Previously, Depatie was a director of Glamis Gold Ltd
, Senior Advisor and founder of Paramount Gold and Silver Corp (PZG) and director of Novicourt Mines (now Xstrata).
30 2006 Value Size # Deals % $ Millions % Undisclosed 261 18 N/A 1m-100m 994 70 18,351 10 101m-250m 81 6 12,843 7 251m-500m 36 3 13,905 7 501m-1b 26 2 18,409 10 >1b 32 2 123,921 66 2005 Value Size # Deals % $ Millions % Undisclosed 158 15 N/A 1m-100m 781 72 14,967 13 101m-250m 67 6 10,210 9 251m-500m 32 3 11,366 10 501m-1b 18 2 12,708 11 >1b 26 2 64,731 57 Largest Transactions Announced During Q3 2006 VALUE (* ESTIMATE) NAME ROLE ANNOUNCED $ 19,873,000,000 Inco Limited Target 14-Aug-06 Companhia Vale do Rio Doce Acquiror US$ 8,743,000,000 Glamis Gold Ltd
. Target 31-Aug-06 Goldcorp Inc.
Glamis Gold Ltd
. is incorporated in Canada, benefiting from Canadian tax laws and the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
The Marlin mine is 12 kilometres from Sipacapa and is operated by Montana Exploradora de Guatemala, a subsidiary of Glamis Gold Ltd
. It secured a US$45 million IFC loan last year.
company Glamis Gold Ltd
., whose operations in neighboring Honduras have drawn sharp criticism from church leaders there.
Glamis Gold Ltd
. on March 24 reported initial drilling results at the La Hamaca prospect, located three kilometers north of its Marlin project in Guatemala.
In July of this year Glamis Gold Ltd
., a Canadian mining company that was denied authorization by the California state government to begin operating an open pit gold mine because of noncompliance with environmental standards, filed notice of its intent to sue for compensation for its investment.
An incensed Senator Barbara Boxer (D, CA) triggered an investigation by DOI's Inspector General when she wrote, "Secretary Norton worked previously for the Mountain States Legal Foundation, which advocates for mining concerns; Deputy Secretary Steven Griles worked previously for the National Mining Association; Counsel to the Secretary Ann Klee worked for the American Mining Congress and is married to a partner in the law firm (Crowell and Moring) that represents Glamis Gold Ltd
.; Assistant Secretary of Land and Minerals Management Rebecca Watson worked for the law firm that represents Glamis Gold Ltd
He referred to Entre Mares as "an enterprise that generates bread today and hunger to-morrow." Entre Mares is a subsidiary of Vancouver based Glamis Gold Ltd
and extracts gold from 14,000 hectares (34,850 acres) in the Sirra valley, about 50 miles north of Tegucipalaga.
KEVIN MCARTHUR, CEO of GLAMIS GOLD LTD
, describes the company's business and its background; prospects for the industry, with positive and negative trends; competitive threats; strategic opportunities for the firm including its marketing plans and acquisition potential; management strength and organization; and the financial prospects of the firm looking forward.