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Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 JUL 2013
... growth and sent the mining sector soaring since China is a key consumer of metals. In London, shares in commodities giant Glencore Xstrata rallied 5.09 per cent to 282.7 pence, Anglo American jumped 2.14 per cent to 1,435 pence and Rio Tinto gained 3.36 ...

Aussie billionaires ranked in Forbes richlist

... estimated her wealth at $17 billion and suggested that lower iron ore prices may have knocked a billion off her net worth. Glencore's Ivan Glasenberg was the next highest-ranked Australian and 175th overall. The company's takeover bid for Xstrata has ...

Market Wrap

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 2 OCT 2012
... Monday as traders tracked Spanish debt strains and the revival of a merger bid by commodities sector giants Xstrata and Glencore. "It was a nice run for the Europeans after the Spanish banks passed the stress tests," he said. US stocks posted a solid ...

Market wrap - AM

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 2 OCT 2012
... Monday as traders tracked Spanish debt strains and the revival of a merger bid by commodities sector giants Xstrata and Glencore. In London the FTSE 100 index of top companies rose by 1.37 per cent to 5,820.45 points, while in Frankfurt, the DAX 30 gained ...

Market Wrap - Morning

... save Greece from default was near, the markets were cautious and weary at the same time. News that commodities trader Glencore and mining group Xstrata had agreed to a $US90 billion ($A84.22 billion) merger failed to have much of an impact, with the ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 3 FEB 2012
... maintain trading activity, as has confirmation that mining company Xstrata is in merger discussions with commodities trader Glencore International. Britain's FTSE 100 index of leading shares close 0.1 per cent higher at 5,796.07. Germany's DAX rose 0.6 ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 26 MAY 2011
... weighing on sentiment. Hong Kong pared earlier losses, edging up 16.50 points to 22,747.28, although Swiss commodities giant Glencore ended lower on its debut following an equally uninspiring beginning in London on Tuesday. Japanese automakers were doing ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAY 2011
... stock markets closed higher on Thursday, extending a technical rebound after a strong debut by Swiss commodities giant Glencore. Dealers said Glencore's float boosted confidence in resource stocks after a sharp sector correction earlier this month on ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 5 MAY 2011
... losses were extended in the afternoon following disappointing new data on US job creation last month. Commodities giant Glencore set a price for its dual initial public offering in Hong Kong and London, which will be the world's biggest so far this year. ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 15 APR 2011
... 0.44 per cent to 7,146.56. On the corporate front, the main news was the announcement by Swiss-based commodities giant Glencore that it would raise up to $US11 billion ($A10.5 billion) via a stock market listing in London and Hong Kong, the largest share ...