Market leaders sell equity
Published: Thursday, 29 January 2009
Rio Tinto and Cookson look to rights issues to ease debt during downturn
Industrial minerals players, Rio Tinto Plc (a leading
minerals producer) and Cookson Plc (a leading consumer of
minerals), could turn to the stock market and sell equity, in a
effort to ease debt burdens in a further sign of how the
downturn in steel demand is...