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May 27, 2021

On this week’s show, Ryan speaks with Theo Yameogo about EY’s recent launch of the Americas Metals and Mining Centre of Excellence. Stephanie Alvarez is talking about…trade show? And The DIG finishes off with 6 N 60.

May 19, 2021

On this week’s show, Ryan speaks with Don Duval, CEO of NORCAT, on their unique and innovative business model and how they are helping mining suppliers get in front of mining companies. And like clockwork, The DIG finishes off with 6 N 60.

May 4, 2021

On this week’s show, Brendan Marshall, Vice president with the Mining Association of Canada is back to give us his take on the federal budget announced on April 19th . Key themes included Critical and battery electric minerals as part of a net zero economy but did the budget really go far enough to help our industry advance its role in the green energy economy? Stephanie Alvarez has an update regarding this weeks’ CIM 2021 Virtual Convention. And as always, The DIG finishes off with 6 N 60.

April 28, 2021

The federal budget was recently released and it had a lot in it….724 pages to be exact and critical minerals were recognized as a key component in moving towards a net zero economy. But did the budget go far enough to support our industry to succeed moving forward? Host of The DIG and MSTA CANADA Managing Director Ryan McEachern speaks to Ian London, Executive Director from the Canadian Critical Minerals and Metals Alliance and gets his analysis on this question, and more. Also, Stephanie Alvarez has a special announcement regarding the 2021 Compendium and Ryan wraps things up with 6N60, where we break down the 6-top mining stories in 60-seconds.

April 22, 2021

The federal government released its budget on Monday April 19th, and with over 700 pages there is a lot to digest. The big question is, does this budget support the needs of the mining and mining suppliers sectors? Also Prime Minister Trudeau announced at the international climate summit that Canada is committed to reducing emissions 40 to 45 percent below 2005 levels by 2030. An audacious announcement for an ambitious budget and who better to discuss these topics than Peter Hall, Vice President and Chief Economist from Export Development Canad. So…let’s get to it.

April 15, 2021

Ryan McEachern hosts a 3-part Special Budget Preview Edition of MSTA CANADA The DIG. In this 3-part series, Ryan and his guests discuss the upcoming federal budget, and the impact it may have on the exploration and mining sector. In Part-3, Jeff Killeen, Director, Policy & Programs from the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada talks to Ryan about about how commodity prices have increased and financings have surged recently but are they aligned with the critical minerals and electric battery themes? Also, what can we expect from the federal budget in regards to supporting the discovery and development of critical minerals? All episodes of this 3-part series are available on our YouTube Channel.

April 14, 2021

Ryan McEachern hosts a 3-part Special Budget Preview Edition of MSTA CANADA The DIG. In this 3-part series, Ryan and his guests discuss the upcoming federal budget, and the impact it may have on the exploration and mining sector. In part-2, Ryan speaks with Brendan Marshall, Vice President of Mining Association of Canada about the importance of government investment in infrastructure to drive the supply of critical minerals.

April 13, 2021

Ryan McEachern hosts a 3-part Special Budget Preview Edition of MSTA CANADA The DIG. In this 3-part series, Ryan and his guests discuss the upcoming federal budget, and the impact it may have on the exploration and mining sector. In Part-1 Ryan talks to Ian London, Executive Director from the Canadian Critical Minerals and Metals Alliance about the importance of Canada having a broader industrial strategy that encourages investment and development through the whole value chain of critical minerals.

April 1, 2021

On episode 36 of The DIG, host Ryan McEachern speaks with James Reble, Business Development Manager at Elevate Finance. What if you had that perfect opportunity to really be a game changer for your sales…you have the perfect customer and they want and need your product but they just can’t find the money to pay for it. You could set up a payment plan but that assumes great working capital and cash flow. But what if you could provide them buyer side financing that would get you paid now and leave the payment plan to somebody else. Well that is exactly what James Reble of Elevate Finance does for companies in that situation. Watch to learn more now.

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