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Sibanye shifts emphasis and exposure

Sibanye Gold’s proposed US$2.2 billion acquisition of US-based Stillwater Mining is either a opportune currency move, or a good way of getting exposure to palladium, but as a step into the better-known platinum market, it might not be so well timed.

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Fundamentals: The market for palladium is expected to end 2016 in significant deficit

The currency aspect is the most obvious attraction for South Africa’s Sibanye, which will be adding North American assets to its portfolio at a time when the US dollar is rising and the outlook for