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Opportunities for investment into licensed medical marijuana producers hit the market this week

Investors seeking exposure to the Canadian medical marijuana industry now have more investment opportunities thanks to with OrganiGram Holdings Inc. (TSXV: OGI) and Bedrocan Cannabis Corp. (TSXV: BED) whose stocks drew significant attention this week. Until this week, Tweed (TSXV: TWD) remained the only publicly traded marijuana company with a Licensed Producer status from Health Canada. Since Health Canada’s new…

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Rare Element Resources expects to be able to challenge China’s hold on the rare earth market

Rare Element Resources delivers promised improvements in Pre-Feasibility Study -- Rare Element Resources (‘RER’, TSX: RES | NYSE MKT: REE) has integrated the series of improvements at the Bear Lodge Project in Wyoming, promised throughout the past months, in its 2014 Pre-Feasibility Study (PFS), which was published on August 26. Highlights from the PFS include a low initial CAPEX of…

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MLPs in Mining – the Path Less Travelled

While financing in the first half of 2014 has been a quantum leap healthier than in the truly dire days of 2013, the reactivation (if I dare call it that) is certainly not rambunctious and it has not concluded anything that we would call innovative. However we might note that Royalty funds and those that use the Silver Wheaton-type model…

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Niocorp on the path to global niobium leadership

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Niobium is one of fourteen metals or groups of metals that the Council of Europe has identified as critical. The United States National Research Council considers it even more important, listing it as one of the five "most critical" metals. Niobium carries great economic importance, made all the more so by its high level of supply risk. As has been…

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Epstein Interviews Don Baxter of Focus Graphite

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The following exclusive interview of Don Baxter, President & COO of Focus Graphite (TSXV: FMS | OTCQX: FCSMF), was conducted on August 18-20 by phone and email. Focus Graphite is a leading contender to be one of the first graphite producers into action. According to Mr. Baxter, Focus could be up and running in 2016. A takeaway from this comprehensive…

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Anfield Resources, the Next Conventional U.S. Uranium Producer

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Anfield Resources (TSXV: ARY | OTCQB: ANLDF) is a dual-commodity play focused on uranium and copper in the U.S and Chile. For the purposes of this article, I will discuss an extremely important development concerning the company's uranium business. Anfield's copper assets and the opportunities it has to build a formidable copper business in conjunction with a strategic partner is…

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Mercedes Benz has better ‘driverless’ car solution than Google…for now

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In the United States there are many companies, especially Google, which have been experimenting with self-driving or ‘driverless’ cars. As someone who loves to drive and who prefers old style manual transmissions and unassisted steering, the idea of technology that makes a mockery of the skill and pride of driving a car is rather bittersweet. In fact it is very…
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Junex Mobilizes its Drilling Rig Towards its Galt No. 4 Wellsite

August 27, 2014 (Source: Marketwired) -- Junex Inc. (TSX VENTURE:JNX) ("Junex" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has acquired additional drilling equipment that upgrades its maximum drilling depth capacity to approximately 3,000 meters. This drilling rig, known…

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Gold Edges Higher as Dollar Retreats, Equities Steady

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- Gold prices rose towards $1,285 an ounce on Wednesday, recovering further from the previous week's two-month low as stocks took a breather after a 2-1/2 week rally and the dollar index retreated from 13-month…

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Crude Oil Drops on Weak U.S. Gasoline Demand, Cushing Build

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- Crude oil futures edged lower on Wednesday after a report showed declining U.S. gasoline demand in the world's top oil consumer and a build at the key Cushing, Oklahoma storage hub. In its weekly…

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Dearth of Oil Finds Threatens Long-Term Supplies, Price

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- The rate of oil discoveries continues to disappoint after a record low last year and firms could even cut their exploration budgets to save on costs, a risk to long-term supplies and prices, industry…

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Shell Sells Some Nigerian Onshore Oil Fields

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- Royal Dutch Shell said it had reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes ahead with divesting global assets to cut costs.…

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U.S. Budget Gap Narrows to Smallest Since 2007, CBO Says

August 27, 2014 (Source: Bloomberg) -- The U.S. budget deficit will narrow less than forecast this year even as it falls to the lowest level since 2007 as a share of the economy, according to the Congressional Budget Office. The…

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Elcora Resources Closes $700,000 Tranche 1 of Private Placement

August 27, 2014 (Source: Accesswire) -- Troy Grant, President and CEO of ELCORA RESOURCES CORP. (TSXV : ERA), (the "Company" or "Elcora"), is pleased to announce: Private Placement Tranche #1 Closes The Company has closed the first tranche of its…

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Euro Falls Widely on ECB Easing Speculation

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- The euro fell broadly on Wednesday, hitting a 19-month low against the Swiss franc, as speculation that the European Central Bank will resort to quantitative easing was fueled by yet more bad news from…

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Italy Must Cut Growth Forecast, Economy Minister Tells Corriere

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- Italy must cut its output growth forecast, its economy minister told a newspaper, adding that economic weakness was a European problem that the region's governments needed to tackle together. The government in Rome predicted…

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IMF’s Lagarde Put under Investigation in French Fraud Case

August 27, 2014 (Source: Reuters) -- IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been put under formal investigation by French magistrates for negligence in a political fraud affair dating from 2008 when she was finance minister. Lagarde, who this week was questioned…

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Biotech Firm’s GM Mosquitoes to Fight Dengue in Brazil

August 27, 2014 (Source: Yahoo News) -- It's a dry winter day in southeast Brazil, but a steamy tropical summer reigns inside the labs at Oxitec, where workers are making an unusual product: genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever.…
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