China's pollution crackdown to be a major driver for commodities – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

China’s attempts to reduce pollution will be a major driver of commodity demand in the near and long-term, and deliver a boost in demand for “green” commodities used to make electric vehicles and renewables, according to a new report from investment bank UBS. UBS, which is monitoring air quality records from more than 2100 locations […]

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Chicago agricultural commodities settle lower on rising end stocks – Xinhua

Video PlayerClose CHICAGO, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) — Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains closed lower on Tuesday as an updated report raised end stocks of wheat and soybeans in 2017/18. The most active corn contract for March delivery fell 1.25 cents, or 0.36 percent, to settle at 3.4775 dollars per bushel. March wheat delivery went […]

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Bitcoin: Commodity or Currency? – Daniels Trading

The ascension of Bitcoin into the financial mainstream has brought a new asset class known as cryptocurrencies into the spotlight. Functioning as exclusively digital forms of money, cryptocurrencies facilitate both commerce and trade through the implementation of advanced blockchain technology. This versatility fosters differing views pertaining to their classification as either commodities or currencies. As […]

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Precious Metals and Commodities Weekly 12th December – MarketPulse (blog)

[embedded content] Our weekly journey through the precious metals and commodities CFD’s available with OANDA. Jeffrey analyses each using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis. It’s a central bank frenzy this week, with the SNB, ECB, BOE and a plethora of Latin American central banks all making rate decisions. The highlight, however, will be […]

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Goldman Sachs Is Doubling Down on Its Bullish Commodity Call – Bloomberg

Commodities will bring better returns than other assets in the long run, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Strong global demand growth across raw materials reinforces the case for owning them, the bank said in a Dec. 11 report, maintaining its 12-month overweight recommendation on commodities. Goldman sees returns of 10 percent in 2018, driven […]

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China's pollution crackdown to be a major driver for commodities – The Sydney Morning Herald

China’s attempts to reduce pollution will be a major driver of commodity demand in the near and long-term, and deliver a boost in demand for “green” commodities used to make electric vehicles and renewables, according to a new report from investment bank UBS. UBS, which is monitoring air quality records from more than 2100 locations in […]

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Evening markets: Ags poop party lifting other commodities, shares – Agrimoney.com

Agricultural commodities seem fixated on underperformance. Other commodities managed gains to start the week, with the overall Bcom index adding 0.3% in late deals, helped by a 2.0% surge to $64.68 a barrel in values of Brent crude, looking set for its best finish in two years, after the discovery of a leak in a […]

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