Falconbridge extinguishes Xstrata's creeping takeover (September 23, 2005)

Facing a creeping takeover by Swiss-based miner Xstrata (XTA-L, XSRAF-O), Falconbridge (FAL.LV-T, FAL-N) has adopted a shareholder rights plan to prevent a progressive increase in ownership without an offer to all shareholders.The move comes just weeks after Xstrata agreed to...

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