A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Champion Iron Mines Ltd. (TSX:CHM) and Mamba Minerals Ltd. (ASX:MAB) announced the completion of an arrangement under which Mamba and subsidiary Champion Exchange will acquire all of Champion Iron Mines’ outstanding common shares.
Mining Weekly reported on Friday that according to Wood Mackenzie, China’s efforts to make its steel industry more environmentally friendly are not likely to have a short-term impact on iron ore demand.
Carpentaria Exploration Ltd. (ASX:CAP) announced that the maiden indicated resource for its Hawsons iron project sits at 215 million tonnes at 16.2-percent mass recovery. It contains 35 million tonnes of premium-grade magnetite concentrate.
Sundance Resources Ltd. (ASX:SDL) announced that its subsidiaries, Cam Iron SA and Congo Iron SA, have signed a 10-year offtake agreement with Noble Resources International Pte Ltd., a global commodities trader.
Mineweb reported that Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, leader of the Knights Templar cartel, which has been in the news lately for illegally exporting iron ore, was killed on March 9. He had previously been reported dead in December 2010.
Mineweb reported that although activist shareholder Casablanca Capital LP has rejected a proposed settlement with Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF), discussions between the two parties will continue.
Reuters reported that Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) believes increased supply is set to keep iron ore prices low. However, the firm admitted that yesterday’s price drop — iron ore’s biggest one-day fall in four years — was a surprise.