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Gold eyes $2,000 mark in speedy record-breaking run

Gold eyes $2,000 mark in speedy record-breaking run

Published 27/07/2020

LONDON/BENGALURU (Reuters) - Gold’s record rally is moving tantalisingly close to the psychologically key $2,000 level, powered by investors seeking cover from COVID-19’s global economic [more…]

Precious metals, biotech among second-quarter fund winners as markets rebounded

Precious metals, biotech among second-quarter fund winners as markets rebounded

Published 30/06/2020

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Funds that rode the market’s rally to generate the highest second-quarter returns included those invested in assets such as mining stocks, [more…]

Where COVID-19 is spreading fastest as U.S. cases rise 46% in past week

Where COVID-19 is spreading fastest as U.S. cases rise 46% in past week

Published 30/06/2020

(Reuters) - The United States saw a 46% increase in new cases of COVID-19 in the week ended June 28 compared to the previous seven [more…]

Charging points surge ahead of electric car boom

Charging points surge ahead of electric car boom

Published 15/06/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The number of publicly accessible charging points for electric vehicles (EV) jumped 60% in 2019, the biggest increase in three years and [more…]

A battle far from over: Five questions for the ECB

A battle far from over: Five questions for the ECB

Published 27/04/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank meets on Thursday, the ink barely dry on its emergency bond-buying scheme, and markets are already asking what [more…]

Take Five: Life in the time of corona

Take Five: Life in the time of corona

Published 06/04/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - 1/LOOKING TO CHINA The world’s biggest economy won’t be open for business by Easter, as U.S. President Donald Trump had hoped, but [more…]

Divergent paths: Oil, natural gas going different directions

Divergent paths: Oil, natural gas going different directions

Published 09/01/2020

(Reuters) - The diverging fundamentals of U.S. oil and natural gas can be seen dramatically in the markets, where the oil-to-gas price ratio has surged [more…]

A quiet exit for Draghi? Five questions for the ECB

A quiet exit for Draghi? Five questions for the ECB

Published 21/10/2019

LONDON, (Reuters) - Mario Draghi’s last meeting as European Central Bank chief this Thursday may prove a lively gathering given a deep rift among policymakers [more…]

Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech haves and have-nots face third-quarter tests

Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech haves and have-nots face third-quarter tests

Published 21/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Technology companies, which make up the largest swath of the U.S. stock market, are expected to post a nearly 8% drop [more…]