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Glencore plugs funding gap

Blurring the line between mining and commodity trading has been taken a step further with Glencore plc's...


22 JULY 2014

Barclays to sell natural resources fund

British bank Barclays plc has hired an adviser to sell its natural resources investment fund, Bloomberg...

Europe/Middle East

11 JULY 2014


Now Asia Resource Minerals plc (formerly Bumi plc) has cut ties with Indonesia's Bakrie family and promised...


01 MAY 2014

Base metals: Gauging performance

Second only to precious metals, base metals have been the worst-performing commodity sector this year....

Base metals

06 DECEMBER 2013

Mines and Money London preview: Treading a tightrope

Despite Africa's proven and potential wealth in resources, raising the finance to realise this wealth...


29 NOVEMBER 2013

Barrick Gold shares fall on US$3bn raising and project halt

Barrick Gold Corp's shares fell immediately following announcements to  launch a US$3 billion offering...

Capital markets

08 NOVEMBER 2013

JP Morgan ready to offload physical commodities arm

JP Morgan Chase & Co could quit its highly profitable physical-commodities business as regulators upped...

Base metals

02 AUGUST 2013

Randgold inks US$200m credit facility

London and Nasdaq-listed Randgold Resources Ltd signed a US$200 million unsecured revolving credit facility...


24 MAY 2013

Conflicts of Interest

It is a measure, if any were needed, of how far the London Metal Exchange has departed from its purpose...

Base metals

24 FEBRUARY 2012