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    1. July 16, 2015

      Anglo American to write down value of mining assets by up to $4bn

      Anglo American is to slash billions of dollars from the value of a flagship iron ore asset, underscoring how the...

    2. January 21, 2015

      Davos is a good spot to find your next job, CEO or not

      One morning in January 2006 at 7am, a 48-year-old woman left her hotel room to have breakfast. As the chief executive...

    1. August 20, 2014

      MPC Kremlinology back in style as rebels break ranks

      Catch the news about the Monetary Policy Committee out of the corner of your eye, and you’d be mistaken for thinking...

    2. March 28, 2014

      Glencore is only UK blue-chip without a woman on board

      Glencore Xstrata has become the only blue-chip UK company without any women on its board after Antofagasta, its mining...

    3. March 21, 2014

      Anglo American overhauls pay policy after investor rebellion

      Anglo American has overhauled its pay policies after an investor rebellion sparked partly by a share award to its new...

    4. March 6, 2014

      Recap brings Stobart minorities bad vibes

      Stobart Group, the company best known as a trucker, is taking off its tie and turning it into a headband. The group is...

    5. February 14, 2014

      Rays of hope from mining’s depths

      Mark Twain defined a mine as “a hole in the ground with a liar at the top”. Times have changed since sharp-talking...

    6. January 26, 2014

      Mark Cutifani, a veteran miner from the boots up

      Mark Cutifani worked shifts at a local coal mine to support himself while studying at the University of Wollongong,...

    7. December 16, 2013

      Global miners grounded after paying the price in 2013

      For mining 2013 brought a brutal upheaval when the chief executives from a trio of the industry’s biggest and...

    8. December 12, 2013

      Anglo American expects turnround plan to bear fruit in 2015

      Anglo American’s chief executive has warned of further operating difficulties next year as he tries to turn round the...

    9. July 22, 2013

      Amplats earnings boost group as it faces restructuring pressure

      Anglo American Platinum boosted its parent company with a sharp rise in earnings but warned of no let-up in the...

    10. June 9, 2013

      Anglo American to sell $50m private aircraft

      Anglo American has put its $50m private jet up for sale after shareholders privately criticised the mining group for...

    11. May 8, 2013

      AngloGold promotes finance director to chief after Cutifani exit

      AngloGold Ashanti, the world’s third-biggest gold producer by volumes, has promoted its finance director to chief...

    12. April 10, 2013

      Cable warns of women director ‘quotas’

      The business secretary has warned that companies face the “real possibility” of quotas after data confirmed that a...

    13. March 25, 2013

      Outgoing Anglo chief reproves investors

      The outgoing chief executive of Anglo American has warned mining industry shareholders that they need to adjust their...

    14. March 1, 2013

      Anglo chief in £1m golden goodbye

      The outgoing chief executive of Anglo American will be awarded a golden handshake of £1.3m in shares when she leaves...

    15. February 20, 2013

      South African strikes cut AngloGold profits

      AngloGold , the world’s third-largest bullion producer, reported a sharp drop in fourth-quarter earnings as strikes and...

    16. beyondbrics

      February 15, 2013

      New York headlines

      * Anglo American slumps to full-year loss * Dividend hike puts Anglo American at top of FTSE * G20 wrangles on forex,...

    17. FT Alphaville

      February 15, 2013

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York… FT ALPHAVILLE Muto ado about something: It’s the latest in Japanese swings and roundabouts,...

    18. February 15, 2013

      Anglo American slumps to full-year loss

      Cynthia Carroll, the outgoing chief executive of Anglo American, struck a defiant tone as the FTSE 100 mining company...

    19. February 11, 2013

      Miners feel the widespread tremors

      Gold is not the only mining sector facing tough times. The travails of platinum producers were graphically brought to...

    20. February 6, 2013

      Metals old boys’ club loses sole woman

      The London Metal Exchange is often called an “old boys’ club”. That description just became a little more apt: Bethan...

    21. beyondbrics

      January 30, 2013

      Brazil: a tough nut to crack for miners

      Not so long ago, everything he touched turned to gold. Now Eike Batista’s bad luck seems to be contagious. Anglo...

    22. January 29, 2013

      City caretakers must make amends for Bumi

      Most ambitious people crave only one thing more than money: reputation. A divided boardroom is thus an arena where...

    23. January 29, 2013

      Anglo American $4bn hit on Brazil project

      Anglo American is to take a $4bn writedown on the value of its delayed Minas-Rio iron ore project in Brazil after the...

    24. beyondbrics

      January 29, 2013

      Anglo American: $4bn down in Brazil

      embed1 Another day, another big writedown on a mega mining project. On Tuesday it was the turn of Anglo American, which...

    25. January 25, 2013

      Anglo iron ore output hit by strikes

      Wildcat strike action at the Sishen iron ore mine in South Africa’s Northern Cape province compounded problems in the...

    26. January 17, 2013

      Dismissignation wins credit for Du Plessis

      And then there were none. The resignation-cum-sacking of Rio Tinto’s Tom Albanese means the four largest London-listed...

    27. January 17, 2013

      Albanese joins the exit of top miners

      For a while, it seemed that Tom Albanese would be the last one standing among the chief executives of the world’s...

    28. beyondbrics

      January 12, 2013

      The weekender, January 12

      Catch up with the week in emerging markets, featuring: the most read stories; five things we have learned; and the week...

    29. January 8, 2013

      Cutifani’s tough task to dig out Anglo

      “I’m a mining engineer – I have to keep it simple,” said Mark Cutifani, as he declared his ambition to make Anglo...

    30. January 8, 2013

      Anglo names Cutifani as chief executive

      Anglo American has appointed Mark Cutifani to replace Cynthia Carroll as chief executive of the mining company, which...

    31. January 7, 2013

      Anglo American to name Cutifani as chief

      Anglo American is this week set to name Mark Cutifani, chief executive of AngloGold Ashanti, as its new chief...

    32. January 7, 2013

      Anglo American: on your marks

      In Anglo American’s South African heartland, guessing the identity of the miner’s next chief executive has become a...

    33. December 4, 2012

      Anglo rejects talk of S African spin-off

      Cynthia Carroll, the outgoing chief executive of Anglo American, on Tuesday sought to quash speculation that the mining...

    34. December 3, 2012

      Painful extractions

      Thabo Mbeki was furious. Anglo American had thrived under apartheid, the South African president fumed, built on the...

    35. November 30, 2012

      Cable presses headhunters on diversity

      Vince Cable is pressing headhunters to publish a gender breakdown of people they place in senior jobs, as it emerged...

    36. November 18, 2012

      A people man and a pragmatist

      Sir John Parker, Chairman, Anglo American, and president, Royal Academy of Engineering As he steps into a high-tech...

    37. beyondbrics

      November 14, 2012

      Further reading: Kenya's road to prosperity

      Wednesday’s picks from the BB team: the new road that could boost Kenya’s economy; Japan’s envoy to the UK says China...

    38. November 13, 2012

      Anglo reveals $2bn overrun at Brazil site

      Anglo American, the mining company hit by the resignation of its chief executive and continuing wildcat strikes at its...

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