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Banking drive to kick-start M&A

You can buy a lot of mining for US$130 billion – two Glencores for example – which is one reason why such a big number is interesting. The second reason is that over the next four years it’s the spare cash that mining companies are likely to have available for a spot of merger and acquisition activity.

Viewpoint > Miners-right

Banking drive to kick-start M&A

You can buy a lot of mining for US$130 billion – two Glencores for example – which is one reason why such a big number is interesting. The second reason is that over the next four years it’s the spare cash that mining companies are likely to have available for a spot of merger and acquisition activity.

Banking drive to kick-start M&A

Those looking for bargains ahead of a period of rising prices into the crest of the boom should move now

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