Petropavlovsk PLC (POG.L)
26 Jun 2017
June 23 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Peter Hambro calls on shareholders to support existing board
* Says changes would be very disruptive, company back in profit
LONDON, June 14 Shareholders DE Shaw, M&G and Sothic said in a statement on Wednesday London-listed gold miner Petropavlovsk's board needs an overhaul, but they have no intention of taking control of the company.
* Peter Hambro stepping down as chairman, staying on the board
LONDON, June 8 Peter Hambro, who has headed Russian-focused gold miner Petropavlovsk for decades, is seeking to fend off a shareholder revolt led by Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg, whom Hambro accuses of pursuing "a takeover by stealth".