Rio Tinto’s new broom
Simon Thompson has taken the helm of the world’s second biggest mining firm. He may be just the man for the job, says Alice Gråhns.
Shun the dividend aristocrats
The tables appear to have turned in favour of more cyclical companies, says professional investor James Davidson. Here, he picks three stocks that sho…
Bold boss takes helm at Rio Tinto
The mining giant is emerging from the commodity downturn as the industry’s strongest player, says Alex Williams.
Profit from mining’s malaise
As mining flounders, it’s tempting to grab bargains – but with a mergers spree in the offing, snap up predators to bag the best gains. Alex Williams l…
Glencore mega-merger on the cards
Glencore approached Rio Tinto earlier this summer over a tie-up that would have created the world's biggest mining group.
It’s time to get back into mining stocks
Mining stocks took a battering in 2013, but things are looking up this year. Ed Bowsher reveals the best ways to profit.