• Reuters2 years ago

    Rio Alto to buy Sulliden to create Peru-focused gold miner

    Rio Alto Mining Ltd said it would buy Sulliden Gold Corp Ltd in a deal valued at about C$300 million , creating a gold miner focused on Peru, the fifth biggest gold producer in the world. Rio Alto will ...

  • Reuters2 years ago

    Goldcorp eyes other buys after failed Osisko bid -CEO

    * Goldcorp walked away from hostile Osisko bid last week * Hopeful of Los Filos settlement by end of second quarter (Adds CEO comments, financial details, company background) VANCOUVER, May 1 (Reuters) - Goldcorp Inc Chief Executive Chuck Jeannes said on Thursday he was disappointed the company failed in its takeover bid for Osisko Mining Corp but not overpaying for the smaller Canadian miner was the right thing to do. Jeannes said Goldcorp, which let its C$3.6 billion ($3.28 billion) offer for Osisko lapse last week in the face of a higher, rival bid, does not feel pressured to make another acquisition.