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Potash gets tougher for BHP and Anglo American

Potash gets tougher for BHP and Anglo American

Current market environment raises questions about companies' foray into the fertiliser business.

AgMinerals

08 APRIL 2020
Anglo's 'secret plan' to de-risk $3B Sirius mine

Anglo's 'secret plan' to de-risk $3B Sirius mine

Major's plan to be put to Sirius shareholder test within weeks

Leadership

17 FEBRUARY 2020
UK regulation not fit for purpose

UK regulation not fit for purpose

The Sirius debacle shows those that need most protection remain vulnerable

View from the West End

29 JANUARY 2020
A very Sirius challenge for Anglo American

A very Sirius challenge for Anglo American

Mining major's UK adventure only just starting

AgMinerals

21 JANUARY 2020
Sirius board agrees Anglo rescue deal

Sirius board agrees Anglo rescue deal

Deal expected to complete by end of March.

M&A

20 JANUARY 2020
The return bout of Anglo American vs Gina Rinehart

The return bout of Anglo American vs Gina Rinehart

Major needs to make a better fist of existing partnership this time around

Miner's right

13 JANUARY 2020
Anglo/Sirius deal no threat to major's rating, says Moody's

Anglo/Sirius deal no threat to major's rating, says Moody's

Rating will be unharmed but could mean negative FCF generation for a number of years, says Moody's

M&A

10 JANUARY 2020
Cutifani prepares to get ugly

Cutifani prepares to get ugly

The potential Sirius deal shows Anglo's Mark Cutifani is prepared to leave his comfort zone.

MJ comment

09 JANUARY 2020
Anglo eyes return to UK fertiliser sector with Sirius deal

Anglo eyes return to UK fertiliser sector with Sirius deal

Sirius looks to have found its much sought after 'white knight'

AgMinerals

08 JANUARY 2020
Thomas Cook, Sirius: too big not to fail

Thomas Cook, Sirius: too big not to fail

The idea scale can hide fundamental business flaws is absurd, but persists

View from the West End

25 SEPTEMBER 2019
British fertiliser play encounters more headwinds

British fertiliser play encounters more headwinds

Potash mine closures in Canada present another challenge for the Woodsmith polyhalite development

Miner's right

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
Jansen poised for green light

Jansen poised for green light

JP Morgan reckons BHP is set to sign off on major potash development

Miner's right

13 MAY 2019