R/€ = 15.99 Change: -0.02
R/$ = 14.01 Change: -0.03
Au 1221.51 $/oz Change: 6.02
Pt 845.50 $/oz Change: 3.71
 
 
R/€ = 15.99 Change: -0.02
R/$ = 14.01 Change: -0.03
Au 1221.51 $/oz Change: 6.02
Pt 845.50 $/oz Change: 3.71
 
 
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Randgold shareholders greenlight takeover by Barrick

7th November 2018 BY: Reuters

LONDON – Randgold Resources shareholders on Wednesday approved a $6.1-billion all-stock takeover by Barrick Gold, clearing one of the final hurdles to creating the world's largest gold company.

Votes were 95.2% in favour of the transaction, Randgold said in a statement. Barrick shareholders approved the tie-up on Monday.

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London-listed shares in Randgold were 0.6% higher by 1448 GMT, having risen more than 20% since the deal was announced on Sept. 24. 

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