January 1, 1970

Anglo to sell business units for $1.5bn

Anglo American has agreed to sell its niobium and phosphate businesses to China Molybdenum for $1.5bn in cash in its first big disposal. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Ex-Xtrata exec loses £420 000 bonus suit

Richard Elliston, the former company secretary of Xstrata, has lost his bonus fight against Glencore International. Source: News
January 1, 1970

One company. Three deals. So many questions.

Optimum Coal has been sold three times in less than 10 years. It provides the prevailing South African story of some inexplicable deals involving politically connected […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore sells first bonds since market turmoil

Glencore has sold bonds for the first time since a rout in commodity markets forced it to trim debt and sell assets. Source: News