All tied up: M&As in 2009

IN a year that kicked off with gloomy prospects, many were predicting tie-ups and acquisitions would be rife as junior plays banded together to survive the economic storm, yet pushing through merger and acquisition deals was still tough going.

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The success stories

One of the early success stories was the completion of Paladin Energy’s $A17.8 million takeover of Fusion Resources in February.