Fraught iron

18 October 2010 By John Foley

Regulators have concluded the iron tieup with rival BHP Billiton would harm competition. Judged by the market reaction, investors didn’t believe the deal would happen, or that Rio was getting an even share. The saga has not done Rio boss Tom Albanese’s credibility any favours.

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