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M&A one likely answer to growth concerns

What does 2019 hold for the metals and mining sector? To answer this question, we must first look at the economic environment inherited from 2018 and the global macro outlook for 2019.

M&A one likely answer to growth concerns M&A one likely answer to growth concerns M&A one likely answer to growth concerns M&A one likely answer to growth concerns M&A one likely answer to growth concerns

Mining is likely to experience headwinds this year, offering buying opportunities ahead of an inevitable upswing

Last year saw rising US interest rates (both bond yields and the US Fed funds) and a strong US dollar, coupled with escalating trade tensions and concerns over global and Chinese growth.