Commodities/FX

Commodities/FX

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...

Global equities recovery ran out of steam before the final bell

If you ever wished to see an underwhelming arc, you need only look as far as the performance of global equities on Friday. After...

Dow Jones dives 1,900 points as US unemployment claims hit 44...

After falling bellow 27,000 points on Wednesday, the Dow Jones followed the FTSE in making notable losses during Thursday trading. This followed a series...

Premier African Minerals acquires Zimbabwe and Mozambique lithium portfolio

Multi-commodity mining and natural resource development company Premier African Minerals Limited (LON:PREM) has announced the $104,000 acquisition of a hard-rock lithium portfolio based in...

Global equities slide ahead of Fed 2020 projection

After global equities enjoyed cheer and recovery last week, the first half of this week was mired by the wince before the pain -...