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Mergers and acquisitions

World news about “Mergers and acquisitions” published by euronews.

19/08 15:13 CET

BHP Billiton spin-off to simplify world’s biggest mining company

BHP Billiton spin-off to simplify world’s biggest mining company

BHP Billiton - the world's biggest miner - has announced it will shift a number of its businesses into a separate company in order to focus on its most profitable activities. In essence it is a demerger as most of them were acquired by BHP when it merged with Billiton in 2001…