Despite a global recession, the natural resources sector continues to prosper. Buoyant fuel and metal prices are more than double the levels seen five years ago. This is driven by demand for raw materials from Asia and increased demand for energy and resources from a global population that now exceeds 7 billion.
With investors having greater choice of natural resources stocks to pick from, it appears the need to stand out and make a compelling case for investment is more essential than ever.
This publication is the first in a series focusing on the natural resources independents sector.