Barrick Gold said to mull options for raising cash

|About: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)|By:, SA News Editor

Barrick Gold (ABX +0.2%) for months has been exploring ways to raise cash, ranging from a strategic equity investment to a sale of part of its copper business, Bloomberg reports.

ABX has considered selling stakes in either itself or its $8.5B Pascua-Lama mine on the Argentina-Chile border, to state-backed Chinese investors, according to the report.