TBT: Inauguration of the Casposo gold mine ⛰⛏ in San Juan, Argentina in 2011

It was a brilliant sunny day. Dad and I drove from Mendoza to San Juan super early. Troy (ASX listed) had organised buses to take us up to the project so we parked at the designated meeting point and got on one of the buses. After a short ride we arrived at the mine's camp … Continue reading TBT: Inauguration of the Casposo gold mine ⛰⛏ in San Juan, Argentina in 2011

5 things you absolutely need to know before investing in gold companies

Investing in natural resources can be rewarding but it does have its challenges. There are lots of technical terms to understand, resources are sometimes located in risky & distant jurisdictions and from 100 exploration projects, less than 1 will become a mine. Yes, tough odds, but if you happen to buy into a company when … Continue reading 5 things you absolutely need to know before investing in gold companies

Should you have natural resources in your stock portfolio? Like, really??

Well, if you've read any of my previous posts or follow me in any of my socials, you may already have assumed what I am about to say. But bear with me... I have my reasons! Yes, I do believe you need natural resources. Shocker! Where do I start? There are certainly many reasons but I … Continue reading Should you have natural resources in your stock portfolio? Like, really??

5 things you need to know before investing in lithium stocks

So the world is going crazy about lithium and it all sort of started back in 2015, when the price tripled (I wrote about it before). Unless you live under a rock you are very aware of this. Most projections strongly suggest that this trend will continue because the fundamentals behind these estimations are very … Continue reading 5 things you need to know before investing in lithium stocks

Yes, I am bullish on Argentina… and not afraid to say it!

I went to an event a couple of weeks ago - yeah, another one, I go to many!- and had a strange experience. I was talking to an acquaintance who was asking lots of questions about Argentina. I am always happy to respond, and I share as much as I can. But the way this … Continue reading Yes, I am bullish on Argentina… and not afraid to say it!

In lithium, we trust*

I am a big supporter of lithium. There are many reasons. I'd say it starts with the fact that there is such a huge potential for demand growth, as our requirements for batteries are expanding and we are most likely years away from a technology that can replace it (such as graphene supercapacitors). When you … Continue reading In lithium, we trust*

My personal PDAC 2017’s Report – and it is a good one

As I sat in my seat onboard my Delta fight bound to LAX and then YYZ -yes I am a fan of airport codes- I suddenly realised that it was my 10th time attending PDAC in Toronto. Wow! The fist time I went there was in 2005; it feels like a lifetime ago. I used to go every … Continue reading My personal PDAC 2017’s Report – and it is a good one

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)