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South32 makes its parent blush

Children are expected to be more successful than their parents, if only because the alternative would mean perpetual decline into oblivion. Yet, when a child succeeds outrageously such as BHP (AU:BHP) spinoff South32 (AU:S32) it can become embarrassing.

Finance > Capital-markets

South32 makes its parent blush

Children are expected to be more successful than their parents, if only because the alternative would mean perpetual decline into oblivion. Yet, when a child succeeds outrageously such as BHP (AU:BHP) spinoff South32 (AU:S32) it can become embarrassing.

South32 makes its parent blush

South32 and its parent, BHP, are taking very different paths