Antofagasta PLC (ANTO.L)
30 Mar 2015
March 30 - Teck Resources Ltd and Antofagasta Plc denied on Monday that they were in talks about a merger after Bloomberg news reported that the two mining companies were in early stage talks.
SANTIAGO, March 30 - Antofagasta PLC said on Monday that it "notes the press speculation earlier today and can confirm that it is not in discussions with Teck Resources about a potential merger."
March 30 - Teck Resources Ltd and Antofagasta Plc are exploring a merger that would create one of the world's biggest copper producers, Bloomberg reported on Monday citing unidentified people with knowledge of the matter.
* BHP rises after South32 spin-off details (Updates with closing prices)
LONDON, March 17 - Britain's top share index edged higher on Tuesday to extend a recent rebound from last week's lows, led by a recovery in Tullow Oil as investors bought into beaten-down oil stocks.
* BHP rises after South32 spin-off details (Recasts, adds quotes, details)
* Shares fall as much as 4.5 percent (Adds detail, CEO quotes)
LONDON, March 17 - Britain's top share index rose on Tuesday to extend a rebound after losing ground last week, lifted by supermarket group J Sainsbury and miner BHP Billiton.
* Announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Antofagasta, has entered today into a binding letter agreement to acquire all of issued and outstanding common shares of Duluth Metals Limited