BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout

BHP is not the type to spend US$36 million acquiring a 6.1% stake in a copper-gold explorer and then sit pat, writes Barry FitzGerald.

BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout BHP and Newcrest in Ecuador shootout

Cascabel in Ecuador

And having earlier assembled a 14.54% stake in the same company at a cost of $63 million, Newcrest isn't the type to sit pat either.

 

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