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Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Published 17/02/2018

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s new “petro” cryptocurrency will attract investments from Turkey, Qatar, the United States and Europe, the country’s cryptocurrency regulator said on Friday. [more…]

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…]

China rebuffs U.S. criticism of relations with oil-rich Venezuela

China rebuffs U.S. criticism of relations with oil-rich Venezuela

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza (2nd L) talks with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi (2nd R) during a meeting at the Ministry [more…]

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Oil from sunken Iranian tanker may have reached Japan shores: Coast Gu

Published 02/02/2018

The oil spill from a stricken Iranian tanker Sanchi that sank on Sunday is seen in the East China Sea, on January 16, 2018 in [more…]

Texas shale challenges North Sea crude as world oil benchmark

Texas shale challenges North Sea crude as world oil benchmark

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Workers hired by U.S. oil and gas company Apache Corp drill a horizontal well in the Wolfcamp Shale in west Texas Permian Basin [more…]

U.S. fund investors ‘buy the dip’ in stock, bond markets

U.S. fund investors ‘buy the dip’ in stock, bond markets

Published 01/02/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors cashed out of cash funds and stocked up on stocks in the latest week, ignoring a setback in [more…]

Goldman loses more commodities traders in broader overhaul

Goldman loses more commodities traders in broader overhaul

Published 31/01/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Several key commodities traders are leaving Goldman Sachs Group Inc, sources said on Wednesday, the latest wrinkle as the Wall Street [more…]

Chemical sunshade to slow warming may not be feasible: U.N. draft

Chemical sunshade to slow warming may not be feasible: U.N. draft

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: People watch the first sunrise on New Year's Day at a beach in Tokyo, Japan, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File PhotoOSLO (Reuters) - [more…]

As cold blast hits, China’s utilities warn of heating, power cuts

As cold blast hits, China’s utilities warn of heating, power cuts

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A loader is seen amid coal piles at a port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province, China January 25, 2018. REUTERS/StringerBEIJING (Reuters) - Four of [more…]

Shell buying spree cranks up race for clean energy

Shell buying spree cranks up race for clean energy

Published 26/01/2018

People take pictures of a high-efficiency petrol-burning concept car as it is unveiled by Royal Dutch Shell during a ceremony in Beijing, China April 22, [more…]