Hepburn study translated into German; Placer Dome wants to reduce hedging


8:46p ET Monday, December 2, 2002

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA consultant Bob Landis is cited approvinging
at MineWeb tonight in an exchange about Barrick
Gold and its hedging practices. We already have
sent you a link to Bob's latest analysis of Barrick,
but you can find the MineWeb treatment of it


Or just go to MineWeb's home page here, where
the story is headlined, "Barrick hedge underlines
gold as money":


CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer