Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Rio Tinto plc https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom Rio Tinto plc RSS feed en Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:23:48 +0000 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) Rio Tinto to fund uranium mine clean-up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907170/rio-tinto-to-fund-uranium-mine-clean-up-907170.html Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:33:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907170/rio-tinto-to-fund-uranium-mine-clean-up-907170.html Rio Tinto to review future of world’s purest aluminium smelter amid “challenging” market https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/905415/rio-tinto-to-review-future-of-worlds-purest-aluminium-smelter-amid-challenging-market-905415.html Wed, 23 Oct 2019 07:21:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/905415/rio-tinto-to-review-future-of-worlds-purest-aluminium-smelter-amid-challenging-market-905415.html Rio Tinto may become lithium giant after lucky tailings find https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/905362/rio-tinto-may-become-lithium-giant-after-lucky-tailings-find-905362.html Tue, 22 Oct 2019 15:04:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/905362/rio-tinto-may-become-lithium-giant-after-lucky-tailings-find-905362.html Rio Tinto iron ore production on the rebound https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/904939/rio-tinto-iron-ore-production-on-the-rebound-904939.html Wed, 16 Oct 2019 09:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/904939/rio-tinto-iron-ore-production-on-the-rebound-904939.html Rio Tinto has cancelled plans for the sale or flotation of its Canadian iron ore business: media reports https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903779/rio-tinto-has-cancelled-plans-for-the-sale-or-flotation-of-its-canadian-iron-ore-business-media-reports-903779.html Mon, 30 Sep 2019 12:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903779/rio-tinto-has-cancelled-plans-for-the-sale-or-flotation-of-its-canadian-iron-ore-business-media-reports-903779.html RBS and Rio Tinto drive UK dividend payments to record quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/901032/rbs-and-rio-tinto-drive-uk-dividend-payments-to-record-quarter-901032.html Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:39:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/901032/rbs-and-rio-tinto-drive-uk-dividend-payments-to-record-quarter-901032.html Rio Tinto warns of costly delay to Mongolian copper project, while iron ore production falls https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223959/rio-tinto-warns-of-costly-delay-to-mongolian-copper-project-while-iron-ore-production-falls-223959.html Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:35:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223959/rio-tinto-warns-of-costly-delay-to-mongolian-copper-project-while-iron-ore-production-falls-223959.html Rio Tinto once again cuts guidance for 2019 iron ore shipments from the Pilbara region of Australia https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222419/rio-tinto-once-again-cuts-guidance-for-2019-iron-ore-shipments-from-the-pilbara-region-of-australia-222419.html Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222419/rio-tinto-once-again-cuts-guidance-for-2019-iron-ore-shipments-from-the-pilbara-region-of-australia-222419.html Rio Tinto cuts 2019 production estimates after posting 14% drop in quarterly iron ore shipments https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218646/rio-tinto-cuts-2019-production-estimates-after-posting-14-drop-in-quarterly-iron-ore-shipments-218646.html Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218646/rio-tinto-cuts-2019-production-estimates-after-posting-14-drop-in-quarterly-iron-ore-shipments-218646.html Rio Tinto cuts 2019 iron ore shipments outlook from Pilbara due to disruption and damage caused by cyclone Veronica https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/217612/rio-tinto-cuts-2019-iron-ore-shipments-outlook-from-pilbara-due-to-disruption-and-damage-caused-by-cyclone-veronica-217612.html Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/217612/rio-tinto-cuts-2019-iron-ore-shipments-outlook-from-pilbara-due-to-disruption-and-damage-caused-by-cyclone-veronica-217612.html Gold and copper sectors alive and kicking, other miners playing catch-up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/280727/gold-and-copper-sectors-alive-and-kicking-other-miners-playing-catch-up-30727.html Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:24:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/280727/gold-and-copper-sectors-alive-and-kicking-other-miners-playing-catch-up-30727.html Societe Generale cuts ratings for BHP and Rio Tinto as it moves to a more cautious stance on Metals & Mining stocks https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216005/societe-generale-cuts-ratings-for-bhp-and-rio-tinto-as-it-moves-to-a-more-cautious-stance-on-metals--mining-stocks-216005.html Thu, 07 Mar 2019 11:49:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/216005/societe-generale-cuts-ratings-for-bhp-and-rio-tinto-as-it-moves-to-a-more-cautious-stance-on-metals--mining-stocks-216005.html UBS scraps ‘buy’ recommendation for Rio Tinto, expects iron ore prices to slide in 2019 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215913/ubs-scraps-buy-recommendation-for-rio-tinto-expects-iron-ore-prices-to-slide-in-2019-215913.html Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:17:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215913/ubs-scraps-buy-recommendation-for-rio-tinto-expects-iron-ore-prices-to-slide-in-2019-215913.html The USA may be about to embark on a cat and mouse struggle for control of Africa’s commodities https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/280678/the-usa-may-be-about-to-embark-on-a-cat-and-mouse-struggle-for-control-of-africas-commodities-30678.html Fri, 01 Mar 2019 12:13:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/280678/the-usa-may-be-about-to-embark-on-a-cat-and-mouse-struggle-for-control-of-africas-commodities-30678.html Rio Tinto shares fall as Bank of America downgrades stock on limited catalysts https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215520/rio-tinto-shares-fall-as-bank-of-america-downgrades-stock-on-limited-catalysts-215520.html Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215520/rio-tinto-shares-fall-as-bank-of-america-downgrades-stock-on-limited-catalysts-215520.html Rio Tinto reveals record shareholder payouts for 2018 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215393/rio-tinto-reveals-record-shareholder-payouts-for-2018-215393.html Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215393/rio-tinto-reveals-record-shareholder-payouts-for-2018-215393.html Will resurgent prices stimulate a revival of the long-dormant junior iron ore sector? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214809/will-resurgent-prices-stimulate-a-revival-of-the-long-dormant-junior-iron-ore-sector-214809.html Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:40:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214809/will-resurgent-prices-stimulate-a-revival-of-the-long-dormant-junior-iron-ore-sector-214809.html Goldman Sachs switches mining horses, upgrading its rating on Rio Tinto, downgrading its stance for BHP https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214462/goldman-sachs-switches-mining-horses-upgrading-its-rating-on-rio-tinto-downgrading-its-stance-for-bhp-214462.html Tue, 12 Feb 2019 13:57:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214462/goldman-sachs-switches-mining-horses-upgrading-its-rating-on-rio-tinto-downgrading-its-stance-for-bhp-214462.html Rio Tinto raises target for iron ore exports this year after meeting guidance in 2018 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212850/rio-tinto-raises-target-for-iron-ore-exports-this-year-after-meeting-guidance-in-2018-212850.html Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212850/rio-tinto-raises-target-for-iron-ore-exports-this-year-after-meeting-guidance-in-2018-212850.html Rio Tinto offloads stake in Namibian uranium mine to Chinese firm https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209887/rio-tinto-offloads-stake-in-namibian-uranium-mine-to-chinese-firm-209887.html Mon, 26 Nov 2018 07:26:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209887/rio-tinto-offloads-stake-in-namibian-uranium-mine-to-chinese-firm-209887.html Rio Tinto shares sink as Liberum downgrades to ‘Sell’ amid faltering steel prices https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209173/rio-tinto-shares-sink-as-liberum-downgrades-to-sell-amid-faltering-steel-prices-209173.html Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209173/rio-tinto-shares-sink-as-liberum-downgrades-to-sell-amid-faltering-steel-prices-209173.html Mining Capital's Al Ford talks Global Trade Wars https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/311174/mining-capital-s-al-ford-talks-global-trade-wars-11174.html Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:02:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/311174/mining-capital-s-al-ford-talks-global-trade-wars-11174.html Rio Tinto’s planned sale of Simandou stake put on hold https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208007/rio-tintos-planned-sale-of-simandou-stake-put-on-hold-208007.html Mon, 29 Oct 2018 08:12:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208007/rio-tintos-planned-sale-of-simandou-stake-put-on-hold-208007.html Rio Tinto PLC Q3 copper production rises 32%, iron-ore shipments fall 5% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/207159/rio-tinto-plc-q3-copper-production-rises-32-iron-ore-shipments-fall-5-207159.html Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:24:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/207159/rio-tinto-plc-q3-copper-production-rises-32-iron-ore-shipments-fall-5-207159.html Rio Tinto and Robe Valley partners commit to US$1.55bn investment in the Pilbara https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/206078/rio-tinto-and-robe-valley-partners-commit-to-us155bn-investment-in-the-pilbara-206078.html Mon, 01 Oct 2018 08:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/206078/rio-tinto-and-robe-valley-partners-commit-to-us155bn-investment-in-the-pilbara-206078.html Rio Tinto's downside risk limited by Chinese property revival https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/203387/rio-tinto-s-downside-risk-limited-by-chinese-property-revival-203387.html Wed, 22 Aug 2018 10:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/203387/rio-tinto-s-downside-risk-limited-by-chinese-property-revival-203387.html Rio Tinto sees mammoth US$7.2bn in shareholder returns fail to offset slightly disappointing first-half results https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/201995/rio-tinto-sees-mammoth-us72bn-in-shareholder-returns-fail-to-offset-slightly-disappointing-first-half-results-201995.html Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/201995/rio-tinto-sees-mammoth-us72bn-in-shareholder-returns-fail-to-offset-slightly-disappointing-first-half-results-201995.html RBC Capital turns negative on Rio Tinto, downgrades rating to ‘underperform’ from ‘sector perform’ https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/201542/rbc-capital-turns-negative-on-rio-tinto-downgrades-rating-to-underperform-from-sector-perform-201542.html Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/201542/rbc-capital-turns-negative-on-rio-tinto-downgrades-rating-to-underperform-from-sector-perform-201542.html Rio Tinto’s strong iron ore production offset by more cost warnings https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200940/rio-tintos-strong-iron-ore-production-offset-by-more-cost-warnings-200940.html Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200940/rio-tintos-strong-iron-ore-production-offset-by-more-cost-warnings-200940.html Rio Tinto to raise US$3.5bn from sale of its production stake in the world's second-biggest copper mine https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200686/rio-tinto-to-raise-us35bn-from-sale-of-its-production-stake-in-the-world-s-second-biggest-copper-mine-200686.html Thu, 12 Jul 2018 11:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200686/rio-tinto-to-raise-us35bn-from-sale-of-its-production-stake-in-the-world-s-second-biggest-copper-mine-200686.html Rio Tinto upgraded and South 32 downgraded as HSBC reviews the mining sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/199317/rio-tinto-upgraded-and-south-32-downgraded-as-hsbc-reviews-the-mining-sector-199317.html Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/199317/rio-tinto-upgraded-and-south-32-downgraded-as-hsbc-reviews-the-mining-sector-199317.html Rio Tinto appoints Jakob Stausholm to succeed Chris Lynch as its chief financial officer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/198678/rio-tinto-appoints-jakob-stausholm-to-succeed-chris-lynch-as-its-chief-financial-officer-198678.html Tue, 12 Jun 2018 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/198678/rio-tinto-appoints-jakob-stausholm-to-succeed-chris-lynch-as-its-chief-financial-officer-198678.html Deutsche Bank cuts Rio Tinto to ‘hold’ from ‘buy’, thinks medium-term iron ore demand risks will limit re-rating https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/198602/deutsche-bank-cuts-rio-tinto-to-hold-from-buy-thinks-medium-term-iron-ore-demand-risks-will-limit-re-rating-198602.html Mon, 11 Jun 2018 09:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/198602/deutsche-bank-cuts-rio-tinto-to-hold-from-buy-thinks-medium-term-iron-ore-demand-risks-will-limit-re-rating-198602.html Barclays switches horses on mining giants, downgrading Rio Tinto, upgrading BHP Billiton https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196422/barclays-switches-horses-on-mining-giants-downgrading-rio-tinto-upgrading-bhp-billiton-196422.html Fri, 04 May 2018 10:03:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196422/barclays-switches-horses-on-mining-giants-downgrading-rio-tinto-upgrading-bhp-billiton-196422.html HSBC upgrades Rio Tinto amid spate of valuation changes in mining sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/195250/hsbc-upgrades-rio-tinto-amid-spate-of-valuation-changes-in-mining-sector-195250.html Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:17:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/195250/hsbc-upgrades-rio-tinto-amid-spate-of-valuation-changes-in-mining-sector-195250.html Rio Tinto posts 5% rise in first-quarter iron ore shipments, keeps aluminium production forecast steady https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/195251/rio-tinto-posts-5-rise-in-first-quarter-iron-ore-shipments-keeps-aluminium-production-forecast-steady-195251.html Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/195251/rio-tinto-posts-5-rise-in-first-quarter-iron-ore-shipments-keeps-aluminium-production-forecast-steady-195251.html Exane BNP Paribas cuts Rio Tinto to ‘neutral’ from ‘outperform’ after re-rating, has marginal preference for BHP Billiton https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/194424/exane-bnp-paribas-cuts-rio-tinto-to-neutral-from-outperform-after-re-rating-has-marginal-preference-for-bhp-billiton-194424.html Fri, 06 Apr 2018 09:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/194424/exane-bnp-paribas-cuts-rio-tinto-to-neutral-from-outperform-after-re-rating-has-marginal-preference-for-bhp-billiton-194424.html Rio Tinto declares record dividend and US$1bn buyback as full year profits jump 69% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191276/rio-tinto-declares-record-dividend-and-us1bn-buyback-as-full-year-profits-jump-69-191276.html Wed, 07 Feb 2018 09:37:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191276/rio-tinto-declares-record-dividend-and-us1bn-buyback-as-full-year-profits-jump-69-191276.html Rio Tinto reaches 2017 export targets for iron ore after record fourth quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190066/rio-tinto-reaches-2017-export-targets-for-iron-ore-after-record-fourth-quarter-190066.html Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190066/rio-tinto-reaches-2017-export-targets-for-iron-ore-after-record-fourth-quarter-190066.html Rio Tinto appoints new chairman as it announces new free cash flow targets https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/188171/rio-tinto-appoints-new-chairman-as-it-announces-new-free-cash-flow-targets-188171.html Mon, 04 Dec 2017 07:48:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/188171/rio-tinto-appoints-new-chairman-as-it-announces-new-free-cash-flow-targets-188171.html Rio Tinto upgraded to 'buy' by SocGen on stronger commodity price outlook https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187012/rio-tinto-upgraded-to-buy-by-socgen-on-stronger-commodity-price-outlook-187012.html Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187012/rio-tinto-upgraded-to-buy-by-socgen-on-stronger-commodity-price-outlook-187012.html Generosity of mining companies driving dividend payments towards annual record https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/186022/generosity-of-mining-companies-driving-dividend-payments-towards-annual-record-186022.html Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/186022/generosity-of-mining-companies-driving-dividend-payments-towards-annual-record-186022.html Rio Tinto hit with FCA fine over financial reporting process for Mozambique purchase; US, Australian regulators also investigating