Private equity – the last bastion of mining finance

By Laura Syrett
Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2013

Direct investment could offer alternative to stocks and hedges, say experts

As the global economy limps through the second quarter of 2013 in the shadow of dispiriting growth forecasts, the news that the mining and financial sectors are continuing their estrangement won’t come as a surprise to anybody in either industry. The crisis of confidence which all but paralysed...