Commodities/FX

Commodities/FX

Gold price hits all-time high with bleak economic horizon

Back in February, I predicted the two-year gold price rally was not yet at its peak, and that it would hit $1,800 before it...

Investing in fine wine to beat the pandemic wobble

Speaking to the UK Investor Magazine, Vindome Consultant and Master of Wine, Roderick Smith, MW, offered his insight into investing into an asset he...

Global equities stung by US COVID cases and potential second lockdown

After a somewhat sore day of trading, global equities were shown mercy with a (very) partial recovery towards the end of the Tuesday session. After...

US created record 4.8m jobs in June but Eurozone led the...

The US Labor Department announced a non-farm payroll jump in June, with a monthly all-time-high of 4.8 million jobs created. This surge was led by...

UK High Court rules against Nicolás Maduro in row over Venezuelan...

The UK's High Court has ruled against the Venezuelan government in a legal battle over access to $1 billion worth of gold currently held...

FTSE slips while US markets rally – a mixed bag for...

The FTSE 100 index (INDEXFTSE:UKX) has dipped this afternoon by 1.16%, despite being on course to record its best quarter since 2010, at the...

Oil prices slip amid swelling stockpiles and coronavirus fears

Oil prices slipped below $38 per barrel on Thursday as US crude stockpiles swell and fears of a second wave of coronavirus mount across...

Nasdaq at all-time high as tech bubble overrides underwhelming PMI data

The Dow Jones saw a bright start to trading on Tuesday, up 1.08% or 281 points to 26,308. This figure wasn't quite as impressive...

Dow Jones flattened by housing market mixed messages

The Dow Jones had a tough time deciding where it wanted to go after the bell, with US housing market news neither going one...

Tensions, stimulus and Coronavirus leave global equities caught in two minds

On the one hand stimulus hopes and Coronavirus treatments, on the other hand geopolitical tensions and a looming second wave. Global equities certainly weren't...