Although gold prices are continuing to fall in the short-term, oil prices are volatile and base metals demand growth is moderating in China, many commodities are beginning to reverse their downtrend, and...
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A shift in the way iron ore cargoes are priced has helped give rise to a burgeoning market for iron ore derivatives. Interest in trading the product has come from a wide range of participants, including producers, consumers and investors – making it...
In a torrid year for metals traders, Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking retained first place in base metals, with UBS again leading the way in precious metals. By Tom Newton
With Basel III threatening to choke supply of traditional trade and project finance, the Asia commodities industry is increasingly turning to collateralised financing for growth – with improving liquidity in derivatives markets giving lenders and borrowers...
Commodities have returned to the structured products spotlight as providers come up with new, more efficient ways of gaining exposure to the asset class and explore innovative ways to package commodity-based investments
After some painful experiences in recent years, mining companies remain largely unhedged – despite a jump in metals volatility and the threat of a Chinese downturn. Could they end up regretting it? Michael Watt reports
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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