Newcrest Says Asia, Africa Present ‘Great’ M&A Opportunities

Newcrest Says Asia, Africa Present ‘Great’ M&A Opportunities

Lihir Gold Ltd. via Bloomberg

Lihir Gold Ltd., whose Bonikro mining operations in Ivory Coast are seen above, and Newcrest shareholders last month agreed to an A$10.45 billion ($9.6 billion) share-and-cash deal that will create the world’s fifth-biggest gold producer.