Russia: Polymetal buys Prognoz

Polymetal International plc has confirmed the acquisition of a 50% stake in the silver deposits of Prognoz for $140 million, to be paid in Polymetal shares. As the result of the deal Polymetal stake in Prognoz reached 100%. The total cost of the purchase reached $215 million, including $3 million paid for the initial 5%,…

Russia: Polymetal CEO prefers silver

Polymetal CEO Vitaly Nesis thinks that silver has more prospects than gold. According to him, demand for silver is much higher, while the output decreases. In time price of silver will grow. At the same time, it is difficult to forecast gold price. That’s why Polymetal CEO believes that silver is better than gold. “Silver…