https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185776/rio-tinto-hit-with-fca-fine-over-financial-reporting-process-for-mozambique-purchase-us-australian-regulators-also-investigating-185776.html Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185776/rio-tinto-hit-with-fca-fine-over-financial-reporting-process-for-mozambique-purchase-us-australian-regulators-also-investigating-185776.html Rio Tinto cuts full year copper production guidance after third quarter decline https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185708/rio-tinto-cuts-full-year-copper-production-guidance-after-third-quarter-decline-185708.html Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/185708/rio-tinto-cuts-full-year-copper-production-guidance-after-third-quarter-decline-185708.html Rio Tinto boosts share buyback programme by US$2.5bn, returning proceeds from Coal & Allied disposal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/184425/rio-tinto-boosts-share-buyback-programme-by-us25bn-returning-proceeds-from-coal-allied-disposal-184425.html Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/184425/rio-tinto-boosts-share-buyback-programme-by-us25bn-returning-proceeds-from-coal-allied-disposal-184425.html Rio Tinto downgraded to 'outperform' by Royal Bank of Canada https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182465/rio-tinto-downgraded-to-outperform-by-royal-bank-of-canada-182465.html Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:39:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/182465/rio-tinto-downgraded-to-outperform-by-royal-bank-of-canada-182465.html Rio Tinto more than doubles dividend, launches US$1bn share buy-back as profits jump https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181833/rio-tinto-more-than-doubles-dividend-launches-us1bn-share-buy-back-as-profits-jump-181833.html Wed, 02 Aug 2017 07:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181833/rio-tinto-more-than-doubles-dividend-launches-us1bn-share-buy-back-as-profits-jump-181833.html Rio Tinto cuts its forecasts for iron ore shipments due to bad weather, rail line modernisation work https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181031/rio-tinto-cuts-its-forecasts-for-iron-ore-shipments-due-to-bad-weather-rail-line-modernisation-work-181031.html Tue, 18 Jul 2017 06:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181031/rio-tinto-cuts-its-forecasts-for-iron-ore-shipments-due-to-bad-weather-rail-line-modernisation-work-181031.html Rio Tinto confirms Yancoal as preferred buyer for its Australian coal business after topping bid from Glencore https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179831/ Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179831/ Global coal demand slumps by 6% last year, shows latest BP energy review https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179177/global-coal-demand-slumps-by-6-last-year-shows-latest-bp-energy-review-179177.html Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179177/global-coal-demand-slumps-by-6-last-year-shows-latest-bp-energy-review-179177.html Commodity giant Glencore throws hat in for Rio Tinto's coal mines https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179084/commodity-giant-glencore-throws-hat-in-for-rio-tinto-s-coal-mines-179084.html Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179084/commodity-giant-glencore-throws-hat-in-for-rio-tinto-s-coal-mines-179084.html Glencore and Yancoal in bidding war for Rio Tinto's Australian coal mines https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179051/glencore-and-yancoal-in-bidding-war-for-rio-tinto-s-australian-coal-mines-179051.html Mon, 12 Jun 2017 06:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179051/glencore-and-yancoal-in-bidding-war-for-rio-tinto-s-australian-coal-mines-179051.html Rio Tinto shares gain as Barclays and UBS welcome shareholder cash returns https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/178135/rio-tinto-shares-gain-as-barclays-and-ubs-welcome-shareholder-cash-returns-178135.html Mon, 22 May 2017 12:38:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/178135/rio-tinto-shares-gain-as-barclays-and-ubs-welcome-shareholder-cash-returns-178135.html Fundamentals 'returning to the fore' in mining, says Mining Capital's Alastair Ford https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/307314/fundamentals-returning-to-the-fore-in-mining-says-mining-capital-s-alastair-ford-7314.html Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/307314/fundamentals-returning-to-the-fore-in-mining-says-mining-capital-s-alastair-ford-7314.html Rio Tinto cuts full year copper production guidance after first quarter hit by strikes in Chile https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/176649/rio-tinto-cuts-full-year-copper-production-guidance-after-first-quarter-hit-by-strikes-in-chile-176649.html Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/176649/rio-tinto-cuts-full-year-copper-production-guidance-after-first-quarter-hit-by-strikes-in-chile-176649.html Sell, sell, sell and hold. Haitong takes downbeat view on mining majors https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172987/sell-sell-sell-and-hold-haitong-takes-downbeat-view-on-mining-majors-172987.html Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:53:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172987/sell-sell-sell-and-hold-haitong-takes-downbeat-view-on-mining-majors-172987.html Rio Tinto best of the big miners, says Deutsche Bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172917/rio-tinto-best-of-the-big-miners-says-deutsche-bank-172917.html Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172917/rio-tinto-best-of-the-big-miners-says-deutsche-bank-172917.html Rio Tinto pleases with US$3.6bn cash return after 2016 results beat expectations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172837/rio-tinto-pleases-with-us36bn-cash-return-after-2016-results-beat-expectations-172837.html Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:25:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172837/rio-tinto-pleases-with-us36bn-cash-return-after-2016-results-beat-expectations-172837.html Rio Tinto's 2016 production good, but not good enough https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/171737/rio-tinto-s-2016-production-good-but-not-good-enough-171737.html Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/171737/rio-tinto-s-2016-production-good-but-not-good-enough-171737.html Rio Tinto uptrend looks set to continue, says Zak Mir https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/306742/rio-tinto-uptrend-looks-set-to-continue-says-zak-mir-6742.html Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:35:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/306742/rio-tinto-uptrend-looks-set-to-continue-says-zak-mir-6742.html Brokers take a shine to Rio Tinto. Here's why.. https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/170109/brokers-take-a-shine-to-rio-tinto-here-s-why-170109.html Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/170109/brokers-take-a-shine-to-rio-tinto-here-s-why-170109.html Productivity drive to generate US$5bn for Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/169473/productivity-drive-to-generate-us5bn-for-rio-tinto-169473.html Thu, 24 Nov 2016 10:56:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/169473/productivity-drive-to-generate-us5bn-for-rio-tinto-169473.html Rio Tinto's Davies to take legal action after alleged bribery firing https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/169144/rio-tinto-s-davies-to-take-legal-action-after-alleged-bribery-firing-169144.html Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:59:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/169144/rio-tinto-s-davies-to-take-legal-action-after-alleged-bribery-firing-169144.html Rio Tinto suspends executive over bribery allegation https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/168744/rio-tinto-suspends-executive-over-bribery-allegation Wed, 09 Nov 2016 09:56:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/168744/rio-tinto-suspends-executive-over-bribery-allegation Rio Tinto cuts iron ore and copper production guidance https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167703/rio-tinto-cuts-iron-ore-and-copper-production-guidance-167703.html Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167703/rio-tinto-cuts-iron-ore-and-copper-production-guidance-167703.html VSA Capital Market Movers - Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276318/vsa-capital-market-movers-rio-tinto-26318.html Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:29:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276318/vsa-capital-market-movers-rio-tinto-26318.html Chinese government calls the shots in mining, according to Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167501/chinese-government-calls-the-shots-in-mining-according-to-investec-167501.html Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:36:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167501/chinese-government-calls-the-shots-in-mining-according-to-investec-167501.html Rio Tinto shines a light on a steadier future for miners https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128963/rio-tinto-shines-a-light-on-a-steadier-future-for-miners-128963.html Wed, 03 Aug 2016 12:20:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128963/rio-tinto-shines-a-light-on-a-steadier-future-for-miners-128963.html Rio Tinto sounds a note of caution https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128946/rio-tinto-sounds-a-note-of-caution-128946.html Wed, 03 Aug 2016 07:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128946/rio-tinto-sounds-a-note-of-caution-128946.html Rio Tinto to expand Oyu Tolgoi after landmark deal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/125652/rio-tinto-to-expand-oyu-tolgoi-after-landmark-deal-125652.html Fri, 06 May 2016 13:22:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/125652/rio-tinto-to-expand-oyu-tolgoi-after-landmark-deal-125652.html Rio Tinto boosts iron ore production despite falling prices https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/124953/rio-tinto-boosts-iron-ore-production-despite-falling-prices-124953.html Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:05:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/124953/rio-tinto-boosts-iron-ore-production-despite-falling-prices-124953.html Deutsche has Rio Tinto PLC and Acacia Mining PLC as top pick miners https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274651/deutsche-has-rio-tinto-plc-and-acacia-mining-plc-as-top-pick-miners-24651.html Mon, 04 Apr 2016 09:27:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274651/deutsche-has-rio-tinto-plc-and-acacia-mining-plc-as-top-pick-miners-24651.html Rio Tinto boss steps down after commodity price dip https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/123794/rio-tinto-boss-steps-down-after-commodity-price-dip-123794.html Thu, 17 Mar 2016 08:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/123794/rio-tinto-boss-steps-down-after-commodity-price-dip-123794.html Rio Tinto shares fall after Moody's downgrade https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122946/rio-tinto-shares-fall-after-moody-s-downgrade-122946.html Wed, 24 Feb 2016 20:54:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122946/rio-tinto-shares-fall-after-moody-s-downgrade-122946.html Rio Tinto and the art of the orderly retreat https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274254/rio-tinto-and-the-art-of-the-orderly-retreat-24254.html Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:18:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274254/rio-tinto-and-the-art-of-the-orderly-retreat-24254.html Rio Tinto cuts divi to combat price dip but doubts linger https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122436/rio-tinto-cuts-divi-to-combat-price-dip-but-doubts-linger-122436.html Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122436/rio-tinto-cuts-divi-to-combat-price-dip-but-doubts-linger-122436.html Rio Tinto's dividend bows to the inevitable https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122417/rio-tinto-s-dividend-bows-to-the-inevitable-122417.html Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/122417/rio-tinto-s-dividend-bows-to-the-inevitable-122417.html Rio Tinto to boost iron output despite price collapse https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121481/rio-tinto-to-boost-iron-output-despite-price-collapse-121481.html Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:58:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121481/rio-tinto-to-boost-iron-output-despite-price-collapse-121481.html Beleaguered miners still have appeal despite drastic falls https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121130/beleaguered-miners-still-have-appeal-despite-drastic-falls-121130.html Sat, 09 Jan 2016 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121130/beleaguered-miners-still-have-appeal-despite-drastic-falls-121130.html Rio Tinto secures funding for Mongolian mine https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/120467/rio-tinto-secures-funding-for-mongolian-mine-120467.html Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:35:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/120467/rio-tinto-secures-funding-for-mongolian-mine-120467.html Savvy investors buying back into mining shares, says Mines and Money chief https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/304291/savvy-investors-buying-back-into-mining-shares-says-mines-and-money-chief-4291.html Thu, 22 Oct 2015 10:26:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/304291/savvy-investors-buying-back-into-mining-shares-says-mines-and-money-chief-4291.html Rio Tinto still has fans after reducing copper output guidance https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116325/rio-tinto-still-has-fans-after-reducing-copper-output-guidance-116325.html Fri, 16 Oct 2015 16:34:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116325/rio-tinto-still-has-fans-after-reducing-copper-output-guidance-116325.html Rio Tinto copper output dips but brokers stay upbeat https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116293/rio-tinto-copper-output-dips-but-brokers-stay-upbeat-116293.html Fri, 16 Oct 2015 09:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116293/rio-tinto-copper-output-dips-but-brokers-stay-upbeat-116293.html Morgan Stanley research could herald green shoots of recovery in the mining sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/273348/morgan-stanley-research-could-herald-green-shoots-of-recovery-in-the-mining-sector-23348.html Mon, 12 Oct 2015 06:53:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/273348/morgan-stanley-research-could-herald-green-shoots-of-recovery-in-the-mining-sector-23348.html Call for Rio and BHP to stop paying and start buying https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/115940/call-for-rio-and-bhp-to-stop-paying-and-start-buying-115940.html Thu, 08 Oct 2015 10:17:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/115940/call-for-rio-and-bhp-to-stop-paying-and-start-buying-115940.html Alastair Ford: Rio Tinto has gone back a decade. Or has it? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/273155/alastair-ford-rio-tinto-has-gone-back-a-decade-or-has-it-23155.html Fri, 18 Sep 2015 12:09:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/273155/alastair-ford-rio-tinto-has-gone-back-a-decade-or-has-it-23155.html Rio exceed expectations, but outlook dubious https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/272726/rio-exceed-expectations-but-outlook-dubious-22726.html Sat, 08 Aug 2015 06:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/272726/rio-exceed-expectations-but-outlook-dubious-22726.html Rio Tinto profits drop 70% as commodity crunch bites https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109727/rio-tinto-profits-drop-70-as-commodity-crunch-bites-109727.html Thu, 06 Aug 2015 08:34:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109727/rio-tinto-profits-drop-70-as-commodity-crunch-bites-109727.html Rio and Anglo edge higher despite mixed performances https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109079/rio-and-anglo-edge-higher-despite-mixed-performances-109079.html Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109079/rio-and-anglo-edge-higher-despite-mixed-performances-109079.html Market has ‘overshot’ mining sell-off, Citi says https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108883/market-has-overshot-mining-sell-off-citi-says-108883.html Fri, 10 Jul 2015 10:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108883/market-has-overshot-mining-sell-off-citi-says-108883.html Is the future anything but bleak for junior iron ore miners? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108718/is-the-future-anything-but-bleak-for-junior-iron-ore-miners-108718.html Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108718/is-the-future-anything-but-bleak-for-junior-iron-ore-miners-108718.html Rio Tinto's first quarter iron ore shipments miss forecasts https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/68239/rio-tintos-first-quarter-iron-ore-shipments-miss-forecasts-79505.html Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/68239/rio-tintos-first-quarter-iron-ore-shipments-miss-forecasts-79505.html Iron ore price rout set to persist as experts turn ultra-bearish https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67961/iron-ore-price-rout-set-to-persist-as-experts-turn-ultra-bearish-79212.html Big name brokers cut their iron ore price forecasts today after Australian officials warned on the outlook for the country's biggest export.

