- Law Society looks at local firm for U.S. manipulations
The Law Society of British Columbia is investigating a Vancouver lawyer and his practice, identity not yet disclosed, over connections to U.S. market manipulations.
- Shell Summary for May 14, 2021
Ponderous Panda Capital's QT target, Wildpack Beverage, has raised $8.58-million at 90 cents. The shell has submitted a filing statement and expects to close the QT any day now.
- Energy Summary for May 14, 2021
Oil prices end the week higher for the third week in a row. Cardinal Energy decides it can afford to drill in 2021 after all, and doubles its budget. Headwater Exploration hikes its budget too, and Canacol Energy tries to stay busy in Colombia.
- Cannabis Summary for May 14, 2021
Aurora Cannabis slumps on another batch of disappointing financials. Hexo expands its beverage ambitions -- it is not the only one -- and receives shareholder approval for its takeover of Zenabis. Vireo Health has a mixed first quarter.
- Gold Summary for May 14, 2021
Victoria Gold pleased shareholders with its first quarter profit. Gold Mountain Mining has updated its resource estimate for Elk, in B.C. Harte Gold had a decent first quarter, but the company has cut its 2021 guidance for its Sugar Zone mine in Ontario.
- Diamond & Specialty Minerals Summary for May 14, 2021
Arctic Star Exploration has its fourth new Diagras kimberlite. Now it needs diamonds. First Vanadium has raised cash to explore its Carlin vanadium and gold project in Nevada. Acme Lithium has acquired an option on lithium claims in southern Nevada.
- Shell Summary for May 13, 2021
Tri Capital arranges a mining QT and plans to raise $500,000 at 10 cents. AAJ Capital 2 raises $3-million at 50 cents and provides updates on its home fitness equipment QT. Kepler Acquisition, which closed an e-sports QT last year, was a success for its IPO investors.
- Cannabis Summary for May 13, 2021
U.S. congressmen introduce a cannabis legalization bill (but it is not Senator Chuck Schumer's). Trulieve Cannabis and Green Thumb tout better-than-expected quarterly financials. Green Organic Dutchman moves toward a sale of Valleyfield.
- Energy Summary for May 13, 2021
Japan Petroleum becomes the latest multinational to shed Canadian assets. Birchcliff Energy boosts its production guidance (but also its debt). Peyto Exploration toasts another profitable quarter, and Cenovus has its first post-Husky shareholder meeting.
- Diamond & Specialty Minerals Summary for May 13, 2021
Tres-Or Resources plans more drilling at Guigues, along with more microdiamond recoveries. Vanadium One Iron has a deal with Glencore to support its hunt for development cash. Sama Resources has new assays from drilling at its Samapleu nickel-cobalt project in Ivory Coast.
- Gold Summary for May 13, 2021
Pan American Silver tarnished today on word of a disappointing first quarter at La Colorada. MacDonald Mines Exploration has new assays from SPJ in Ontario, a new high-grade discovery at Glade, and some long, low-grade hits at Jovan.
- Datametrex sues over "double-deleted" accounting data
Datametrex AI Ltd. has filed a lawsuit against a former accountant, claiming that she abruptly resigned and deleted important files. The company, which specializes in cybersecurity, says that it has been unable to retrieve its data.
- Victoria Gold sued over shortfalls at Eagle mine
Victoria Corp. is being sued by one of the purchasers in a $57.5-million secondary offering that closed weeks before the company scaled back its production guidance at the Eagle mine. The suit complains of undisclosed problems at the mine.
- Shell Summary for May 12, 2021
Rider 2 Investment Capital arranges a Manitoba nickel QT with D Block Discoveries. A shell called Torrent Capital plans to list with a $300,000 to $800,000 IPO at 10 cents.
- Cannabis Summary for May 12, 2021
Columbia Care launches its first national brand, Cannabist. Medmen Enterprises and Aleafia Health fail to impress investors with their quarterly financials. High Tide plans a 1-for-15 rollback in pursuit of a Nasdaq listing.
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