Glencore, Xstrata Merger Expected to Go Through

June 27 (Bloomberg) -- Simon Tinkler, head of mergers and acquisitions at Clifford Chance LLP's corportate practice, discusses the outlook for Glencore International Plc’s offer for the rest of Xstrata Plc after the target’s second-largest shareholder, Qatar Holding LLC, demanded the bid be increased by 16 percent. Tinkler also discusses general merger and acquisition activity with with Linzie Janis on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

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