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:11:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67961/iron-ore-price-rout-set-to-persist-as-experts-turn-ultra-bearish-79212.html
UPDATE - Copper miners rejoice at Mongolian breakthrough https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67811/update-copper-miners-rejoice-at-mongolian-breakthrough-79038.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 15:10:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67811/update-copper-miners-rejoice-at-mongolian-breakthrough-79038.html Mining shares may surprise despite low metal prices, suggests Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67038/mining-shares-may-surprise-despite-low-metal-prices-suggests-investec--78203.html Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:06:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67038/mining-shares-may-surprise-despite-low-metal-prices-suggests-investec--78203.html Buyback into Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/266321/buyback-into-rio-tinto-17960.html With the sector expected to head back to growth in 2016, I believe Rio Tinto offers good value given its high-quality assets, strong balance sheet and appealing valuation.

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Rio Tinto defies profits decline with US$2bn buy-back https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/66162/rio-tinto-defies-profits-decline-with-us2bn-buy-back-77230.html Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09:31:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/66162/rio-tinto-defies-profits-decline-with-us2bn-buy-back-77230.html Rio Tinto's fourth quarter production update gets mixed reception https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65431/rio-tintos-fourth-quarter-production-update-gets-mixed-reception-76399.html 2014 was viewed by many as a tough one for resource companies, but not for Rio Tinto, according to its chief executive. Iron ore production hit a new record but, as brokers were quick to observe, many challenges stil face the mining leviathan.

