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Equity firm EMR sticking with copper

Owen Hegarty and his private equity firm EMR Capital are open to investing in lithium opportunities but they prefer their leverage to the EV thematic to come via copper.

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EMR Capital chairman Owen Hegarty

"Never say never," EMR's executive chairman Hegarty told the Africa Downunder conference, but "we think copper is the right way" to "play the whole complex".

He also noted the PE firm wa...