Derivatives

Shades of 2014 lurking in CBOT soybean market: Braun

Shades of 2014 lurking in CBOT soybean market: Braun

Published 16/10/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - When the Chicago Board of Trade closed for business on Monday, November soybean futures ended up 24 cents on the day, and [more…]

Trump to announce pro-ethanol measure on Tuesday ahead of Iowa…

Trump to announce pro-ethanol measure on Tuesday ahead of Iowa…

Published 07/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to announce the lifting of a federal ban on summer sales of higher-ethanol blends of [more…]

Graphic: Boom, bust or both? The challenge of predicting 2019’s oil…

Graphic: Boom, bust or both? The challenge of predicting 2019’s oil…

Published 01/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - In the oil market, balance is a difficult game. Calculating whether the 100 million barrel per day world market is likely in [more…]

Hedge funds doubt Saudi Arabia will replace Iranian oil : Kemp

Hedge funds doubt Saudi Arabia will replace Iranian oil : Kemp

Published 01/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Hedge fund managers are increasingly betting Saudi Arabia and its allies cannot or will not replace all the crude lost from the [more…]

Preparing for a bear market with your adviser

Preparing for a bear market with your adviser

Published 26/09/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Douglas Boneparth will never forget the terrified financial planning clients he counseled after Lehman Brothers collapsed 10 years ago. “There were emotional [more…]

Oil higher as U.S. Iran sanctions raise supply concerns

Oil higher as U.S. Iran sanctions raise supply concerns

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday as investors focused on the impact of U.S. sanctions on Iran despite assurances by Washington that Saudi [more…]

Hedge fund Citadel replaces head of crude trading: sources

Hedge fund Citadel replaces head of crude trading: sources

Published 10/09/2018

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Citadel, one of the world’s largest hedge fund managers, is replacing its head of crude oil trading, according to two sources [more…]

Rouble under pressure from new U.S. sanctions on Moscow

Rouble under pressure from new U.S. sanctions on Moscow

Published 27/08/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian ruble fell toward its lowest levels since 2016 in early trade on Monday as support from month-end tax payments faded, [more…]

U.S. stock fund investors show no fear of King Dollar

U.S. stock fund investors show no fear of King Dollar

Published 25/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors are in no rush to shore up defenses against the strong dollar. The greenback’s 6 percent leap over [more…]

‘Old’ bull market sputters on while tech inflows slow: BAML

‘Old’ bull market sputters on while tech inflows slow: BAML

Published 24/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors bought back into U.S. stocks this week which set their longest-ever market rally, although risks ahead spurred anxiety over how much [more…]