Sibanye-Stillwater shareholders approve Lonmin deal

In a statement, Sibanye said 87% of shareholders backed the deal.

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JOHANNESBURG - A large majority of Sibanye-Stillwater’s shareholders on Tuesday approved a takeover bid for Lonmin that aims to create the world’s second-largest platinum producer.

In a statement, Sibanye said 87% of shareholders backed the deal.