Alexco Expands Bermingham Mineral Resource Estimates, Yukon

Alexco Expands Bermingham Mineral Resource Estimates, Yukon
VANCOUVER – Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE American: AXU) (TSX:AXR) today reports an updated and expanded mineral resource estimate for the Bermingham deposit, located within the Keno Hill Silver District in Canada’s Yukon Territory. As a result of exploration work conducted in 2017 and 2018, the Bermingham indicated mineral resources have expanded from 17.3 million ounces to 33.3 M ounces of contained silver at an average... Read More

B.C.’s Golden Triangle, a resurgence in infrastructure investment

B.C.’s Golden Triangle, a resurgence in infrastructure investment
VANCOUVER – The Golden Triangle is an area of northwestern British Columbia that has seen extensive historic mining and prospecting activity, and has recently been the site of modern discoveries, including the Premier Gold, Snip and Eskay Creek Mines. The area has seen a resurgence in infrastructure investment which supports exploration activities, including upgraded transmission lines supplying clean, affordable and... Read More

Tilray shares continue to climb higher on second day after export approval

Tilray shares continue to climb higher on second day after export approval
TORONTO — Shares in marijuana company Tilray Inc. were up nearly 20 per cent in early trading. The move in the stock follows a nearly 30 per cent jump on Tuesday after the company announced it had received approval to export a medical cannabis product to the U.S. for use in a clinical trial. The company will be exporting capsules... Read More

American Creek Samples High Grade Gold in BC’s Golden Triangle

American Creek Samples High Grade Gold in BC’s Golden Triangle
VANCOUVER – American Creek Resources Ltd. (TSXV: AMK) is pleased to report final assays from high-grade gold samples that have now been received from the late fall of 2017 sampling program that was conducted at the company’s 100% owned Dunwell Mine project located in the Golden Triangle of British Columbia. A total of 30 rock samples were collected from multiple... Read More

Cineplex signs VR deal to bring between 30 and 40 installations to Canada

Cineplex signs VR deal to bring between 30 and 40 installations to Canada
TORONTO — Cineplex Inc. is partnering with technology company VRstudios Inc. to bring between 30 and 40 virtual reality installations to Canada. The theatre giant says the partnership includes an investment by Cineplex to acquire a significant ownership interest in VRstudios, but did not disclose the financial terms of the deal. Cineplex says the partnership will open up opportunities for... Read More

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,001.71, down 47.31 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 81 cents, or 8.9 per cent, to $8.30 on 27.7 million shares. Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH). Health care. Down $3.52, or 16.9 per cent, to $17.30 on 19.2 million shares. RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Unchanged at 24 cents on 10.7 million shares. HEXO Corp.... Read More

Organigram invests in firm that can produce cannabis’ active ingredients in lab

Organigram invests in firm that can produce cannabis’ active ingredients in lab
TORONTO — The parent company of marijuana producer Organigram Inc. has closed a $10-million investment deal with Hyasynth Biologicals, boosting its access to biotechnology that can produce cannabis’ active chemical ingredients in a lab without needing a costly grow-op. Organigram says Hyasynth’s proprietary technology can produce active ingredients that occur naturally in the cannabis plant, called phytocannabinoids, using genetically engineered strains of yeast... Read More

ParcelPal to offer rapid cannabis delivery to consumers

ParcelPal to offer rapid cannabis delivery to consumers
ParcelPal Technology Inc. has announced their cannabis plan for Federal legalization in Canada on October 17th, 2018. As part of ParcelPal’s strategy moving forward, the Company plans to take advantage of the bourgeoning marijuana market imminently. The marijuana vertical proposes a large opportunity and catalyst for ParcelPal to launch into many urban areas... Read More

Know your tolerance for a market downturn and stay calm when it hits: experts

Know your tolerance for a market downturn and stay calm when it hits: experts
TORONTO — Nobody can predict with accuracy when stock markets will end their record-setting bull run, but the best way for investors to deal with the next downturn is to remain calm and stick to a well-crafted plan. The current U.S. bull market became the longest on record as of Aug. 22, 2018, prompting many market observers to wonder when the party will come to an end. “The... Read More