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Glencore returns to profit on commodities rise - MarketWatch

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:59:00 GMT


MINING.com

Glencore returns to profit on commodities rise
MarketWatch
LONDON-- Glencore PLC rode a wave of surging commodity prices in 2016 to return to a profit of $1.4 billion, marking a head-snapping turnaround for a miner that faced an investor revolt just 18 months ago. With cash hordes now burgeoning at the world's ...
Glencore's profit soars on commodities reboundMINING.com
Glencore reports 18% 2016 core profit rise on commodity reboundCNBC
Glencore profit leaps almost 50% on higher commodities pricesBusiness Day (registration)
THE BUSINESS TIMES -Reuters UK
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Goldman Sachs: 'Show me the activity' to spur commodities higher - CNBC

Published: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:36:03 GMT


CNBC

Goldman Sachs: 'Show me the activity' to spur commodities higher
CNBC
With commodity prices rallying off historical lows over the past year, pricing in "robust" expectations, but now, markets need to see real demand, Goldman Sachs ...
Goldman Says Commodities Need Proof of Demand to Rally More ...Bloomberg

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Commodities rebound pans out nicely for stainless steel - Financial Times

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:06:41 GMT


Financial Times

Commodities rebound pans out nicely for stainless steel
Financial Times
“Last year, in terms of prices, we've experienced the lowest level that we could have imagined [for some] commodities,” says Mr Di Maulo. The situation became unsustainable, he argues, as some nickel suppliers were selling below their own production costs.

Goldman Sachs Gives Green Light For Commodities - Forbes

Published: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 22:11:04 GMT


Forbes

Goldman Sachs Gives Green Light For Commodities
Forbes
I met dozens of money managers representing a combined $1 trillion in assets at a conference at Goldman Sachs' Dallas office last Monday. Speakers included Jan Hatzius, Goldman's head of global economics, and Jeff Currie, global head of commodities ...

Wall Street challenges US regulator over proposed commodities rule - Reuters

Published: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:59:32 GMT


Reuters

Wall Street challenges US regulator over proposed commodities rule
Reuters
Wall Street is pushing back against a proposed rule to force U.S. banks like Goldman Sachs Group Inc to hold more capital against investments in commodities, placing what some see as an overly restrictive limit on banks' ties to the sector. In a ...
Goldman warns Federal Reserve over commodity trading rules falloutFinancial Times
Wall Street challenges U.S. regulator over proposed commodities ...Financialbuzz.com

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Top banks' commodities revenue drops 7 percent in 2016: survey - Reuters

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:07:00 GMT


Reuters

Top banks' commodities revenue drops 7 percent in 2016: survey
Reuters
LONDON Commodities-related revenue at the 12 biggest investment banks fell by 7 percent last year, mainly due to weakness in the oil sector, a report by financial industry analytics firm Coalition said on Thursday. Revenue from commodity trading ...

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Financial Market Reporting, Part 5: “Real Stuff,” Commodities and Futures Contracts - Reynolds Center

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:58:05 GMT


Reynolds Center

Financial Market Reporting, Part 5: “Real Stuff,” Commodities and Futures Contracts
Reynolds Center
Commodities is an investment class used historically in reference to raw materials: the “stuff” used to make other “stuff.” We're talking about agricultural products such as, corn, wheat, soybeans, pork bellies (bacon) and frozen concentrated orange ...

2017 Commodities Performance | Seeking Alpha - Seeking Alpha

Published: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:47:00 GMT


Seeking Alpha

2017 Commodities Performance | Seeking Alpha
Seeking Alpha
Below is a look at the performance of major commodities so far in 2017. As shown, silver is up the most at +12.5%, followed by platinum (10.4%), copper (10.0%) ...

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Commodities Have Been Down So Long It May Be Time To Snap Them Up - Forbes

Published: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:01:20 GMT


Forbes

Commodities Have Been Down So Long It May Be Time To Snap Them Up
Forbes
The post-crisis years have not been good for real assets, the catchall term for commodities, energy, real estate and other investments based on selling real things instead of clever ideas. But with signs of inflation emerging and the Trump rally ...

After commodities rout, TSX Venture exchange tries to remake itself - The Globe and Mail

Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:32:49 GMT


The Globe and Mail

After commodities rout, TSX Venture exchange tries to remake itself
The Globe and Mail
Commodity prices are recovering, but the junior exchange was hurt by the prolonged rout. As mining deals dried up, smaller dealers that cater to the junior resource space were forced to cut costs or close up shop. Regulations for issuers and brokers ...

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