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Tag Archives: Glencore

Glenxstra proposal comes through, one dissent likely, Facebook gets one dissent

Even as we discussed the possible deal terms, the announcement today came exactly as the deal was drawn yesterday equating 2.8 Glencore shares to 1 Xstrata share, Glencore gaining 56.8% … Continue reading

February 7, 2012

Glenxstra heralds a new bottom for deal premium | Deal Insight

As twoof the world’s biggest commodities megalith’s get together to combine under one roof., strains are imminent as a $20 mln payday for Xstrata CEO Mick Davies and his likely … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Emerging Markets: India remains such a bad deal, I can get proxies for it anywhere

It is not Political Risk, It is not lack of reforms and it is definitely not lack of friendliness to foreign investors. But whence in the last one year EM … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · 10 Comments

Global Investment Banking: The furious week from the stratosphere

You are sitting on your deck chair, lolling around, absorbing the tick by tick dullness of the trading room after Egypt has settled, a decade long terrorist saga is forgotten, … Continue reading

May 12, 2011 · 3 Comments