A builder of dreams

Niall Mellon will be in highbrow company when he travels to New York this week to sign a $25 million deal with Merrill Lynch.

30th August, 2008

Niall Mellon will be in highbrow company when he travels to New York this week to sign a $25 million deal with Merrill Lynch.

This is no corporate love-in, however: the international bank is providing mortgage funding for recipients of houses built by the Niall Mellon Township Trust in South Africa. In doing so, the bank and Mellon are paving the way for tens of thousands of poor South Africans to own their own bricks and...

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