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Commodities prices poised to remain depressed in 2015 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64875/commodities-prices-poised-to-remain-depressed-in-2015-75772.html A year ago, there was still talk of the potential for strengthening commodity prices in 2014 but the reality has been different.

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Fri, 02 Jan 2015 13:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64875/commodities-prices-poised-to-remain-depressed-in-2015-75772.html
Rio agrees US$350mln investment for Diavik mine https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64010/rio-agrees-us350mln-investment-for-diavik-mine--74796.html Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:31:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/64010/rio-agrees-us350mln-investment-for-diavik-mine--74796.html Rio Tinto highights cash flow as iron output surges https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62719/rio-tinto-highights-cash-flow-as-iron-output-surges-73274.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62719/rio-tinto-highights-cash-flow-as-iron-output-surges-73274.html Will they or won't they? Analysts mull over possible Glencore/ Rio tie-up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62466/will-they-or-wont-they-analysts-mull-over-possible-glencore-rio-tie-up-72994.html News of a possible merger between mining titans Rio Tinto and Glencore appeared to have some city analysts split over whether any deal would actually take place.

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62466/will-they-or-wont-they-analysts-mull-over-possible-glencore-rio-tie-up-72994.html
Rio Tinto confirms it rebuffed US$160bn Glencore approach https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62452/rio-tinto-confirms-it-rebuffed-us160bn-glencore-approach--72981.html Rio Tinto confirmed that it rebuffed a US$160bn merger approach that would have created the world’s largest miner.

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Rio shares higher as first half performance smashes market estimates https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60663/rio-shares-higher-as-first-half-performance-smashes-market-estimates-71083.html Shares in mining giant Rio Tinto edged higher in London this morning as it unveiled an "oustanding" first half performance despite weaker commodity prices.

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Rio Tinto looks vulnerable to overweight iron ore exposure https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/265058/rio-tinto-looks-vulnerable-to-overweight-iron-ore-exposure-16637.html RIO currently trades on 10x earnings, a slight discount to its major peers, although the company’s heavy reliance on iron ore is a concern and warrants the discount. 

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 09:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/265058/rio-tinto-looks-vulnerable-to-overweight-iron-ore-exposure-16637.html
Rio Tinto happy with low iron price as output surges https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60042/rio-tinto-happy-with-low-iron-price-as-output-surges-70431.html Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/60042/rio-tinto-happy-with-low-iron-price-as-output-surges-70431.html Big miners need catalysts to maintain momentum, HSBC suggests https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57777/big-miners-need-catalysts-to-maintain-momentum-hsbc-suggests-68031.html Big miners have shown their strength in the face of commodity headwinds, but going forward investors may need to sharpen their selection criteria, suggests HSBC.

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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57777/big-miners-need-catalysts-to-maintain-momentum-hsbc-suggests-68031.html
Rio Tinto hits new records for iron, bauxite https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57424/rio-tinto-hits-new-records-for-iron-bauxite-67660.html Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57424/rio-tinto-hits-new-records-for-iron-bauxite-67660.html Rio digs deep despite iron-ore weakness https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/264172/rio-digs-deep-despite-iron-ore-weakness-15735.html Sam Walsh is the new man at the helm and following a year of aggressive cost cutting and reduced spending on new mining projects, Rio has turned last year’s record loss into a $3.7 billion profit, while posting record output of iron ore, bauxite and thermal coal.


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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 07:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/264172/rio-digs-deep-despite-iron-ore-weakness-15735.html
Rio Tinto’s underlying profit up 10%; dividend lifted on confident outlook https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/55654/rio-tintos-underlying-profit-up-10-dividend-lifted-on-confident-outlook--65774.html Thu, 13 Feb 2014 07:28:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/55654/rio-tintos-underlying-profit-up-10-dividend-lifted-on-confident-outlook--65774.html Mood of cautious optimism at Indaba 2014, say analysts https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/55576/mood-of-cautious-optimism-at-indaba-2014-say-analysts-65698.html The mood from one of mining’s major gatherings was one of cautious optimism, according to analysts and mining executives who attended the Indaba conference in Cape Town last week.

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Rio Tinto upbeat as production rises in core areas https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54865/rio-tinto-upbeat-as-production-rises-in-core-areas-64915.html Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:41:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54865/rio-tinto-upbeat-as-production-rises-in-core-areas-64915.html Two minute briefing - Know your ores https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54445/two-minute-briefing-know-your-ores-64479.html When we think of exploration firms, we imagine them scouring the earth for physical gold, iron or copper. But what they are actually on the hunt for is ore - this is the name given to the rock in the earth’s crust, from which treasure such as gold is sourced.

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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 11:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54445/two-minute-briefing-know-your-ores-64479.html
Rio Tinto focused on costs as capital spending cut back https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53810/rio-tinto-focused-on-costs-as-capital-spending-cut-back-63824.html Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:44:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53810/rio-tinto-focused-on-costs-as-capital-spending-cut-back-63824.html Rio Tinto: Canaccord welcomes Pilbara expansion plans https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53700/rio-tinto-canaccord-welcomes-pilbara-expansion-plans-63686.html Thu, 28 Nov 2013 14:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53700/rio-tinto-canaccord-welcomes-pilbara-expansion-plans-63686.html Rio and BHP top the list as Jefferies says buy high quality iron ore stocks https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53528/rio-and-bhp-top-the-list-as-jefferies-says-buy-high-quality-iron-ore-stocks-63502.html Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:23:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53528/rio-and-bhp-top-the-list-as-jefferies-says-buy-high-quality-iron-ore-stocks-63502.html Citi reckons mining sector spend will continue to fall, while Canaccord looks on the bright side https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/52459/citi-reckons-mining-sector-spend-will-continue-to-fall-while-canaccord-looks-on-the-bright-side--62304.html The American bank Citi’s research on the spending habits of the big miners paints a rather gloomy picture. However, in research published on Friday, broker Canaccord believes the current negativity is helping hide the potential of the market’s winners.

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/52459/citi-reckons-mining-sector-spend-will-continue-to-fall-while-canaccord-looks-on-the-bright-side--62304.html
Rio Tinto impresses as copper and iron output climbs https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/52337/rio-tinto-impresses-as-copper-and-iron-output-climbs-62166.html Tue, 15 Oct 2013 09:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/52337/rio-tinto-impresses-as-copper-and-iron-output-climbs-62166.html Rio Tinto set to gain most from potential tax changes in Oz https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/51271/rio-tinto-set-to-gain-most-from-potential-tax-changes-in-oz-60965.html Wed, 11 Sep 2013 09:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/51271/rio-tinto-set-to-gain-most-from-potential-tax-changes-in-oz-60965.html Prospects for miners may be turning up, suggest brokers https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50370/prospects-for-miners-may-be-turning-up-suggest-brokers-59939.html Mon, 12 Aug 2013 11:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50370/prospects-for-miners-may-be-turning-up-suggest-brokers-59939.html Rio Tinto cans aluminium asset sale; earnings slide https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50282/rio-tinto-cans-aluminium-asset-sale-earnings-slide--59849.html Thu, 08 Aug 2013 08:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50282/rio-tinto-cans-aluminium-asset-sale-earnings-slide--59849.html Nomura paints bleak picture of mining https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50113/nomura-paints-bleak-picture-of-mining-59678.html Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50113/nomura-paints-bleak-picture-of-mining-59678.html Rio Tinto emerges as top City mining pick; Merrill runs through its doomsday scenario for sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49706/rio-tinto-emerges-as-top-city-mining-pick-merrill-runs-through-its-doomsday-scenario-for-sector-59197.html A mixed picture has emerged from the trading statements of the big three miners reporting this week. Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton are generally regarded to have exceeded expectations, with Anglo American seen as the laggard

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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 10:04:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49706/rio-tinto-emerges-as-top-city-mining-pick-merrill-runs-through-its-doomsday-scenario-for-sector-59197.html
Rio Tinto shrugs off floods with record iron ore production https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49575/rio-tinto-shrugs-off-floods-with-record-iron-ore-production-59037.html Wet weather and a conveyor belt breakage failed to derail mining giant Rio Tinto in the latest quarter as it posted record first-half iron ore production

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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 07:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49575/rio-tinto-shrugs-off-floods-with-record-iron-ore-production-59037.html
Rio Tinto price reflects iron ore uncertainties says BoA Merrill https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49261/rio-tinto-price-reflects-iron-ore-uncertainties-says-boa-merrill-58678.html Thu, 04 Jul 2013 09:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/49261/rio-tinto-price-reflects-iron-ore-uncertainties-says-boa-merrill-58678.html Miners in focus as Deutsche Bank takes out the red pen https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/48977/miners-in-focus-as-deutsche-bank-takes-out-the-red-pen-58356.html Tue, 25 Jun 2013 10:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/48977/miners-in-focus-as-deutsche-bank-takes-out-the-red-pen-58356.html Rio Tinto mulls diamond ops flotation https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/48310/rio-tinto-mulls-diamond-ops-flotation-57582.html Mon, 03 Jun 2013 09:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/48310/rio-tinto-mulls-diamond-ops-flotation-57582.html Rio Tinto should press on with Pilbara 360, UBS advises https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47725/rio-tinto-should-press-on-with-pilbara-360-ubs-advises-56879.html Tue, 14 May 2013 10:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47725/rio-tinto-should-press-on-with-pilbara-360-ubs-advises-56879.html Dividend yields underestimate strength of mining majors, suggests broker https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47243/dividend-yields-underestimate-strength-of-mining-majors-suggests-broker-56318.html Yields are indicating the miners are either ex-growth or cheap, says Liberum

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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47243/dividend-yields-underestimate-strength-of-mining-majors-suggests-broker-56318.html
Brokers warm to major miners again https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46661/brokers-warm-to-major-miners-again--55663.html Wed, 10 Apr 2013 11:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46661/brokers-warm-to-major-miners-again--55663.html Rising supply set to weigh on metals prices, suggests Credit Suisse https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46424/rising-supply-set-to-weigh-on-metals-prices-suggests-credit-suisse-55384.html Prices of industrial and precious metals are set to mark time at best over the rest of the year as supply begins to increase, according to new research from Credit Suisse.

