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Molten gold. Montreal-based gold miner Semafo Inc. has declared its first dividend on rising output in its West Africa operations.Petr Josek/Reuters

Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making news and on the move today.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. (BXE-T) announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Total revenue decreased by 42 per cent to $88.9-million for the three months ended June 30, 2015, compared to $152.3-million realized in the second quarter of 2014. Despite the decrease from last year, it beat analyst expectations for revenues of $80.28-million. The company had a net loss of $24.4-million, compared to a profit of $38.5-million last year, or a net loss of $0.13 per share compared to a profit of $0.22. In light of the current weak commodity prices, the company is honing its 2015 net capital budget, from up to $200-million, to a maximum of $160-million.

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Tahoe Resources Inc. (THO-T) announced that Kevin McArthur, executive chair, has assumed the chief executive officer duties of the company following the resignation of Alex Black as Tahoe's CEO and director. Mr. Black, who assumed the CEO role following the acquisition of Rio Alto Mining Limited in February, resigned for personal reasons.

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Fiera Capital Corp. (FSZ-T) announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Assets under management increased by by 10 per cent to $90.3-billion, compared to $82.1-billion last year. Revenues for the quarter increased by $10.4-million, or 19 per cent, to $66-million compared to $55.7-million for the same period last year. This increase is primarily due to market appreciation, a favourable U.S. exchange rate variation, as well as organic growth. Base management fees increased by $6.4-million, or 13 per cent, to $56-million for the second quarter, versus $49.7-million for the second quarter of 2014, and remained stable compared to $56.2-million from the previous quarter.

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Boralex Inc. (BLX-T) reported a second-quarter net loss of 10 cents per share, wider than the Street estimate of a 6 cents loss. Revenues were $58.2-million, slightly missing the average Street forecast of $59.7-million.

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SEMAFO Inc. (SMF-T) reported its financial and operational results for the three-month period ended June 30, 2015. The company had gold sales of $81.1-million, an 8 per cent decrease compared to the same period in 2014. It had a net income of $22.1-million compared to $14.9-million for the same period in 2014. In light of favourable fuel prices and exchange rates, SEMAFO is lowering its 2015 total cash cost guidance from between $575 and $605 per ounce to between $515 and $540 per ounce, representing an 11 per cent decrease at midpoint.

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Silver Standard Resources Inc. (SSO-T) has announced the closing of a new $75-million senior secured revolving credit facility. Amounts borrowed will incur variable interest at London Interbank Offered Rate plus an applicable margin ranging from 2.75 to 3.75 per cent determined based on the company's net leverage ratio. The term of the credit facility is three years. All debts, liabilities and obligations under the credit facility are guaranteed by the company's material subsidiaries and secured by assets of the company.