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Piran Mining Research provides tools to help institutional investors make informed decisions on mining investments, with particular emphasis on gold equities. Our services cover both independent and commissioned research reports.

Our flagship service is the new World Gold Analyst, which provides independent, online research on, and evaluations of,  selected gold companies worldwide.

In addition, we offer commissioned equity reports through a London-based research firm.

Piran Mining Research is a UK-based company and is led by Paul Burton ACSM, MSc, MBA, who has over 40 years’ experience in the mining industry, principally as an engineer and a mining analyst.


World Gold Analyst is coming in September…

We will launch the new World Gold Analyst at the Precious Metal Summit in Beaver Creek, 18-20 September. Click here […]

Victoria’s Olive drill results could boost Eagle project resources

11 September: Victoria Gold Corp (VIT:TSXV) has reported encouraging results from its 2017 drilling programme at the Olive zone, part […]

More gold for Dalradian’s Curraghinalt mine plan?

11 September: Dalradian Resources (TSX:DNA; AIM:DALR) has completed a sensitivity exercise on two of the major veins that form the […]

Corvus starts resource drilling at Mother Lode

6 September: Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR, OTCQX: CORVF) has started an initial 13,000 m, Phase I drilling programme at its […]

WAF continues to find high-grade gold at depth at Sanbrado

6 September: West African Resources (WAF: ASX, TSXV) has released further high-grade assay results from its deep drilling programme at […]

Sabina hits wide, high-grade gold mineralisation at depth at Llama

5 September: Sabina Gold & Silver (TSX:SBB) has released the results from the first hole in its 10,000 m summer […]

Dalradian acquires 2% NSR on Curraghinalt

29 August: The Irish High Court has approved Dalradian Resources’ (TSX:DNA; AIM:DALR) acquisition of Minco plc’s 2% net smelter return […]

West African Resources continues to hit high grades in infill drilling

24 August: West African Resources (WAF: ASX, TSXV) has completed the drilling programme on the M1 and M5 deposits for […]

West African Resources receives A$5.7 million from options exercise

23 August: West African Resources (WAF: ASX, TSXV) has increased its cash balance to approximately A$30 million after Macquarie Bank […]

Piran Mining Research

  • Piran Mining Research provides research reports on mining companies, with particular emphasis on gold equities
  • Founded by a mining engineer/analyst with 40 years’ experience in the mining industry
  • Buy-and-sell-side experience; deep market knowledge

World Gold Analyst

       Coming soon!

  • Independent equity research
  • Online, real-time analysis and evaluation of gold companies
  • Ideal for complementing or expanding your existing research coverage

Commissioned equity research

Bespoke mining investment service

  • Customised mining opportunity portfolios
  • Screening of potential investments
  • Evaluation and advice on mining equity investments