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Wed, 03 Apr 2013 11:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46424/rising-supply-set-to-weigh-on-metals-prices-suggests-credit-suisse-55384.html
Rio Tinto mulls Canada iron ore sale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45509/rio-tinto-mulls-canada-iron-ore-sale-54298.html Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45509/rio-tinto-mulls-canada-iron-ore-sale-54298.html Rio Tinto to slash costs after first ever full-year loss https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44997/rio-tinto-to-slash-costs-after-first-ever-full-year-loss-53687.html Thu, 14 Feb 2013 06:59:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44997/rio-tinto-to-slash-costs-after-first-ever-full-year-loss-53687.html Mining stock valuations leave little room for disappointment, says broker https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44053/mining-stock-valuations-leave-little-room-for-disappointment-says-broker-52560.html Valuations of some of the world’s largest miners leave “little room for disappointment”, according Exane BNP Paribas. Analysts from the French investment bank reached this conclusion in a note on the industry that also assessed the prospects for the majors.

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 10:51:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44053/mining-stock-valuations-leave-little-room-for-disappointment-says-broker-52560.html
UPDATE: Brokers look on the bright side of Rio Tinto boss's shock exit https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44051/update-brokers-look-on-the-bright-side-of-rio-tinto-bosss-shock-exit-52558.html The departure of chief executive Tom Albanese at Rio Tinto after the company booked massive paper losses on its aluminium and coal assets may see an end to overpriced acquisitions, some analysts believe.

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 10:06:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44051/update-brokers-look-on-the-bright-side-of-rio-tinto-bosss-shock-exit-52558.html
Rio Tinto boss Albanese exits after Mozambique fiasco https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44045/rio-tinto-boss-albanese-exits-after-mozambique-fiasco-52552.html Tom Albanese, chief executive officer of Rio Tinto has made an abrupt exit from the mining giant after the group announced US$14bn of impairments.

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 07:23:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44045/rio-tinto-boss-albanese-exits-after-mozambique-fiasco-52552.html
Rio Tinto best placed as iron price increases, says JPM https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44004/rio-tinto-best-placed-as-iron-price-increases-says-jpm--52494.html Wed, 16 Jan 2013 10:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44004/rio-tinto-best-placed-as-iron-price-increases-says-jpm--52494.html Rio Tinto reports record iron ore production https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43955/rio-tinto-reports-record-iron-ore-production-52428.html Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:11:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43955/rio-tinto-reports-record-iron-ore-production-52428.html Jefferies says outlook for mining sector improving; recommends buying into big names https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43808/jefferies-says-outlook-for-mining-sector-improving-recommends-buying-into-big-names-52225.html City broker Jefferies reckons investors should buy into the big mining players in 2013 - with the soon to merge Glenstrata as its top pick. It rates Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) a 'buy' and has upped its target to £43 from £40 previously, while BHP Billiton (LON:BLT), also a 'buy', goes to £26 from £24 previously.

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Thu, 10 Jan 2013 09:55:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/43808/jefferies-says-outlook-for-mining-sector-improving-recommends-buying-into-big-names-52225.html
Rio Tinto finalises $151 million Alcan sale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39983/rio-tinto-finalises-151-million-alcan-sale--47705.html Wed, 05 Sep 2012 09:17:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39983/rio-tinto-finalises-151-million-alcan-sale--47705.html Rio Tinto still top pick among mining majors according to JP Morgan https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39621/rio-tinto-still-top-pick-among-mining-majors-according-to-jp-morgan-47306.html Rio Tinto still top pick among mining majors according to JP Morgan

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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 08:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39621/rio-tinto-still-top-pick-among-mining-majors-according-to-jp-morgan-47306.html
Rio Tinto earnings could rise by 40 per cent in the next three years, says Canaccord https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39145/Rio-Tinto-earnings-could-rise-by-40-per-cent-in-the-next-three-years-says-Canaccord-46747.html Mon, 13 Aug 2012 12:49:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39145/Rio-Tinto-earnings-could-rise-by-40-per-cent-in-the-next-three-years-says-Canaccord-46747.html Rio Tinto optimistic over Chinese demand https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38981/rio-tinto-optimistic-over-chinese-demand-46574.html Wed, 08 Aug 2012 09:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38981/rio-tinto-optimistic-over-chinese-demand-46574.html Brokers still see value in iron ore miners despite China concerns https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38217/brokers-still-see-value-in-iron-ore-miners-despite-china-concerns-45691.html Brokers said today they still see value in iron ore stocks after the latest round of production updates from the major miners.

 

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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 10:12:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38217/brokers-still-see-value-in-iron-ore-miners-despite-china-concerns-45691.html
Rio Tinto reports record iron ore production https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38160/rio-tinto-reports-record-iron-ore-production-45622.html Tue, 17 Jul 2012 09:19:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38160/rio-tinto-reports-record-iron-ore-production-45622.html Rio Tinto ups the ante in Australia as demand from China grows https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/37109/rio-tinto-ups-the-ante-in-australia-as-demand-from-china-grows-44385.html Mining giant Rio Tinto will expand its iron ore output in Australia by 25 per cent by 2015, driven by ongoing growth in Chinese consumption.

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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 07:02:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/37109/rio-tinto-ups-the-ante-in-australia-as-demand-from-china-grows-44385.html
Citi says dividend yield is key criteria for mining investors https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36788/citi-says-dividend-yield-is-key-criteria-for-mining-investors-43981.html Mon, 11 Jun 2012 16:10:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36788/citi-says-dividend-yield-is-key-criteria-for-mining-investors-43981.html Mining correction offers opportunity? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/258149/mining-correction-offers-opportunity-9472.html Iron-ore CEO Sam Walsh, this week said that Chinese iron-ore demand remains steady, with no sign of a slowdown, as he reaffirmed the mining giant’s commitment to raising its output in Western Australia’s Pilbara region by 50% in the next three years.

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Sat, 26 May 2012 10:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/258149/mining-correction-offers-opportunity-9472.html
Mining sector enters deep value territory, says broker https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36216/mining-sector-enters-deep-value-territory-says-broker-43278.html The FTSE-listed mining sector should be a hotbed for value investors given the recent underperformance, according to broker Jefferies.

 

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Thu, 24 May 2012 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36216/mining-sector-enters-deep-value-territory-says-broker-43278.html
Rio Tinto’s development projects to add decades of cashflow for investors, says Deutsche Bank https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/35091/rio-tintos-development-projects-to-add-decades-of-cashflow-for-investors-says-deutsche-bank-41879.html Tue, 24 Apr 2012 10:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/35091/rio-tintos-development-projects-to-add-decades-of-cashflow-for-investors-says-deutsche-bank-41879.html Rio Tinto still a good story despite output miss say brokers https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34855/rio-tinto-still-a-good-story-despite-output-miss-say-brokers-41584.html Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34855/rio-tinto-still-a-good-story-despite-output-miss-say-brokers-41584.html Rio Tinto mulls selling diamond business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34207/rio-tinto-mulls-selling-diamond-business-40773.html Tue, 27 Mar 2012 07:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34207/rio-tinto-mulls-selling-diamond-business-40773.html Rio Tinto's Albanese and Elliott turn down bonuses after earnings plummet 59pct https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/32573/rio-tintos-albanese-and-elliott-turn-down-bonuses-after-earnings-plummet-59pct-38784.html Thu, 09 Feb 2012 08:15:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/32573/rio-tintos-albanese-and-elliott-turn-down-bonuses-after-earnings-plummet-59pct-38784.html Rio Tinto commits further US$3.4 bln in extending Pilbara iron ore operations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/32539/rio-tinto-commits-further-us34-bln-in-extending-pilbara-iron-ore-operations-38737.html Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:23:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/32539/rio-tinto-commits-further-us34-bln-in-extending-pilbara-iron-ore-operations-38737.html Rio Tinto boosted by record output from Pilbara https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31751/rio-tinto-boosted-by-record-output-from-pilbara-37900.html Tue, 17 Jan 2012 10:57:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31751/rio-tinto-boosted-by-record-output-from-pilbara-37900.html Major miners will be forced to "sweat for success", says Citigroup https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31696/major-miners-will-be-forced-to-sweat-for-success-says-citigroup-37837.html The next decade will be all about sweating assets for the world’s major miners, according Citigroup, which this morning gave its long-term assessment of the industry.

