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Piran Mining Research was specifically set up to offer a screening service to funds and corporate investors looking to build a portfolio of significant investments in the gold sector. In addition, we produce independent research on gold companies and the industry, as well as the popular series of Special Reports on exploration and development in particular regions of the world under the banner of World Gold Analyst

The company is run from London by Paul Burton, who has been in the gold industry for over 40 years, principally as a mining engineer, a mining analyst and editor of the gold investment publication, World Gold Analyst.


Dalradian starts step-out drilling

20 July: Dalradian Resources (TSX:DNA, AIM:DALR) has commenced a 30,000 m surface drilling programme at its Curraghinalt project. The programme […]

More high grade gold for WAR

July 20: Infill drilling for a new resource estimate at the Sanbrado gold project has intersected further high grade gold […]

KEFI secures funding

17 July: KEFI Minerals (AIM:KEFI) has signed a mandate letter and heads of agreement for US$135 million of project funding […]

Corvus secures new strategic investor

July 7: Coeur Mining has become a major shareholder in Corvus by way of a placement of 6.2 million shares, […]

WAR C$17.25 million financing

June 26: West African Resources (ASX, TSXV: WAF) has increased its bought deal financing to C$17.25 million. The underwriters, lead […]

Corvus acquires Mother Lode

June 6: Corvus has agreed to acquire the Mother Lode property, located 10 km from North Bullfrog, from Goldcorp. The […]

Piran Mining Research

  • Run by a mining engineer with 40 years’ experience in industry
  • Buy-and-sell-side experience; deep market knowledge
  • Regulated and authorised by the FCA for equity research

Mining investment services

  • Bespoke screening and evaluation of mining investments
  • Aimed at funds and corporate investors looking to invest in the mining sector.
  • Technical and financial analysis

Equity research

  • Commissioned research reports for micro- and small-cap mining companies
  • LSE, TSX or ASX
  • Worldwide distribution with focus on UK and Europe

World Gold Analyst

Coming soon – a new, independent gold company evaluation service