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Going for gold
The tight link between commodities and equities is easing as firms become less worried about macro shocks, say analysts
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Isda turns up the volume in controversial debate over commodity speculation and position limits
Out in front
Battle of the benchmarks
Steeled for the fight
The CFTC’s no-action relief letter issued late last year and SGX’s upcoming iron ore futures contract have ended uncertainty and brought back hesitant market participants
A tale of two continents
Cutting edge: Hedging price and volumetric risks of fixed-price load-serving contracts in natural gas markets
Link to API 2 could make exports look more attractive and reflects growing participation in coal market by US firms
Price reporting agencies among the most vehement critics of potential EU rules on benchmark indexes
Market participants expected to shy away from outright bets on crude oil as low volatility persists
Barclays seeks to defend itself against power market manipulation allegations by contesting regulator’s pursuit of uneconomic trading
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.