BHP Billiton Newswire

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  1. U.K. Stocks Drop as Barclays Leads Banks Lower; Miners AdvanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... or more, leading lenders lower. Travis Perkins Plc slid 3.7 percent after posting worse-than-estimated profit. BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group, the world's biggest miners, rose at least 2 percent as copper climbed. Smiths Group Plc jumped 5.8 ...

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  2. U.K. Stocks Reverse Drop as Miner Gains Offset Banks' RetreatRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group, the world's biggest miners, rose at least 1.2 percent as copper climbed. Smiths Group Plc jumped 6.3 percent after people familiar with the matter said ValueAct Capital Management bought a stake in it.

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  3. Obama Climate Plan Squeezes Coal as China Fights PollutionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... war going on between the gas and coal industry is not helpful," Dean Dalla Valle, chief commercial officer at BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, said last month in Sydney. "It plays into the hands of others." Miners in Australia are ...

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  4. Obama Climate Plan Squeezes Asian Coal as China Fights PollutionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... war going on between the gas and coal industry is not helpful," Dean Dalla Valle, chief commercial officer at BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, said last month in Sydney. "It plays into the hands of others." Miners in Australia, the ...

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  5. Dark days for coal in Asia, where Obama's clean energy plan will reverberateRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... war going on between the gas and coal industry is not helpful," Dean Dalla Valle, chief commercial officer at BHP Billiton Ltd, the world's biggest miner, said last month in Sydney. "It plays into the hands of others." Miners in Australia, the ...

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  6. Chinese economy concerns, lower commodity prices drag down local marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... activity posted its biggest contraction in two years in July. It was the fifth straight month of contraction. BHP Billiton lost 1 per cent to close at $26.18 and Rio Tinto gave back 1.25 per cent to $52.20. Energy stocks posted bigger losses - the ...

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  7. Rio Tinto Wants to Help Explorers Spot Riches With X-RaysRead the original story

    Sunday | Bloomberg

    ... according to Richard Schodde, managing director of Melbourne-based MinEx Consulting, whose clients include BHP Billiton Ltd., the largest mining company. That's the lowest total on record in data back to 1995, he said. Discoveries have slumped 83 ...

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  8. Cliffs Natural Resources: More Thoughts On The Company's Recent ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seeking Alpha

    ... iron ore as they can, putting additional pressure on prices. Cliffs does not compete with Vale (NYSE: VALE ), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) or Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) directly, because the company is a producer of pellets. However, the IODEX price still ...

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  9. Pulling Off The K+S Deal Will Be Difficult For Potash Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... intervention. Potash though would do well to remember how the Saskatchewan government vehemently opposed BHP Billiton's (NYSE: BHP ) proposed takeover offer for Potash Corp. five years ago on the grounds that the province will suffer revenue loss ...

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  10. Commodities Set for Worst Month Since 2011 as Copper to Oil DropRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The Washington Post

    ... rand are among the biggest decliners against the greenback in a basket of 16 major currencies this month. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest mining company, plans to cut production of coal, petroleum and copper in fiscal 2016. Shell is preparing ...

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  11. Share investors taken on wild rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | NEWS.com.au

    ... slumped more than 15 per cent, a (News Corp Australia) analysis has found. Falling corporate giants such as BHP Billiton (down 25 per cent) and Woolworths (down 23 per cent) have caused mum and dad investors to question whether they stick with these ...

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  12. Iron in Bull Market as Forrest Dismisses Armageddon PricesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    ... in general." Rio climbed 2.4 percent to close at A$53 in Sydney, trimming losses this year to 8.6 percent. BHP Billiton Ltd. is 4.9 percent higher this week, the biggest gain since April, while Fortescue added 14 percent since last Friday's close. ...

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  13. Australia's economic bubble: Irish expats believe it's about to burstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Independent.ie

    ... in the mining industry - the bottom has fallen out of the iron ore market, for example. Mining giants like BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto have basically completed their expansion plans and are seeking redundancies in a bid to lower costs in response to ...

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  14. Iron Back in Bull Market as Forrest Dismisses Armageddon PricesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    ... in general." Rio climbed 2.4 percent to close at A$53 in Sydney, trimming losses this year to 8.6 percent. BHP Billiton Ltd. is 4.9 percent higher this week, the biggest gain since April, while Fortescue added 14 percent since last Friday's close. ...

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  15. Iron Ore Bull Market to Be Tested by Outlook for Supply GainRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    ... on Thursday as Rio Tinto Group rose as much as 2.9 percent to A$53.29 and traded at A$53.20 at 11:15 a.m. BHP Billiton Ltd. is 4.5 percent higher this week, while Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. added 14 percent since last Friday's close. The three are ...

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  16. Billionaire Ambani Said to Weigh Sale of U.S. Shale HoldingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    ... decision to sell, and Reliance isn't willing to part with the assets at a depressed price, another person said. BHP Billiton Ltd. wrote down an additional $2.8 billion on its shale assets this month, joining impairments by explorers Royal Dutch ...

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  17. Iron Ore Seen at $35 by Clarksons as Port Stockpiles ReboundRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    ... this month before rallying near to bull-market territory. The world's biggest mining companies including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Vale SA raised output even as demand growth stalled in China, seeking to boost sales and cut costs. Further gains in ...

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  18. BHP Billiton move "breaches" FIRB spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    BHP Billiton's decision to shift its treasury functions breaches the "spirit" of the conditions the federal government applied when the mining giant was born as part of a merger in 2001, according to Victoria's shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien. Speaking after BHP announced it would shift its treasury staff to London on Tuesday , Mr O'Brien said the move appeared to be at odds with the conditions that then Treasurer Peter Costello applied to the merger through the Foreign Investment Review Board .

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  19. BHP treasury unit to shift to LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The shift will resolve the recent reduction of BHP staff in London, where some of the miner's biggest shareholders, including BlackRock are based. BHP Billiton will shift its treasury functions to London, despite an Australian government ruling requiring most of the company's white-collar executives to be based in Australia.

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  20. Fortescue's Difficult Capital Structure May Provide Opportunities To Buy Term Loans In 60sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Seeking Alpha

    ... To compare FSUMF's production, cost of production and average price realizations with other competitors such as BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Vale (NYSE: VALE ) and Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ). To review sensitivity of FSUMF's 2016 EBITDA (year ending 30th ...

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