Trade in battery metals companies starting to accelerate, EY says

By IM Staff
Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018

The combined value of merger and acquisition deals in the metals and mining sector is rising even though the numbers of such deals is falling, according to consultancy EY. But in battery metals, activity is actually increasing, as Andrea Hotter reports.

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the metals and mining sector may have slowed overall but battery metals deal activity has begun to accelerate, according to a report by consultancy EY.
The total deal value for rare earths and lithium assets was up by 22% year-on-year in the first half...

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