Talk of rebound in mining deals

Private equity could also move to take advantage of cyclical slump

Small-cap Week, December 20

MySale, Real Good Food, Fortune Oil, and Beacon Hill featured

Workers at a Vedanta smelting plant in Kitwe in Zambia

Zambia will need more help, says IMF

Political uncertainties and falling copper prices weigh on economy

Workers at a Vedanta smelting plant in Kitwe in Zambia

Barrick suspends output at Zambian mine

Miner says changes to tax regime forced it to stop work at Lumwana

Uranium miners upbeat on China growth

Price still not high enough to incentivise new supply

Australia budget gap set to widen

Canberra’s calculations hit by commodity fallout

Small-cap Week, December 13

IGas Energy, Motive Television, Iomart and Zytronic

Miners lose billions in commodity plunge

$200bn wiped off market value of raw materials tracked by CRU

Steinmetz group sues UK home secretary

Legal move relates to alleged corruption involving BSGR in Guinea


Cheaper coal eats into Hargreaves shares

Fuel group points to effects of increased imports from US miners

Davey calls for carbon asset transparency

UK energy secretary latest to warn on fossil fuel investment risks

Eneva files for bankruptcy

Power company fails to reach agreement over $896m debt

Glencore chief rebukes rivals over prices

Ivan Glasenberg accuses mining groups of oversupplying markets

Investors tapped to fund gold fraud film

Mining entrepreneur plans movie about Bre-X scandal

Tycoon to return Nobel medal to Watson

Russian praises DNA biologist who linked intelligence to race

Mitsui invests $1bn in Mozambique coal

Japanese commodities group takes stake in Brazilian-operated mine

Commodity price falls hit Anglo American

Miner expects to fall short of achieving a 15 per cent return

South Africa faces electricity crisis

Outages compound nation’s economic woes

BHP Billiton: a miner by any other name

Whatever the name – what smells sweetest is cash

Petropavlovsk shares plunge on debt plan

Russian gold miner to launch deeply discounted $235m rights issue


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