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Clara Ferreira-Marques

Clara Ferreira-Marques

    Glencore tells Xstrata investors its bid is final
    Glencore tells Xstrata investors its bid is final
    Glencore, which already owns just over a third of Xstrata, confirmed its bid was now at 3.05 new shares for every Xstrata share held. This is up from...
    Glencore raises offer for Xstrata to salvage deal
    Glencore raises offer for Xstrata to salvage deal
    The merger appeared to be heading for the rocks after Xstrata shareholder Qatar held out for more.
    Shareholders to meet over Glencore takeover
    Shareholders to meet over Glencore takeover
    The notice effectively gives the commodities trader and rival investor Qatar Holding six weeks to hammer out an agreement on the terms of the...
    'Read my lips, nationalisation doesn't work'
    'Read my lips, nationalisation doesn't work'
    Governments in mineral-rich countries must steer clear of the "blind alleys" of nationalisation and excessive tax if they want to attract continued...
    Credit crunch fuels investor thirst for art, wine
    Credit crunch fuels investor thirst for art, wine
    Rollercoaster markets may have cooled investor appetites for shares or property, but interest in offbeat investments is booming as a growing number...