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ioneer now open to North American investors after listing on Nasdaq

Emerging lithium-boron supplier ioneer (ASX: INR) reports its American Depositary Receipts (ADR) have begun trading on New York’s Nasdaq exchange under ticker code 'IONR'.  As the company explains it, “North American investors can now support the clean energy supply chain as the...
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US launches US$4.3b plan to reduce reliance on Russian uranium imports

The US Government is pushing legislators to support a US$4.3 billion plan to reduce the nation’s reliance on enriched uranium imports from Russia by promoting direct purchases from domestic producers. The proposal would see the government act as a guaranteed buyer of domestic ...
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London Metal Exchange sued for US$456m by US hedge fund Elliott Management over nickel trades

One of the world’s largest hedge funds, US-based Elliott Management has sued Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX)-owned London Metal Exchange (LME) for US$456 million, after it suspended and cancelled nickel trades in March. According to the filing, the US hedge fund claims...
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Incannex Healthcare’s IHL-42X lowered apnea hypopnea index score in OSA sufferers during clinical study

Incannex Healthcare (NASDAQ: IXHL, ASX: IHL) has found its drug IHL-42X reduced the apnea hypopnea index (AHI) score at the three doses it was given to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients during a phase 2 clinical trial. Incannex developed IHL-42X with two primary pharmaceu...
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Goldman Sachs sends shockwave through battery metals markets

Prices of lithium stocks cratered midweek after US-based investment bank Goldman Sachs issued a prediction that key battery metals are heading for a sharp correction. A sector that has seemingly been on a long upward tear was stopped in its tracks by the Goldman Sachs report f...
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Japan pushes to restart nuclear power a decade on from Fukushima

After more than a decade since the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has announced the government will move to restart idled nuclear power plants throughout the country. Japan aims to minimise the demand on Russia’s oil and gas supplies following...
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UK to fight rising energy costs with 25% windfall tax

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government will introduce a 25% windfall tax on oil and gas producer profits, while alleviating the pain of soaring household energy bills with a £15 billion package. This temporary windfall tax for oil and gas producers will bring the headlin...
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Glencore forks out over US$1.1bn amid bribery and manipulation allegations

Switzerland-headquartered Glencore (LON: GLEN) has pleaded guilty to acts of bribery and commodity price manipulation spanning over a decade across the globe, forcing the company to fork out over US$1 billion in reparations. The mining and commodity trading firm hopes the US$1...
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Incannex meets with US FDA on development of IHL-42X to treat obstructive sleep apnoea

Clinical-stage cannabinoid pharmaceutical development company Incannex Healthcare (NASDAQ: IXHL) (ASX: IHL) has completed a pre-investigational new drug application (pre-IND) meeting with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to discuss the development of its drug candidate I...
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Nationalisation of Chile’s mining sector scrapped after constitutional assembly votes against proposal

Under the Chilean Government led by Gabriel Boric, plans to nationalise parts of the country’s mining sector have fallen through after the constitutional assembly voted against the movement. The major overhaul of potential mining rights in Chile, the world's top copper produci...