Argentinean conundrum. Part 2: Yes, it is time to go back!

A little over a year ago, I wrote about why I thought it was time for investors to return to Argentina; I shared what was happening after Mauricio Macri took office and what was to be expected, in my opinion. Shortly after, I was also one of the experts interviewed by The Northern Miner, a … Continue reading Argentinean conundrum. Part 2: Yes, it is time to go back!

Latin American focused events, during PDAC 2016 (cheeky agenda)

Here's my compilation of the events that are taking place, with Latin America as topic, from Saturday to Thursday. Monday should be a busy day... Enjoy! Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday March 5, 2016 March 6, 2016  March 7, 2016  March 8, 2016  March 9, 2016  March 10, 2016 MORNING/ALL DAY       … Continue reading Latin American focused events, during PDAC 2016 (cheeky agenda)

What to expect from PDAC 2016 (other than being cold)

I can't make it to Toronto’s this year –shocking, I know, don’t even remind me– but I thought I could join in the fun by doing one of the things I like best, writing. PDAC is by far the most exciting, lively and useful mining conference I've been, and I have been to quite a … Continue reading What to expect from PDAC 2016 (other than being cold)

The Argentinean conundrum: Is it time to go back?

It’s been only 70 days since Mauricio Macri took office, Argentina’s 53rd president, and already the mining industry can celebrate pro-business policies being put forward boldly and without hesitation, as promised during his campaign. The currency controls were lifted swiftly –as I always said they would, but frankly I never thought it would take so … Continue reading The Argentinean conundrum: Is it time to go back?

Attending mega mining events. How to participate successfully and not die trying

Originally published in May 2010 on Argentina Mining's monthly newsletter. By Paola Rojas* Participating in events is a costly endeavour and as a result it requires careful planning to maximize your ROI. Some experiences in PDAC and Expomin that help to reach this goal. PDAC: “Where the mineral industry meets”. When they say that PDAC … Continue reading Attending mega mining events. How to participate successfully and not die trying

Investing in mining stocks: To venture is key

Originally published in February 2010 on Argentina Mining’s monthly newsletter. By Paola Rojas Investing in mining stocks does not have to be off-limits for companies and individuals from the sector in South America. Read about the key aspects to venture with success on this side of the mining business. The author of the best-selling “Rich … Continue reading Investing in mining stocks: To venture is key