Barclays Sleepless in Sydney as India Companies Seek Deals

Barclays Sleepless in Sydney as India Companies Seek Deals

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Coal is stockpiled in preparation for loading onto ships for export at the Newcastle Coal Terminal in Newcastle, north of Sydney. Energy, mining, steel and iron-ore deals involving Australian companies reached $20.2 billion in the first half, the most for that period since at least 1999, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.