U.S. OKs sale of country's biggest platinum miner

The U.S. cleared the sale of the country’s sole provider of platinum and palladium to a miner whose biggest investor is Chinese, providing the first indication that the Trump administration’s tough talk on China won’t necessarily translate into blocking Beijing-linked deals. Sibanye Gold Ltd.’s $2.2 billion deal to purchase Colorado-based Stillwater Mining Co. will go ahead after the companies received notice from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S., known as CFIUS, that the tie-up p...

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