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Private equity raids OZ: who's next?

KKR, the US private equity group, has underscored growing private equity interest in mining companies by acquiring a 10% stake in OZ Minerals, owner of the Carrapateena project, one of Australia’s largest undeveloped copper deposits.

Private equity raids OZ: who's next? Private equity raids OZ: who's next? Private equity raids OZ: who's next? Private equity raids OZ: who's next? Private equity raids OZ: who's next?

The move came less than two weeks after Owen Hegarty's private equity vehicle EMR Capital struck a deal to buy Aditya Birla’s mothballed Mt Gordon copper mine near Mount Isa in Queensland for up to