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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)

RIO.L on London Stock Exchange

3,892.50GBp
21 Sep 2018
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Thu, Sep 20 2018

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Rio Tinto announces new $3.2 billion share buyback, stock rises

Global miner Rio Tinto will return $3.2 billion to shareholders from its sale of Australian coal assets this year in addition to existing buyback programs, it said on Thursday.

Rio Tinto announces new $3.2 billion share buyback, stock rises

Global miner Rio Tinto will return $3.2 billion (2.42 billion pounds) to shareholders from its sale of Australian coal assets this year in addition to existing buyback programmes, it said on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-Rio Tinto announces new $3.2 billion share buyback, stock rises

* Lack of good assets to buy (Adds context, share price move)

Norway's Hydro drops plan to buy Rio Tinto assets

Norway's Hydro said on Friday it had dropped plans to buy several of Rio Tinto's assets, including an aluminum plant in Iceland, after approval from European Commission regulators took longer than anticipated.

UPDATE 1-Norway's Hydro drops plan to buy Rio Tinto assets

Sept 14 Norway's Hydro said on Friday it had dropped plans to buy several of Rio Tinto's assets, including an aluminium plant in Iceland, after approval from European Commission regulators took longer than anticipated.

Norway's Hydro drops plan to buy Rio Tinto assets

Sept 14 Rio Tinto said on Friday that Norway's Hydro had dropped plans to buy several of the miner's assets, including an aluminium plant in Iceland for $345 million.

METALS-Shanghai zinc prices climb for 6th day as inventories plunge

(Adds Shanghai closing prices) BEIJING, Aug 27 Shanghai base metal prices rose on Monday, with zinc climbing for a sixth day and hitting a two-week high as inventories in China languish at their lowest in a decade. Zinc stocks in warehouses monitored by the Shanghai Futures Exchange fell 11.8 percent last week to 30,800 tonnes, their lowest since October 2007. Meanwhile, zinc inventories in warehouses approved by the London Metal Exchange have dropped for

EU mergers and takeovers (Aug 20)

BRUSSELS, Aug 20 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:

RPT-Rio Tinto considers float of Canadian iron ore business-sources

LONDON, Aug 9 Rio Tinto , the world's second largest listed mining company, is exploring a public listing of its Iron Ore Company of Canada business, banking and industry sources said, as it focuses on boosting revenue from its flagship Australian assets.

Rio Tinto considers float of Canadian iron ore business-sources

LONDON, Aug 9 Rio Tinto , the world's second largest listed mining company, is exploring a public listing of its Iron Ore Company of Canada business, banking and industry sources said, as it focuses on boosting revenue from its flagship Australian assets.

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