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Platinum

A rare and valuable metal. Platinum is used in jewelry and electronics. Platinum is traded as a commodity on various security exchanges. Platinum is volatile like other commodities, but generally maintains a relatively high price.
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Platinum Group Metals is now drilling with three machines in the Western Bushveld and will be releasing updated drilling information shortly.
The financial strength rating of A (Excellent) and the issuer credit ratings of "a" have been affirmed for the following operating reinsurance subsidiaries of Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd.
Anglo Platinum will contribute its interests in portions of the farms Koedoesfontein 94JQ, Elandsfontein 102JQ and Frischgewaagd 96JQ.
We are delighted with the quantitative success of this project and even more pleased that Platinum Claims will utilize our solution as a strategic advantage to attract and serve new clients," said Paul Farber CEO of ProcessClaims.
Since its founding in 1995, Platinum has grown rapidly to become one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.
This new agreement with Anglo Platinum - Anooraq's first project on the western limb - provides an excellent opportunity for the discovery of high-grade PGM deposits.
The financial strength ratings of A (Excellent) for the following reinsurance operating subsidiaries of Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd.
That group tested an alloy consisting of three parts platinum and one part nickel, but with all the atoms on its crystal surfaces being platinum, says Stamenkovie.
By 2009, Amplats could be producing in excess of 3 million ounces of platinum and some 1.
And to lend just a little bit more prestige to a vehicle that sells for nearly $70,000, Cadillac makes the badges for its Escalade ESV Platinum from the element.
As a result of the transaction's new structure, Platinum Energy expects to have approximately $60 million of available cash at the close, in addition to a credit facility which it expects to close shortly after the consummation of the transaction.
Perhaps most perplexing was the sudden run-up in the platinum market, apparently brought on by government announcements that there would be stricter standards for diesel vehicles, and that there would be programs to emphasize development of fuel cell-powered cars.