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BHP reject hedge fund pressure to restructure as Australia signals readiness to veto on national interest grounds

Hedge fun Elliott Management is pressuring BHP Billiton to abandon its dual listing in Australia and the UK, as well as spinning off its US petroleum business to list on the New York stock exchange, it has been reported. 130 more words

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  1. Investor Alexander Anton has launched a campaign to have Chairman Roger Canham removed from the board of…
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“The share price graph is flat. Expectations were great. This happens, where there is a run up into what seems like an amazing business (which it is), the market expects more. 2,174 more words

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Activist investor pressures BHP on UK listing

The hedge fund, Elliot, holds 4.1 per cent of shares in BHP Billiton’s UK-listed stock and is now pressuring the company to abandon its dual listing in Australia and the UK, as well as spinning off its US petroleum business to list on the New York Stock Exchange. 307 more words

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Coking coal prices have soared to an eleven week high on cyclone damage to the QLD coalfields

Original by Peter Ker in the Australian Financial Review

Coking coal prices have soared to an 11-week high after Cyclone Debbie tore through the Queensland coalfields and analysts believe prices will continue rising for several weeks. 455 more words

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Cyclone leads to mining sector declaring force majeure

Cyclone Debbie has wreaked havoc on the communities of North Queensland and mining companies are counting the costs alongside communities in the process of cleaning up. 277 more words

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BHP dangles the prospect of a $25 billion investment in Australia, but wants something in return

The world’s biggest mining company BHP Billiton has said it could invest as much as $25 billion in Australia’s economy over the next decade.

Potential expansion projects include the Caval Ridge coking coal mine in Queensland and South Australia’s Olympic Dam copper mine. 116 more words

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