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Coppertunities: how to play the red metal as a serious shortage looms in the Biden era

While investor interest in ‘battery metals’ has focused on lithium and graphite, copper has been the quiet achiever in terms of its role in the renewable energy revolution. But with the copper pric...
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Newcrest farms-in to Antipa Minerals’ Paterson Province copper-gold tenements for $60m

One of the world’s largest gold miners Newcrest Mining (ASX: NCM) will earn up to 75% of the southern portion of Antipa Minerals’ (ASX: AZY) landholding in Western Australia’s Paterson Province via a ...
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Barrick Gold and Newmont Mining mega merger could put Australian assets on the market

Barrick Gold’s hostile US$17.8 billion (A$24.8 billion) takeover bid for US rival Newmont Mining could result in the disposal of Australian mines worth around US$4.5 billion. If the all-share takeo...
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Rio Tinto copper find rumours spread as mining giant backs share price with $2.8b off-market buy-back

It’s been 12 months since rumours began swirling over Rio Tinto’s (ASX: RIO) alleged copper discovery in Western Australia’s Pilbara, with recent satellite images revealing a hub of activity at the si...