metals and mining

Australian equity sales slow down

Australia's primary equity market is slowing down. ECM volume has slumped 42% and IPO numbers have dropped to their lowest levels since 2014.
May 17, 2019

China strikes gold in rare M&A deal

Shandong Gold’s acquisition of a 50% stake in Barrick marks one of the largest gold purchases by a Chinese buyer – an interesting change from copper and coal deals.
April 06, 2017

Australian miners on rusty red alert

With iron ore trading below $70 a tonne, some of Australia’s mining companies are losing money. With the price set to fall further the question is, what to do?
February 15, 2015