First Quantum Minerals

First Quantum Minerals

company_name = First Quantum Minerals
company_type = Public (tsx|FM)
company_slogan =
foundation = 1996
location = Vancouver, BC, Canada
key_people = Philip K.R. Pascall
num_employees = 1,800 (2008)cite web |url=;FM&page=quotesearch |title=Company Profile for First Quantum Minerals Ltd (CA;FM) |accessdate=2008-10-08]
revenue =
industry = Mining
products =
homepage = []

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (tsx|FM) is a Vancouver, British Columbia based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining.

First Quantum's common shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada (symbol "FM"), the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investment Market (symbol "FQM") in the United Kingdom.

Recent acquisitions

* In 2006 First Quantum acquired London-based Adastra Minerals for $245m in cash and stock.


External links

* [ First Quantum Minerals - official site]
* [ Company Snapshot]
* [ StockHouse BullBoards Forum]
* [ SEDAR profile]

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