GDXJ shot across the bow

Gold: GDXJ’s dramatic restructuring is a shot across the bow

Decision to restructure the VanEck Junior Gold Miners ETF described as “the single greatest wealth destruction event in index history”.


Clean TeQ Syerston

Clean TeQ: Friedland’s Nickel-Cobalt-Scandium Gem

Clean TeQ Holdings Limited is a very unusual company. It has several strings to its bow: nickel/cobalt, scandium & water treatment. It is also based on a...


Cobalt China Green EV

Cobalt: China’s Green Vehicle Revolution

Chinese battery makers shifting towards ternary NMC battery technology for green car subsidies.


Cobalt: Glencore

Cobalt: Glencore strikes back

Cobalt is ‘enjoying its day in the sun,’ Glencore CFO says


Central Asia

Central Asia – The Tournament of Shadows

Captain Arthur Conolly, a British officer of the Sixth Bengal Native Light Cavalry left his imprint on the formidable opposition that took place in Central Asia...


tesla cobalt battery

No cobalt, No Tesla?

Tesla has stated that the cobalt it needs will be sourced exclusively in North America, but maths does not seem to add up. So, is Tesla doomed? Not...


Israeli_startup

Israel The Startup Nation

“Moses dragged us through the desert for 40 years to bring us to the one place in the Middle East where there was no oil”! Golda Meir


asset management communication

“Asset management is dead. Long live asset management!”

Asset management needs to be revamped. In particular, communication with investors needs to be given a fresh coat of paint. That is just one angle, but a damn...


Cobalt is keeping battery makers awake at night

A new era. The next decade is poised to see a major revolution in energy storage and transportation. As often the case with major technological disruptions, a...