1. World's Largest Miner Warned Bending to Activists Poses Risks for Debt Investors

    World's Largest Miner Warned Bending to Activists Poses Risks for Debt Investors

    BHP Billiton Ltd. ’s new Chairman Ken MacKenzie is grappling with a simmering campaign by activist shareholders -- moving too far to appease them could risk unsettling debt investors who own the world’s biggest miner’s $24 billion of bonds...

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    1. We wouldn't be overly enthused with ongoing activist shareholder agitation, as these types of actions tend to benefit only one set of stakeholders -- equity holders.
    2. In this respect we see their potential disposal as being a credit negative.
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