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Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank

Standard Bank remains cautiously optimistic about Africa’s mining sector, with miners expected to continue to carefully pursue opportunities despite increased regulatory and commodity price pressures.

Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank Miners to pursue more M&A in Africa: Standard Bank

The Barrick-Randgold merger has encouraged other miners to look more seriously at M&A

Head of mining and metals Mark Buncombe said the optimism was due to a combination of more favourable legislation in a number of African jurisdictions, sustained Chinese interest in the continent, the