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Better off backing off

12 July 2007 By Rob Cox

Though the US aluminium producer could ve squeezed more out of Alcan, Rio Tinto s $38bn bid was a knockout. The prospect of massively gearing up for middling returns was risky. It can now consider buying Norsk Hydro or selling itself.

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