Falconbridge Limited - Ownership and Business Overview


Falconbridge Limited Ownership

Who owns Falconbridge Limited?

Falconbridge Limited is owned by Xstrata. It was acquired on May 17, 2006.

Falconbridge Limited Business Overview

Where is Falconbridge Limited headquartered?

Falconbridge Limited is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.

How many employees does Falconbridge Limited have?

Falconbridge Limited has 6,000 employees.

What sector is Falconbridge Limited in?

Falconbridge Limited is a metals/mining company.

When was Falconbridge Limited founded?

Falconbridge Limited was founded in 1928.

Metals/mining M&A Summary in 2006

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, metals/mining ranked 24 in number of deals in 2006. The largest metals/mining acquisition in 2006 was Arcelor S.A. - which was acquired by ArcelorMittal SA for $29.9B.

Join Mergr to view all 73 acquisitions of metals/mining companies in 2006, including 27 acquisitions by private equity firms, and 46 by strategics.

Falconbridge Limited

181 Bay Street BCE Place,
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3

Falconbridge is an international copper and nickel company with investments in fully integrated zinc and aluminium assets, with additional by-products and co-products, including silver, gold, platinum group metals, lead, selenium, tellurium, cadmium, indium, cobalt, nickel sulphate and sulphuric acid.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '00 '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
American Racing Equipment Inc. 2005-07-21 - Divestiture
Cerritos, California · www.americanracing.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Automotive - - 1 (100%) -
Total - - 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States - - 1 -
  California - - 1 -
Total - - 1 -

M&A Connections

Divested to
1 (100%)

 Subscribe to unlock this and 201,053
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB

Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
  • 4.5K Private Equity Firms
  • 192K M&A Transactions
  • 197K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.6K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 75K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.