Barrick Gold Is Going Hostile in Bid for Newmont Mining With $17.8 Billion Offer

Barrick Gold is going hostile in its bid to acquire Newmont Mining and create the world’s largest gold producer by offering $17.8 billion for the company in all share deal. The offer raises the potential for a three-way fight between some of the world’s largest gold miners, and comes after Newmont’s chief executive blasted talks […]