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Alka Singh

Mine2Capital

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Alka Singh started her career as a mining research associate with Wellington West Capital Markets in Toronto. Since then she has worked for Orion Securities and Merrill Lynch in Canada. She then moved to New York City to build the mining franchise for Rodman and Renshaw, where she covered 24 precious metals, base metals and uranium names. Singh has since started her own independent research firm, Mine2Capital, to provide unbiased research for clients. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geology and a Master in Business Administration in finance and is a CFA charterholder.




Recent Interviews

Alka Singh: Is a False Perception of Risk Pummeling Your Profits? (3/1/13) Emotions, especially irrational ones, can drive markets. Investors who are spooked by risks like nationalization and political upheaval are pulling dollars out of promising mining projects in some African and South American jurisdictions. But many of these companies are only guilty by association, Alka Singh, founder of Mine2Capital in Toronto, tells The Gold Report. It's time for investors to look beyond the headlines and the fear to find bargains that aren't as risky as they seem at first glance.

Alka Singh: Distinguish the Precious Metal 'Haves' from the 'Have-Nots' and the 'Wannabes' (11/12/12) With gold and silver prices expected to be heading higher in 2013, investors will need to decide how to allocate funds to both hedge their bets and still make room for upside potential. In this interview with The Gold Report, Alka Singh of the independent research firm Mine2Capital tells investors how to distinguish the "Haves" from the "Have-Nots" and the "Wannabes" and names companies with upside potential.

Uranium Fundamentals Are at a Tipping Point: Alka Singh (9/13/12) Uranium prices may be down, but so are supplies. Demand for the heavy metal is rising fast, says Independent Researcher Alka Singh of Mine2Capital. In an exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Singh notes that with the flow of enriched uranium from Russia drying up, the pressure is on for the mining industry to produce millions more pounds of yellow cake each year.

Recent Quotes

"VTR has over 5 Moz gold at Kiaka." (3/1/13) Volta Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"TMM's San Francisco property is ramping up pretty well and will continue to ramp up." (3/1/13) Timmins Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"SUE's Justin Reid and Peter Tagliamonte are a good combination." (3/1/13) Sulliden Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"PG is a good name in the junior space." (3/1/13) Premier Gold Mines Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"G has one of the lowest cash costs in the industry and also has some great projects in the pipeline." (3/1/13) Goldcorp Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"I really like BRI, especially its transaction with Luna Gold to acquire the Cachoeira project." (3/1/13) Brazil Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"AR's management team is one of the best in the gold sector because it has delivered." (3/1/13) Argonaut Gold Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"APE has good community relations." (3/1/13) Apogee Silver Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

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"We are initiating coverage on SUE with a Buy recommendation." (12/24/12) Sulliden Gold Corp. - Alka Singh, Mine2Capital Moreá>

"BRI is a good company with a an experienced management team." (11/12/12) Brazil Resources Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"TMM has a lot of exploration upside and I like it a lot." (11/12/12) Timmins Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"BRI's highly prospective Gurupi Gold Belt provides upside." (10/4/12) Brazil Resources Inc. - Alka Singh, Mine2Capital Moreá>

"URZ is a low-cost producer that utilizes in-situ recovery methods." (9/13/12) Uranerz Energy Corp. - The Energy Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"UEC is producing from its Palangana deposit and making progress at its Goliad project." (9/13/12) Uranium Energy Corp. - The Energy Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"URE's Lost Creek project is economical, even with today's low uranium prices." (9/13/12) Ur-Energy Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

"FIS is another one to watch in Canada." (9/13/12) Fission Energy Corp. - The Energy Report Interview with Alka Singh Moreá>

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