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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 11:18:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31696/major-miners-will-be-forced-to-sweat-for-success-says-citigroup-37837.html
China remains key for base metals and bulk commodities in 2012 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31157/china-remains-key-for-base-metals-and-bulk-commodities-in-2012-37252.html Market observers believe 2012 will be a year for the large commodity and base miners rather than their small and medium-sized counterparts.

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Mon, 02 Jan 2012 08:10:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31157/china-remains-key-for-base-metals-and-bulk-commodities-in-2012-37252.html
Rio Tinto not receiving recognition for copper and aluminium, says Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30760/rio-tinto-not-receiving-recognition-for-copper-and-aluminium-says-investec-36785.html Fri, 09 Dec 2011 09:34:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30760/rio-tinto-not-receiving-recognition-for-copper-and-aluminium-says-investec-36785.html Rio Tinto wins control of Hathor Exploration https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30442/rio-tinto-wins-control-of-hathor-exploration-36376.html Thu, 01 Dec 2011 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30442/rio-tinto-wins-control-of-hathor-exploration-36376.html Rio Tinto and Xstrata are Nomura's favoured mining stocks https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30284/rio-tinto-and-xstrata-are-nomuras-favoured-mining-stocks-36195.html Mon, 28 Nov 2011 09:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30284/rio-tinto-and-xstrata-are-nomuras-favoured-mining-stocks-36195.html Rio Tinto “best positioned” to capture iron ore market share, says Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30119/rio-tinto-best-positioned-to-capture-iron-ore-market-share-says-investec-36015.html Investec rates both Rio and BHP Billiton as ‘buys’ but it has reduced its price targets for the two shares

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Wed, 23 Nov 2011 09:23:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/30119/rio-tinto-best-positioned-to-capture-iron-ore-market-share-says-investec-36015.html
Rio Tinto, Glencore and European Goldfields UBS's top picks in the mining sector https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/28764/rio-tinto-glencore-and-european-goldfields-ubss-top-picks-in-the-mining-sector--34376.html

Rio Tinto, Glencore and European Goldfields are UBS’s top picks in the mining sector. In a note out today the Swiss bank said the outlook for commodities and mining had “turned more constructive”.

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Fri, 14 Oct 2011 11:14:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/28764/rio-tinto-glencore-and-european-goldfields-ubss-top-picks-in-the-mining-sector--34376.html
Opportunity to pick up quality copper miners as market for brown metal cracks, says Citi https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/28195/opportunity-to-pick-up-quality-copper-miners-as-market-for-brown-metal-cracks-says-citi-33686.html Rio Tinto is Citi’s favourite copper play as the bank sees near-term uncertainty as an opportunity for investors to pick up quality copper miners

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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 11:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/28195/opportunity-to-pick-up-quality-copper-miners-as-market-for-brown-metal-cracks-says-citi-33686.html
Rio Tinto to invest US$833 million in Pilbara operation https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27752/Rio-Tinto-to-invest-US-833-million-in-Pilbara-operation-33157.html Thu, 15 Sep 2011 07:12:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27752/Rio-Tinto-to-invest-US-833-million-in-Pilbara-operation-33157.html Coal & Allied independent directors give thumbs up to improved Rio/Mitsubishi offer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27153/coal-allied-independent-directors-give-thumbs-up-to-improved-riomitsubishi-offer-32409.html Fri, 26 Aug 2011 08:54:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27153/coal-allied-independent-directors-give-thumbs-up-to-improved-riomitsubishi-offer-32409.html Rio Tinto spends C$529.5 million to raise its stake in Ivanhoe Mines to 48.5 per cent https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27021/rio-tinto-spends-c5295-million-to-raise-its-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-485-per-cent-32357.html Thu, 25 Aug 2011 08:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/27021/rio-tinto-spends-c5295-million-to-raise-its-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-485-per-cent-32357.html Citi analysts eye relative value in mining sector despite poor markets https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26441/citi-analysts-eye-relative-value-in-mining-sector-despite-poor-markets-31544.html Thu, 04 Aug 2011 14:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26441/citi-analysts-eye-relative-value-in-mining-sector-despite-poor-markets-31544.html Rio Tinto posts record interim earnings on higher prices https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26418/rio-tinto-posts-record-interim-earnings-on-higher-prices-31517.html Thu, 04 Aug 2011 07:58:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26418/rio-tinto-posts-record-interim-earnings-on-higher-prices-31517.html Buy Anglo American and Rio Tinto and Sell Xstrata, says Goldman Sachs https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25934/buy-anglo-american-and-rio-tinto-and-sell-xstrata-says-goldman-sachs--30961.html Thu, 21 Jul 2011 09:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25934/buy-anglo-american-and-rio-tinto-and-sell-xstrata-says-goldman-sachs--30961.html Rio Tinto’s iron ore exposure a hit with Citi analysts https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25579/rio-tintos-iron-ore-exposure-a-hit-with-citi-analysts-30533.html Rio Tinto's heavy exposure to iron ore is proving a major attraction for Citi analysts who believe, in contrast to the market, that constraints in supply are looming for the commodity near term.  Having already outperformed over the year to date, the broker believes the mining giant can continue to motor ahead.  

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Rio Tinto deserves re-rating, says JP Morgan https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25373/rio-tinto-deserves-re-rating-says-jp-morgan-30294.html Wed, 06 Jul 2011 08:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25373/rio-tinto-deserves-re-rating-says-jp-morgan-30294.html Rio appoints new chief for Riversdale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24938/rio-appoints-new-chief-for-riversdale-29794.html Fri, 24 Jun 2011 08:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24938/rio-appoints-new-chief-for-riversdale-29794.html Rio Tinto boosts stake in Ivanhoe Mines to over 46%; advances Oyu Tolgoi development https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24851/rio-tinto-boosts-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-over-46-advances-oyu-tolgoi-development-29687.html Tue, 21 Jun 2011 16:18:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24851/rio-tinto-boosts-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-over-46-advances-oyu-tolgoi-development-29687.html Deutsche positive over Rio Tinto's iron ore expansion plans https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24409/deutsche-positive-over-rio-tintos-iron-ore-expansion-plans--29156.html Wed, 08 Jun 2011 13:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24409/deutsche-positive-over-rio-tintos-iron-ore-expansion-plans--29156.html Rio Tinto shares have never looked cheaper says Citigroup https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24180/rio-tinto-shares-have-never-looked-cheaper-says-citigroup-28878.html Wed, 01 Jun 2011 11:26:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24180/rio-tinto-shares-have-never-looked-cheaper-says-citigroup-28878.html Rio Tinto extends A$16.50/share offer for Riversdale Mining https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/23840/rio-tinto-extends-a1650share-offer-for-riversdale-mining-28460.html Fri, 20 May 2011 09:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/23840/rio-tinto-extends-a1650share-offer-for-riversdale-mining-28460.html Investor nerves prompt highest net selling in mining sector for five years https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/23129/investor-nerves-prompt-highest-net-selling-in-mining-sector-for-five-years-27580.html The FTSE is approaching levels not seen for two and a half years yet it seems investors are succumbing to the jitters. Nowhere is this nervousness more apparent than in the mining sector, it seems.

