Silicosis: Clarity on Q(h)ubeka Trust payouts

2016-05-22 16:20

A law firm has clarified how sick former miners who reached a landmark settlement in their battle against Anglo American and AngloGold Ashanti will be compensated.

JSE resource-stock slump may just be getting started

2016-05-05 07:50

A drop of more than 6% this week for JSE-traded resources stocks may presage further declines, say analysts citing indicators and excessive optimism among investors.

Anglo shareholders revolt over executive pay

2016-04-22 11:42

Anglo American has survived a shareholder revolt on executive pay at the mining company’s annual general meeting.

Anglo's first quarter production falls at most units

2016-04-21 09:55

Anglo American's first-quarter production at most of its units has fallen, or remained flat, the firm put measures in place to cope with a slump in commodity prices.

Anglo American finance director to retire

2016-04-20 19:51

Anglo American's finance director Rene Medori will retire in 2017 after holding the position for 12 years.

Anglo American just won't sell the mines its rivals want

2016-04-05 13:55

For Anglo American, life would have to get a whole lot worse before it considers selling its best copper mines.

Gold firms form working group on lung disease

2016-03-20 13:26

SA gold-mining firms, some of which are being sued for incidents of lung disease, have formed a working group to pay compensation and prevent new cases occurring.

SHARE WATCH: Resources, healthcare firms in spotlight

2016-02-22 07:50

Overberg Asset Management's Kirk Swart looks at three resource companies, and two companies that are active in the medical field in this week's "five shares to watch".

Fitch cuts Anglo to junk as restructure questioned

2016-02-17 14:36

Anglo American’s credit assessment was cut to junk with a negative outlook by Fitch Ratings as the miner looks to reduce its asset base and trim debt.

Anglo - the great iron ore flood's biggest victim

2016-02-17 07:53

The iron ore industry giants have claimed Anglo American as their biggest victim yet as the miner reels from a $5.6bn loss and sees a bleak outlook for the ore.


Anglo retains De Beers as prize asset

2016-05-19 20:06

Anglo American has retained De Beers as a prize asset after a radical overhaul in the belief that the surging Asian demand for diamonds will outstrip dwindling supply.

Anglo shortlists Mosaic, Vale in $1.5bn Brazil sale

2016-04-22 12:01

Mosaic, and a group led by Vale SA are among suitors picked to make final bids for Anglo American’s niobium and phosphate business in Brazil.

Zwane willing to give breather on Mining Charter

2016-04-22 10:39

Mines Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says he is willing to extend the 30-day period of consultation with industry players over a new draft of the controversial Mining Charter.

Eskom tells Anglo to cooperate on coal-mine sales

2016-04-21 09:52

Anglo American will have to work with Eskom on the planned sale of its coal operations in South Africa because it owns part of the assets, says an executive at the utility.

Biggest sovereign fund excludes 52 coal-related groups

2016-04-14 17:32

Norway's sovereign wealth fundhas excluded 52 coal-related companies after new ethical guidelines went into effect barring it from investing in such groups.

Buy when bad news is good news

2016-03-30 12:47

There are schools of thought that suggest that when markets are at their worst and there is potential for recovery, it is a good time to buy. We look at some examples where this approach paid off.

Barclays threatened exit knocks confidence in SA

2016-03-01 06:52

Barclays' possible withdrawal from South Africa may turn out to be the economy’s biggest no-confidence vote at a time of financial-market turmoil and policy uncertainty.

Wanted: A ‘black champion’ to fill Anglo's void

2016-02-18 09:37

As Anglo American scales back its SA operations in South Africa, the government is coaxing black investors to fill the void in mining left by the conglomerate.

Iron ore crash sends Kumba from darling to reject

2016-02-17 10:54

Kumba Iron Ore is the latest casualty of the iron ore slump as Anglo American seeks to dispose of its 69.7% stake, which accounted for half its profit three years ago.

De Beers warns of large-scale job cuts

2016-02-16 19:16

Diamond mining giant De Beers has announced that it would soon initiate a large-scale retrenchment process.

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