1 2015 was $1,224 per ounce, a decrease of 6% compared with $1,299 per ounce in Q1 2014 and an increase of 3% compared with $1,184 per ounce in Q4 2014.