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Rio Tinto secures control of Riversdale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/22810/rio-tinto-secures-control-of-riversdale-27197.html Fri, 08 Apr 2011 07:53:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/22810/rio-tinto-secures-control-of-riversdale-27197.html Rio Tinto gains nearly 50% of shares in Riversdale Mining and ups offer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/22752/rio-tinto-gains-nearly-50-of-shares-in-riversdale-mining-and-ups-offer--27133.html Wed, 06 Apr 2011 13:09:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/22752/rio-tinto-gains-nearly-50-of-shares-in-riversdale-mining-and-ups-offer--27133.html Rio Tinto 2010 earnings triple as iron ore and copper prices surge https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/21313/rio-tinto-2010-earnings-triple-as-iron-ore-and-copper-prices-surge-25409.html Thu, 10 Feb 2011 08:31:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/21313/rio-tinto-2010-earnings-triple-as-iron-ore-and-copper-prices-surge-25409.html Rio Tinto Alcan says force majeure has ended, aluminium deliveries resume https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20825/rio-tinto-alcan-says-force-majeure-has-ended-aluminium-deliveries-resume-24816.html Fri, 21 Jan 2011 07:47:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20825/rio-tinto-alcan-says-force-majeure-has-ended-aluminium-deliveries-resume-24816.html Rio Tinto to acquire coal miner Riversdale Mining at 46% premium https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20319/rio-tinto-to-acquire-coal-miner-riversdale-mining-at-46-premium-24244.html Thu, 23 Dec 2010 09:14:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/20319/rio-tinto-to-acquire-coal-miner-riversdale-mining-at-46-premium-24244.html Rio Tinto extends JV agreement with China’s Sinosteel Corp for 50 Mt of iron ore https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/19799/rio-tinto-extends-jv-agreement-with-chinas-sinosteel-corp-for-50-mt-of-iron-ore-23628.html Fri, 03 Dec 2010 07:55:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/19799/rio-tinto-extends-jv-agreement-with-chinas-sinosteel-corp-for-50-mt-of-iron-ore-23628.html Rio Tinto Alcan invests additional US$140m in Icelandic smelter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/18116/rio-tinto-alcan-invests-additional-us140m-in-icelandic-smelter-21681.html Mon, 04 Oct 2010 06:29:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/18116/rio-tinto-alcan-invests-additional-us140m-in-icelandic-smelter-21681.html Rio Tinto to invest US$230m in Pilbara iron ore capacity expansion https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/17829/rio-tinto-to-invest-us230m-in-pilbara-iron-ore-capacity-expansion-21366.html Fri, 24 Sep 2010 08:24:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/17829/rio-tinto-to-invest-us230m-in-pilbara-iron-ore-capacity-expansion-21366.html Rio Tinto to invest US$803 mln in Argyle diamond mine as demand recovers https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/17494/rio-tinto-to-invest-us803-mln-in-argyle-diamond-mine-as-demand-recovers-20979.html Tue, 14 Sep 2010 06:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/17494/rio-tinto-to-invest-us803-mln-in-argyle-diamond-mine-as-demand-recovers-20979.html Rio Tinto flags higher investments as metals prices rebound https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16344/rio-tinto-flags-higher-investments-as-metals-prices-rebound-19696.html Thu, 05 Aug 2010 07:58:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16344/rio-tinto-flags-higher-investments-as-metals-prices-rebound-19696.html Ambivalence is perhaps the best way to describe the market’s reaction to Rio Tinto’s June report https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/251785/ambivalence-is-perhaps-the-best-way-to-describe-the-markets-reaction-to-rio-tintos-june-report-19634.html Wed, 04 Aug 2010 08:13:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/251785/ambivalence-is-perhaps-the-best-way-to-describe-the-markets-reaction-to-rio-tintos-june-report-19634.html Ambivalence is perhaps the best way to describe the market’s reaction to Rio Tinto’s June report https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16291/ambivalence-is-perhaps-the-best-way-to-describe-the-markets-reaction-to-rio-tintos-june-report-19634.html Wed, 04 Aug 2010 07:13:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16291/ambivalence-is-perhaps-the-best-way-to-describe-the-markets-reaction-to-rio-tintos-june-report-19634.html Rio Tinto to invest further US$790 mln to increase Pilbara iron ore capacity https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16275/rio-tinto-to-invest-further-us790-mln-to-increase-pilbara-iron-ore-capacity-19610.html Tue, 03 Aug 2010 13:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16275/rio-tinto-to-invest-further-us790-mln-to-increase-pilbara-iron-ore-capacity-19610.html Rio Tinto earmarks further $170 million for massive Simandou iron ore project https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16247/rio-tinto-earmarks-further-170-million-for-massive-simandou-iron-ore-project-19580.html Tue, 03 Aug 2010 06:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/16247/rio-tinto-earmarks-further-170-million-for-massive-simandou-iron-ore-project-19580.html Rio Tinto commits US$200 mln to Pilbara iron ore ops expansion https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15567/rio-tinto-commits-us200-mln-to-pilbara-iron-ore-ops-expansion-18820.html Wed, 14 Jul 2010 08:53:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15567/rio-tinto-commits-us200-mln-to-pilbara-iron-ore-ops-expansion-18820.html Mining majors rejoice as Australia scraps supertax, proposes iron ore and coal profit levy https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15169/mining-majors-rejoice-as-australia-scraps-supertax-proposes-iron-ore-and-coal-profit-levy-18370.html Fri, 02 Jul 2010 08:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15169/mining-majors-rejoice-as-australia-scraps-supertax-proposes-iron-ore-and-coal-profit-levy-18370.html Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton reach new tax agreement with Western Australian govt https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14769/rio-tinto-and-bhp-billiton-reach-new-tax-agreement-with-western-australian-govt-17924.html Mon, 21 Jun 2010 08:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14769/rio-tinto-and-bhp-billiton-reach-new-tax-agreement-with-western-australian-govt-17924.html S&P raises Rio Tinto outlook from stable to positive https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14682/sp-raises-rio-tinto-outlook-from-stable-to-positive-17821.html Fri, 18 Jun 2010 08:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14682/sp-raises-rio-tinto-outlook-from-stable-to-positive-17821.html Rio Tinto receives final approvals to develop Kennecott Eagle nickel-copper mine in USA https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14561/rio-tinto-receives-final-approvals-to-develop-kennecott-eagle-nickel-copper-mine-in-usa-17683.html Tue, 15 Jun 2010 14:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/14561/rio-tinto-receives-final-approvals-to-develop-kennecott-eagle-nickel-copper-mine-in-usa-17683.html Rio Tinto: no decision yet to shelve mining projects https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/13361/rio-tinto-no-decision-yet-to-shelve-mining-projects-16300.html Thu, 06 May 2010 06:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/13361/rio-tinto-no-decision-yet-to-shelve-mining-projects-16300.html Rio Tinto joins rivals BHP Billiton and Vale by switching to quarterly pricing reviews for iron ore sales https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/251601/rio-tinto-joins-rivals-bhp-billiton-and-vale-by-switching-to-quarterly-pricing-reviews-for-iron-ore-sales-16043.html Wed, 28 Apr 2010 11:23:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/251601/rio-tinto-joins-rivals-bhp-billiton-and-vale-by-switching-to-quarterly-pricing-reviews-for-iron-ore-sales-16043.html Rio Tinto joins rivals BHP Billiton and Vale by switching to quarterly pricing reviews for iron ore sales https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/13133/rio-tinto-joins-rivals-bhp-billiton-and-vale-by-switching-to-quarterly-pricing-reviews-for-iron-ore-sales-16043.html Wed, 28 Apr 2010 10:23:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/13133/rio-tinto-joins-rivals-bhp-billiton-and-vale-by-switching-to-quarterly-pricing-reviews-for-iron-ore-sales-16043.html A fundamental shift in the iron ore market has begun https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/12666/a-fundamental-shift-in-the-iron-ore-market-has-begun-15515.html As Rio Tinto confirms it will be  joining BHP Billiton and Vale in pursuing quarterly iron ore contract negotiation, the world’s three largest iron ore producers bring a fundamental shift in the industry away from the forty year old system of annual agreements, with ramifications of which are likely to be felt for decades to come.

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Rio Tinto and Chinalco come back to the table https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11884/rio-tinto-and-chinalco-come-back-to-the-table-14629.html As many large industrial groups in China are still state backed organisations, there has been a concerted effort and a lot of cash directed at snapping up iron ore assets across the globe that the Chinese can export home.

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Fri, 19 Mar 2010 09:45:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11884/rio-tinto-and-chinalco-come-back-to-the-table-14629.html
Rio Tinto and Chinalco may partner on Oyu Tolgoi Gold-Copper Project https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11226/rio-tinto-and-chinalco-may-partner-on-oyu-tolgoi-gold-copper-project-14488.html Tue, 16 Mar 2010 13:26:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11226/rio-tinto-and-chinalco-may-partner-on-oyu-tolgoi-gold-copper-project-14488.html Rio Tinto increases stake in Ivanhoe Mines to 22.4% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11230/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-224-13878.html Mon, 01 Mar 2010 13:25:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11230/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-224-13878.html Rio Tinto hires new partners to develop new block cave mining technology https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11020/rio-tinto-hires-new-partners-to-develop-new-block-cave-mining-technology-13643.html Tue, 23 Feb 2010 11:53:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/11020/rio-tinto-hires-new-partners-to-develop-new-block-cave-mining-technology-13643.html Rio Tinto completes US$1.9bn Alcan Packaging asset sale to Amcor https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10332/rio-tinto-completes-us19bn-alcan-packaging-asset-sale-to-amcor-12860.html Tue, 02 Feb 2010 08:37:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10332/rio-tinto-completes-us19bn-alcan-packaging-asset-sale-to-amcor-12860.html Rio Tinto reports strong demand for iron ore, copper and gold in fourth quarter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9963/rio-tinto-reports-strong-demand-for-iron-ore-copper-and-gold-in-fourth-quarter-12445.html Thu, 21 Jan 2010 08:13:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9963/rio-tinto-reports-strong-demand-for-iron-ore-copper-and-gold-in-fourth-quarter-12445.html Rio Tinto reports record performance for iron ore operation in Q4 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9731/rio-tinto-reports-record-performance-for-iron-ore-operation-in-q4-12180.html Thu, 14 Jan 2010 11:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9731/rio-tinto-reports-record-performance-for-iron-ore-operation-in-q4-12180.html Rio Awards A$200 Million Iron Ore Mining Contract To Indigenous Joint Venture in Pilbara https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9154/rio-awards-a200-million-iron-ore-mining-contract-to-indigenous-joint-venture-in-pilbara-11513.html Fri, 18 Dec 2009 07:46:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/9154/rio-awards-a200-million-iron-ore-mining-contract-to-indigenous-joint-venture-in-pilbara-11513.html BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto Ink Pilbara Iron Ore Joint Venture https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/136/bhp-billiton-and-rio-tinto-ink-pilbara-iron-ore-joint-venture-11012.html Mon, 07 Dec 2009 07:03:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/136/bhp-billiton-and-rio-tinto-ink-pilbara-iron-ore-joint-venture-11012.html Rio Tinto Opens New Research Facility in Brisbane in Collaboration with University of Queensland https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8711/rio-tinto-opens-new-research-facility-in-brisbane-in-collaboration-with-university-of-queensland-10958.html Fri, 04 Dec 2009 07:40:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8711/rio-tinto-opens-new-research-facility-in-brisbane-in-collaboration-with-university-of-queensland-10958.html Rio Tinto's Rossing Uranium Mine could maintain production to 2023 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8500/rio-tintos-rossing-uranium-mine-could-maintain-production-to-2023-10715.html Mon, 30 Nov 2009 08:12:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8500/rio-tintos-rossing-uranium-mine-could-maintain-production-to-2023-10715.html Rio Tinto Inks Innovative Deal With Australian Mine Developer Iron Ore Holdings https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8305/rio-tinto-inks-innovative-deal-with-australian-mine-developer-iron-ore-holdings-10503.html Tue, 24 Nov 2009 06:56:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/8305/rio-tinto-inks-innovative-deal-with-australian-mine-developer-iron-ore-holdings-10503.html CGI Group lands three year application support deal from Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7901/cgi-group-lands-three-year-application-support-deal-from-rio-tinto-10057.html Tue, 10 Nov 2009 13:28:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7901/cgi-group-lands-three-year-application-support-deal-from-rio-tinto-10057.html Rio Tinto increases Stake In Ivanhoe Mines to Almost 20% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7463/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-almost-20-9541.html Wed, 28 Oct 2009 07:13:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/7463/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-ivanhoe-mines-to-almost-20-9541.html Rio Tinto signs investment deal with Mongolian govt for Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold project https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6806/rio-tinto-signs-investment-deal-with-mongolian-govt-for-oyu-tolgoi-copper-gold-project-8819.html Tue, 06 Oct 2009 05:56:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6806/rio-tinto-signs-investment-deal-with-mongolian-govt-for-oyu-tolgoi-copper-gold-project-8819.html Rio Tinto completes US$750 million sale of Corumba to Vale https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6345/rio-tinto-completes-us750-million-sale-of-corumba-to-vale-8322.html Mon, 21 Sep 2009 07:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/6345/rio-tinto-completes-us750-million-sale-of-corumba-to-vale-8322.html Rio Tinto first half profits fall 65%, in-line with expectations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5605/rio-tinto-first-half-profits-fall-65-in-line-with-expectations-7493.html Thu, 20 Aug 2009 14:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5605/rio-tinto-first-half-profits-fall-65-in-line-with-expectations-7493.html Rio Tinto continues asset sale, receives US$2 billion binding offer for Alcan Packaging https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5518/rio-tinto-continues-asset-sale-receives-us2-billion-binding-offer-for-alcan-packaging-7381.html Tue, 18 Aug 2009 07:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5518/rio-tinto-continues-asset-sale-receives-us2-billion-binding-offer-for-alcan-packaging-7381.html Rio Tinto unit Cloud Peak Energy files new IPO registration with US SEC https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5417/rio-tinto-unit-cloud-peak-energy-files-new-ipo-registration-with-us-sec-7266.html Thu, 13 Aug 2009 09:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5417/rio-tinto-unit-cloud-peak-energy-files-new-ipo-registration-with-us-sec-7266.html Rio Tinto’s subsidiary Coal & Allied reports 66% profit hike amid sales slowdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5117/rio-tintos-subsidiary-coal-allied-reports-66-profit-hike-amid-sales-slowdown-6912.html Wed, 29 Jul 2009 09:24:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/5117/rio-tintos-subsidiary-coal-allied-reports-66-profit-hike-amid-sales-slowdown-6912.html China holds Rio Tinto iron ore sales team members on charges of suspected espionage https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4798/china-holds-rio-tinto-iron-ore-sales-team-members-on-charges-of-suspected-espionage-6538.html Rio Tinto's head of iron ore marketing and other members of Rio's iron ore sales office in Beijing have reportedly been detained in China on charges of espionage and stealing state secrets.

