Xstrata's (XSRAF.PK, XSRAY.PK) directors, facing a Monday deadline to deliver their verdict on...

|About: Xstrata Plc (XSRAF)|By:, SA News Editor

Xstrata's (XSRAF.PK, XSRAY.PK) directors, facing a Monday deadline to deliver their verdict on Glencore's (GLCNF.PK) takeover bid, are hammering out a deal they hope will ensure the miner retains control of the combined group's board. But the struggle to reconcile wide-ranging shareholder views means they could still ask for more time.