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Glencore ‘will listen to takeover’ offers

Ivan Glasenberg, Glencore’s chief executive, is said to be dismissive of suggestions that it be taken private

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Glencore would listen to offers for a takeover of the entire company but its management does not believe there are any buyers willing to pay a fair value for the business in the current market, The Telegraph has learnt.

The revelation comes after a week in which billions of dollars were wiped off the company’s shares following a series of damning analyst notes warning that its equity value could collapse should commodities prices fall further.

Read the full story Telegraph By Andrew Critchlow 




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