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Wed, 08 Jul 2009 14:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4798/china-holds-rio-tinto-iron-ore-sales-team-members-on-charges-of-suspected-espionage-6538.html
Rio Tinto to sell Alcan packaging unit for US$1.2 bln to Bemis Co https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4763/rio-tinto-to-sell-alcan-packaging-unit-for-us12-bln-to-bemis-co-6493.html Mon, 06 Jul 2009 10:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4763/rio-tinto-to-sell-alcan-packaging-unit-for-us12-bln-to-bemis-co-6493.html Rio Tinto rights issue receives strong support with 97% take up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4719/rio-tinto-rights-issue-receives-strong-support-with-97-take-up-6440.html Thu, 02 Jul 2009 06:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4719/rio-tinto-rights-issue-receives-strong-support-with-97-take-up-6440.html Rio Tinto - BHP Billiton deal highlights strategic importance of seaborne iron ore https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4351/rio-tinto-bhp-billiton-deal-highlights-strategic-importance-of-seaborne-iron-ore--6000.html Sat, 06 Jun 2009 11:07:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4351/rio-tinto-bhp-billiton-deal-highlights-strategic-importance-of-seaborne-iron-ore--6000.html Rio Tinto no comment on reports Chinalco deal is dead, company seeking BHP Billiton JV https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4327/rio-tinto-no-comment-on-reports-chinalco-deal-is-dead-company-seeking-bhp-billiton-jv--5972.html Thu, 04 Jun 2009 13:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4327/rio-tinto-no-comment-on-reports-chinalco-deal-is-dead-company-seeking-bhp-billiton-jv--5972.html Rio Tinto agrees 33% cut in iron ore fines price with Nippon Steel https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4169/rio-tinto-agrees-33-cut-in-iron-ore-fines-price-with-nippon-steel-5788.html Tue, 26 May 2009 06:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4169/rio-tinto-agrees-33-cut-in-iron-ore-fines-price-with-nippon-steel-5788.html Rio Tinto calls off sale of borates business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4166/rio-tinto-calls-off-sale-of-borates-business-5783.html Fri, 22 May 2009 14:24:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4166/rio-tinto-calls-off-sale-of-borates-business-5783.html Rio Tinto plunges in ASX trading on speculation Chinalco deal is off https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4042/rio-tinto-plunges-in-asx-trading-on-speculation-chinalco-deal-is-off-5631.html Thu, 14 May 2009 05:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4042/rio-tinto-plunges-in-asx-trading-on-speculation-chinalco-deal-is-off-5631.html Rio Tinto Alcan’s 20 pct held Sohar Aluminium smelter in Oman at full capacity https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3872/rio-tinto-alcans-20-pct-held-sohar-aluminium-smelter-in-oman-at-full-capacity-5426.html Wed, 29 Apr 2009 13:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3872/rio-tinto-alcans-20-pct-held-sohar-aluminium-smelter-in-oman-at-full-capacity-5426.html Gulf Resources snares world class vermiculite deposit and mine from Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3782/gulf-resources-snares-world-class-vermiculite-deposit-and-mine-from-rio-tinto-5323.html Thu, 23 Apr 2009 09:18:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3782/gulf-resources-snares-world-class-vermiculite-deposit-and-mine-from-rio-tinto-5323.html Rio Tinto’s iron ore, bauxite and aluminium production drops https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3677/rio-tintos-iron-ore-bauxite-and-aluminium-production-drops-5201.html Wed, 15 Apr 2009 08:39:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3677/rio-tintos-iron-ore-bauxite-and-aluminium-production-drops-5201.html Rio Tinto cuts bauxite production at Weipa Mine on weak aluminium demand https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/1327/rio-tinto-cuts-bauxite-production-at-weipa-mine-on-weak-aluminium-demand-5114.html Tue, 07 Apr 2009 06:11:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/1327/rio-tinto-cuts-bauxite-production-at-weipa-mine-on-weak-aluminium-demand-5114.html Rio Tinto sells Jacobs Ranch coal mine to Arch Coal for US$761 million https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3289/rio-tinto-sells-jacobs-ranch-coal-mine-to-arch-coal-for-us761-million-4695.html Mon, 09 Mar 2009 08:21:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3289/rio-tinto-sells-jacobs-ranch-coal-mine-to-arch-coal-for-us761-million-4695.html Rio Tinto increases stake in Kalahari Minerals to 15.8% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3083/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-kalahari-minerals-to-158-4448.html Tue, 17 Feb 2009 07:54:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3083/rio-tinto-increases-stake-in-kalahari-minerals-to-158-4448.html Rio Tinto’s Pilbara Iron Ore Operations impacted by heavy rain https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3081/-rio-tintos-pilbara-iron-ore-operations-impacted-by-heavy-rain-4446.html Tue, 17 Feb 2009 07:36:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3081/-rio-tintos-pilbara-iron-ore-operations-impacted-by-heavy-rain-4446.html Chinalco may invest up to $20 billion in Rio Tinto https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3013/chinalco-may-invest-up-to-20-billion-in-rio-tinto-4362.html Wed, 11 Feb 2009 08:05:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3013/chinalco-may-invest-up-to-20-billion-in-rio-tinto-4362.html Rio Tinto sells potash project and iron ore mine to Vale for $1.6 billion https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2909/rio-tinto-sells-potash-project-and-iron-ore-mine-to-vale-for-16-billion-4229.html Fri, 30 Jan 2009 11:46:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2909/rio-tinto-sells-potash-project-and-iron-ore-mine-to-vale-for-16-billion-4229.html Rio Tinto Alcan completes sale of 50% stake in Ningxia aluminium smelter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2856/rio-tinto-alcan-completes-sale-of-50-stake-in-ningxia-aluminium-smelter--4157.html Mon, 26 Jan 2009 11:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2856/rio-tinto-alcan-completes-sale-of-50-stake-in-ningxia-aluminium-smelter--4157.html Rio Tinto says Q4 production in line, says well-positioned for economic recovery https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2754/rio-tinto-says-q4-production-in-line-says-well-positioned-for-economic-recovery-4038.html Thu, 15 Jan 2009 11:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2754/rio-tinto-says-q4-production-in-line-says-well-positioned-for-economic-recovery-4038.html Rio Tinto/BHP Billiton South African JV reaches black empowerment deal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2523/rio-tintobhp-billiton-south-african-jv-reaches-black-empowerment-deal--3744.html Thu, 11 Dec 2008 11:56:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2523/rio-tintobhp-billiton-south-african-jv-reaches-black-empowerment-deal--3744.html Rio Tinto to cut 14,000 jobs, plans to reduce net debt by US$10 billion https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2505/rio-tinto-to-cut-14000-jobs-plans-to-reduce-net-debt-by-us10-billion-3721.html Wed, 10 Dec 2008 10:15:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/2505/rio-tinto-to-cut-14000-jobs-plans-to-reduce-net-debt-by-us10-billion-3721.html Rio Tinto increases interest in Extract Resources https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/1971/rio-tinto-increases-interest-in-extract-resources-3016.html Mon, 22 Sep 2008 11:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/1971/rio-tinto-increases-interest-in-extract-resources-3016.html