Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, Vivien first became involved with the stock market in 2006, when she started working for RBC Dominion Securities, the Royal Bank of Canada’s full-service brokerage firm. It was at RBC DS that Vivien gained an understanding of commodity investing and became intrigued with how the markets move in direct correlation with the economy.
In 2007, Vivien graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature. She later enrolled in the Writing and Communications program at Simon Fraser University. Vivien volunteered with the Investing News Network in the spring of 2010, and interned for Momentum Magazine in Vancouver. In the fall of 2010, Vivien began working for the Investing News Network in an official capacity as an assistant editor, where she is constantly learning more about the commodity markets. In the summer of 2011, Vivien was awarded a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University.
Mosquito Consolidated Gold Mines Limited (CVE:MSQ; US OTC:QCMF; OTCQX:OTCM) is a Canadian natural resource exploration and development company with several precious and base metals projects in North America and Australia. Mosquito’s primary focus is developing its Idaho-based CuMo project, the world’s largest known molybdenum deposit.
Columbia Yukon Explorations (CVE:CYU) is a mineral exploration company that currently has five projects underway in British Columbia and Newfoundland and Labrador. The company deems its most important undertaking to be their Storie project in northern BC, where drilling has recently started. This project is comprised of a molybdenum deposit in which it has sole interest. An important joint venture partner on other projects is CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.