Sector Expert: Maria Smirnova

Sprott Asset Management

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Maria Smirnova joined Sprott Asset Management in May 2005. Smirnova is a portfolio manager with more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry. She has been part of the Sprott precious metals team since 2007 and has been a portfolio manager on the Sprott Silver Equities Class since its inception in 2012. Smirnova began her career at Excel Funds Management as operations manager, and subsequently worked in Product Development at Fidelity Investments. Smirnova graduated with distinction from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and has been a CFA charterholder since 2002. She graduated as a Bregman Scholar from the University of Toronto's MBA program in 2005.



Recent Quotes

"PVG's Brucejack project is a spectacular deposit."

The Gold Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (6/4/15)
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"UGD just released a new resource estimate for part of its Neita concession, which came in at 2 Moz at 1.6 g/t."

The Mining Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (12/17/13)
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"SSO is currently operating a mine in Argentina with production north of 8 Moz per year."

The Mining Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (12/17/13)
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"Drilling the remaining strike length could more than double INM's La Cigarra resource."

The Gold Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (5/22/13)
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"Eric Sprott made MAG his top pick in the silver developer space."

The Gold Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (5/22/13)
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"We own names like MND, which tends to exceed guidance."

The Gold Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (5/22/13)
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"SVL made a prudent decision to transition Santa Elena into an underground operation."

The Gold Report Interview with Maria Smirnova (5/22/13)
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