Cocoa

Data overload: commodity hedge funds close as computers dominate

Data overload: commodity hedge funds close as computers dominate

Published 12/02/2018

Chocfinger made his name and his money by taking bold bets on cocoa markets. But after nearly four decades of trading, sometimes winning, sometimes losing, Anthony Ward threw in the towel. [more…]

M&M’s maker publishes science policy in bid to boost transparency

M&M’s maker publishes science policy in bid to boost transparency

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - M&M candies are on display at a store in suburban Chicago, Illinois April 28, 2008. REUTERS/Frank PolichNEW YORK (Reuters) - Mars Inc, [more…]

Vital to food output, bees and other pollinators at risk

Published 26/02/2016

OSLO Bees and other pollinators face increasing risks to their survival, threatening foods such as apples, blueberries and coffee worth hundreds of billions of dollars [more…]

MTV names Sean Atkins as president

Published 30/09/2015

MTV, the music and reality-TV focused television network owned by Viacom Inc, on Wednesday named veteran media executive Sean Atkins as its president.

Atkins, who [more…]

Ghana strike ends but election campaign to test IMF deal further

Published 30/08/2015

ACCRA Ghana faced down the first major challenge to an IMF austerity program on Monday when doctors suspended a three-week strike but a bigger test [more…]