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South32 lays out $1.5 billion for new Arizona metals venture

Australian metals and coal miner South32 is ploughing $1.5 billion into a minority stake in Canada’s Arizona Mining, which aims to realise a zinc-lead-silver venture in Arizona. 108 more words

Coal

Breaking News: When you re-brand the biggest of them all.

Mining company BHP has dropped Billiton from name in $10m ad campaign as the company announces a ‘clean brand change’, unveiling campaign to emphasise its Australian roots . 768 more words

Marketing And Advertising

Mining giants scramble to fill key leadership vacancies

BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and Anglo-American, three of the world’s biggest miners are all racing to fill the top spots on their boards, following announcements that their chairmen are stepping down. 136 more words

Rio Tinto

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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Hornby, BHP Billiton, Pan African, and Share Radio

A few items of miscellaneous news worthy of comment:

  1. Investor Alexander Anton has launched a campaign to have Chairman Roger Canham removed from the board of…
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Company News

Namaste Lululemon

“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

Investing

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

BHP Billiton