July 2011

United Silver Corp. Announces $2,000,000 Secured Bridge Loan and $4,000,000 Private Placement Offering of Units

United Silver Corp. Announces $2,000,000 Secured Bridge Loan and $4,000,000 Private Placement Offering of Units

July 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – July 15, 2011) PRESS RELEASE–ProspectingJournal.com–United Silver Corp. (the “Company” or “USC”) (TSX:USC)(OTCQX:USCZF)(FRANKFURT:UM8) is pleased to announce that it has signed a term sheet with Forbes & Manhattan Inc. (“F&M”) with respect to entering into a $2,000,000 secured term loan facility. The term loan facility shall be secured by all of the [...]

“Do You Think Gold is Money?”: Metals Surge As Ron Paul Smacks Bernanke

“Do You Think Gold is Money?”: Metals Surge As Ron Paul Smacks Bernanke

July 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

COMMENTARY–ProspectingJournal.com–A short while ago, we issued an article on the gold boom in Nicaragua and the bright future this precious metal faces as a result of the global economic turmoil. Highlighted in the article were companies we thought worth following, given their placement on Nicaragua’s soon-to-explode Gold Belt, such as Golden Reign Resources (TSXV: GRR), [...]

Silver Valley’s Grande Re-Opening: Sunshine Silver Mines Goes Public

Silver Valley’s Grande Re-Opening: Sunshine Silver Mines Goes Public

July 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

ANALYSIS—ProspectingJournal.com—These days, it doesn’t take much effort to convince the average investor to at least think about silver. The precious metal’s expanding use as a paste in solar cells has pushed its importance into the sustainable energy spotlight. Being one of the most conductive metals, its use in electronics is ever-growing. Silver nanoparticles are an [...]

Mining for Food: A Canadian Entry Into Brazil’s Exploding Agro Scene

Mining for Food: A Canadian Entry Into Brazil’s Exploding Agro Scene

July 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

ANALYSIS – ProspectingJournal – Sensing an impending crisis back in 2008 when higher internationally imported fertilizer prices hit the scene, the Brazilian government sprung into action to aid its burgeoning agriculture industry. Along with the pledged investment of US$5 billion from 2011 through 2014 on Brazil’s fertilizer segment, the government enlisted the help of the [...]

Conspiracy Meets Fact: The Rising Acceptance of “Underground” Theories

Conspiracy Meets Fact: The Rising Acceptance of “Underground” Theories

July 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

COMMENTARY—ProspectingJournal—It didn’t take long, upon my entry into the world of stock markets, mining and economic theories, to get wrapped up in the what ifs and whys. Industry leaders, influential commentators and established websites, while perhaps conservative in their thinking years ago, now have one thing in common: a rising tolerance, and even acceptance, of what used to [...]

Video Update on Former PJ Feature – Eagle Star Minerals

Video Update on Former PJ Feature – Eagle Star Minerals

July 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

PROSPECTINGTV – ProspectingJournal.com – Previously featured on the Prospecting Journal, Eagle Star Minerals has expanded its company operations beyond its Angico Iron Ore in Northeastern Brazil, by acquiring 100% interest in 41 phosphate-bearing mineral claims within 200km of the Angico project. Eagle Star President and CEO, Eran Friedlander issued a Letter to Shareholders, earlier this [...]

Mortgage Mayhem: Just Around the Corner?

Mortgage Mayhem: Just Around the Corner?

July 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

COMMENTARY—ProspectingJournal—If China’s recent interest rate hikes, Greece’s debt fiasco, America’s upcoming double dip, and Portugal’s acclaimed “junk” rating should teach the average Canadian one thing, it’s that perhaps now is not a good time to take out a large mortgage for that waterfront condo. There’s enough financial armageddon stories out there to attract even those [...]

What’s in a Name?: The Silver-Plating of Mining Company Monikers

What’s in a Name?: The Silver-Plating of Mining Company Monikers

July 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

COMMENTARY – ProspectingJournal.com – What’s in a name? For some executives, the name and logo is merely a placeholder for their companies’ project portfolio, and an identifier on their business card. But for others, the name means everything, and in order to draw the right audience to their brand, they’re willing to go through the [...]

Economic Nationalism Listed on TSX: Buyers Beware

Economic Nationalism Listed on TSX: Buyers Beware

July 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

COMMENTARY—ProspectingJournal—Despite the legions of globalization fanatics, economic nationalism is gaining support as a last-ditch effort to fend off corporate domination. The justification for this emerging protectionism is understandable: the wholesale of countries is now under way in the EU; the once laughable idea that “banksters” are pushing us towards a world bank (and currency) is now [...]

The Return to 1970’s Stagflation . . . a word very few understand

The Return to 1970’s Stagflation . . . a word very few understand

July 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

GUEST COMMENTARY–LarryMylesReports.com–What happens when tough love does not take the first time around? Apparently, for America’s leadership, it means another humbling trek to the woodshed. As tempting as it may be to gain example and similarity between the Carter and Obama administrations, let us avoid the insipid and silly and opt for the high road. [...]

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