Louis James

State of Emergency Declared in Peru

Anti-mining protests in Peru have worsened. Here’s what you need to know and what to do.

Base Metals Roll Over

The recent rally in base metals prices is fizzling. Here’s what you should do.

Would a South Africa Gold Miners’ Strike Boost Gold Prices?

Fear of a major strike hitting South Africa’s gold mines has some looking for higher prices. Don’t be fooled.

A Big Deal in a Little Market

Sprott’s hostile bid for the Central gold and silver trusts explained—and what to expect going forward.

Game-Changer for Gold?

Bitgold’s new gold storage and transfer service could be a game-changer in the gold sector. Too early to say,...

Sell in May?

Why we generally ignore the advice to sell stocks in May

Good News and Bad News from Peru

Here’s what you need to know about recent government proposals on mining taxes in Peru