Currently viewing Global edition

BHP's stakeholder headaches

BHP's stakeholder headaches

Being an ESG investor or mining executive isn't as simple as some black-and-white arguments suggest

MJ comment

11 OCTOBER 2019
Zombie company's shares showing signs of life

Zombie company's shares showing signs of life

Avocet Mining's assets now just a share of a development project alongside liabilities of $30m

Capital markets

27 MARCH 2019
BHP gets US$10.8B for onshore oil and gas

BHP gets US$10.8B for onshore oil and gas

US$2.8B write-down expected from sale , which comes a year after announcement

M&A

27 JULY 2018
"We will be talking to a wide range of shareholders, including ... Elliott"

"We will be talking to a wide range of shareholders, including ... Elliott"

BHP to hold discussions, continue to assess single listing

Capital markets

22 FEBRUARY 2018
The prodigal's return

The prodigal's return

BHP opts for emotional pull over its value proposition in corporate defence

From the Capital

27 JULY 2017
Art imitates life at BHP

Art imitates life at BHP

Major is split between two separate paths and it's no laughing matter

Miner's right

24 JULY 2017
Big brother

Big brother

BHP's 'Think Big' campaign smells strongly of a defensive strategy

BHP has plenty to lose in split

BHP has plenty to lose in split

Bragging rights are at stake in the debate over the major's oil division

Companies

10 MAY 2017
"I'm not surprised they are here, they have been conspicuous in their absence"

"I'm not surprised they are here, they have been conspicuous in their absence"

Elliott envoys push for change with Australian BHP shareholders

Companies

02 MAY 2017
Brits bowl bouncers at BHP

Brits bowl bouncers at BHP

Aus vs England battle with BHP at its centre is much like an Ashes contest

Miner's right

01 MAY 2017
Barbarians at the gate

Barbarians at the gate

The attack on BHP is warranted, if almost completely baseless and self-serving

Bombs away

Bombs away

The next shots in the war of words targeting BHP Billiton

Miner's right

25 APRIL 2017