Michael-HarveyNewmont Goldcorp has operations in Australia, Canada, Ghana, Peru, Suriname, Mexico, Argentina, Dominican Republic and the US. It is an industry leader in value creation and the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index
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Michael Harvey
Director of Corporate Affairs
Newmont Goldcorp Mexico
Newmont Goldcorp has operations in Australia, Canada, Ghana, Peru, Suriname, Mexico, Argentina, Dominican Republic and the US. It is an industry…
El Gallo mine, Sinaloa
Roundtable
Octavio Alvídrez
Octavio Alvídrez
CEO of Fresnillo

Gold, from ancient times to now, has been an indisputable store of wealth and also a way to hedge against geopolitical volatility and inflation. It is a well-regulated and established market. In the 1990s, we went through a crisis when central banks started to sell their gold holdings. This caused the price of gold to collapse, but afterward, the geopolitical situation forced central banks to understand the role of gold in maintaining wealth and therefore their holdings. Gold has a well-established role in the market while cryptocurrencies still have to be regulated and understood to compete with precious metals. It can be used to complement gold investments but cannot replace it at the moment as the role of cryptocurrencies in the market is still not fully defined.

After the price of a bitcoin surged ahead of gold for the first time ever in March 2017, talk abounds of whether these new technologies can replace…
MAIN AGREEMENTS, MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS IN 2016
Analysis
Global M&A activity in the mining sector rose by 33 percent in 2016.
Michael Harvey
Insight
Michael Harvey
Director of Corporate Affairs and Security
Goldcorp
Mining is a highly strategic industry for Mexico that is not as vulnerable as other industries to external political factors.
GOLD PRODUCTION BY STATE 2016
Analysis
With global financial markets still plagued by uncertainty in 2017, investors are increasingly bullish on gold’s long-term prospects.
analysis
Analysis
As the global mining community prepares for what many predict to be the sector’s best year since 2011, Canada is busy cementing its long-held role
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News Article
Mexico Mining Forum 2017: Modern Mining Tunes Into Social Responsibility panel highlights
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