Equinox Minerals (EQXMF.PK) offers C$4.8B ($4.9B) in stock and cash for Canada's Lundin Mining...

|About: Equinox Minerals Ltd. (EQXMF)|By:, SA News Editor

Equinox Minerals (EQXMF.PK) offers C$4.8B ($4.9B) in stock and cash for Canada's Lundin Mining (LUNMF.PK), challenging a planned C$9B merger of equals with Inmet Mining (IEMMF.PK). The offer comes as a dearth of new projects is forcing producers to grow through acquisitions.