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Urge to demerge

5 July 2011 By Robert Cole

Shares in the largest companies are trading at chunky discounts to smaller peers on both sides of the Atlantic. The valuation gap has been around for almost a decade. The longer it persists, the more big companies will face a powerful incentive to break themselves up.

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