PIC said to mull backing bid for Chevron's SA unit

2017-10-11 20:15

The Public Investment Corporation is interested in taking part in the acquisition by Glencore and a group of black South African-owned companies of Chevron's assets in South Africa, according to three people familiar with the matter.

Glencore said to mull bid for Chevron's South Africa assets

2017-09-29 18:13

Glencore is among companies considering bidding for Chevron's South African assets, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Glencore slashes debt as it positions for M&A in commodities

2017-08-10 09:16

Glencore has built a war chest in the first half of the year, continuing to cut debt as the commodities trading house prepares to ramp up acquisitions.

Glencore said to draw Liberty House bid for Australian mine

2017-07-12 09:39

Liberty House, fresh off a deal for Australian steel mill Arrium, is among bidders for a Glencore coal mine that could fetch as much as $380m.

Chinese firm adds incentives to fend off Glencore's challenge of Rio assets

2017-06-26 10:41

China-controlled Yancoal Australia has added new incentives to its offer for Rio Tinto's Australian coal assets to fend off a last-minute challenge by rival Glencore.

China coal giant awaits Rio response to Glencore's rival offer

2017-06-12 08:02

China’s Yanzhou Coal Mining is holding fire on a counter offer for Rio Tinto Group’s Australian coal assets as it waits to hear whether Glencore has succeeded in trumping the deal it struck six months ago.

Glencore-Bunge deal would add G to ABCD dominating grain

2017-05-24 07:23

Glencore’s takeover approach for US grain trader Bunge highlights how much the Swiss commodity giant is longing to increase its dominance in the Americas.

Zwane on Ramatlhodi's Gupta claims: Revolutionaries can't be 'pressured'

2017-05-16 17:42

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says revolutionaries such as himself and his predecessor Ngoako Ramatlhodi cannot be “pressured” into doing something against their will.

Houston to take over Glencore's SA coal operations - source

2017-05-05 18:40

Murray Houston is taking over as head of Glencore’s South African coal operations, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Concern about lack of disclosure of Eskom, Tegeta arbitration details

2017-04-16 17:28

Eskom is seeking permission from Tegeta Resources, owner of the Optimum coal mine, to make details of its recent independent arbitration settlement public.


SA seeks Glencore, Vitol talks as legal fight looms

2017-10-11 11:30

South Africa plans to engage with traders who acquired strategic oil reserves two years ago, even as it prepares legal action to try to cancel the deal.

Mining giant Glencore eyes shiny future from electric vehicles

2017-08-11 09:45

Mining and commodities giant Glencore said the long-term outlook was good as the widespread adoption of electric vehicles would boost demand for raw materials.

Glencore's Aussie coal quest may drag as funding challenged

2017-08-09 12:00

Glencore's quest for a piece of Rio Tinto Group’s Australian coal business may not be over yet.

Glencore's long hunt for Rio Tinto's coal mines slips away

2017-06-27 11:52

Glencore’s years-long pursuit for a bigger Australian coal business has delivered another setback after Rio Tinto passed on the company’s offer for a second time.

Glencore's last minute gambit gives Rio cash-or-China dilemma

2017-06-24 10:44

Glencore's last-minute bid for Australian coal mines leaves Rio Tinto Group with a dilemma to mull over the weekend: accept less money or risk upsetting its biggest customer

Glencore to rival China player in coal bid

2017-06-11 13:05

Glencore is looking to trump China’s Yanzhou Coal Mining Company with a rival bid over R45bn for Rio Tinto Group coal assets in Australia.

Glencore boss cheers imminent electric car boom

2017-05-16 17:55

Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg says the rise of electric cars will significantly boost demand for minerals including copper and lithium in the coming decades.

Ramatlhodi spills beans on how Molefe 'helped' Guptas

2017-05-16 08:06

Ngoako Ramatlhodi has dropped a bombshell, alleging that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe and chairperson Ben Ngubane pressurised him to help the Guptas takeover Optimum.

Glencore cobalt supplies in Congo face hold up over mine row

2017-04-19 09:48

A dispute between state-owned Gecamines and its joint-venture partner at a Congolese cobalt mine that supplies Glencore threatens to halt the supply of the metal.

Glencore eyes US grain traders for next big takeover

2017-02-24 09:19

After striking deals in Russian oil and Congolese copper mining, Glencore set its sights on the US grain-trading industry.

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