Silver surfers

24 April 2008 By John Foley

The £4bn listing of Fresnillo, a Mexican miner, squeaked through at the bottom of its price range after silver prices fell sharply. The precious metal is a quirky reminder that speculative fever can cool almost as quickly as it ignites.

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