Founder and CIO Willem Middelkoop has been an investor in (junior) mining companies for over 10 years. He is one of the pioneers in "Discovery Investing", whereby in a very early stage investments in an exploration company are being made, after the start of a significant discovery.
He is responsible for the impressive track-record of his fund, with dozens of take overs in it's "discovery portfolio". Willem has published seven books in eight different languages on financial and economic topics. He is also a member of the, London based, OMFIF advisory board.
It was gold price, lithium demand and China’s appetite for copper that dominated much of the discussion at Mines and Money Online Connect @ IMARC this week. With panellists suggesting that with the gold price soaring to record highs, a gold correction was inevitable.