New “reinforced restrictive measures” announced by the EU against Russia target state-owned banks and oil companies.
With troubles raging across the world, safe-haven status may lead to a surge in price
David Baker’s Ruffer Baker Steel Gold fund reported a tough May, dropping 8.8 per cent.
Hike in oil prices will hit the economies of Turkey, South Africa and India, claims Capital Economics.
Commodity has gained almost 10 per cent since 2013 thanks to demand for jewellery.
A rise in the price of gold last week increased its attraction as a safe haven for investors, Kelly-Ann Kearsey has said.
Analysis & Opinion
The energy revolution in the US has helped boost the economic recovery, but is it providing opportunities for investors?
Jun 11, 2014
Investment case for gold is lessening amid low levels of inflation.
Fixed Income| May 08, 2014
Chief executive also signals plans to create a ‘non-core’ bad bank.
Fixed Income| May 06, 2014
Fall in Q1 follows on from slide last year that prompted shareholder bonus revolt.
Apr 30, 2014
The investment market for gold and silver is at a “major multi-year low”, Ian Williams has said, signalling a good time for investors to buy.
Apr 29, 2014
To find the best value in commodities, investors need to consider more than gold’s ‘safe haven’.
Apr 14, 2014
BlackRock reduces the annual management charge on the Natural Resources Growth and Income fund from 1 per cent to 0.75 per cent.
From Special Report: Exchange-Traded Funds - April 2014| Apr 14, 2014
In the passive world (and, in particular, ETFs), if there is a stock or bond index, it can be tracked – either physically by trackers buying up...
Apr 04, 2014
Robert Howell to exit financial services industry with Geoff Blanning to lead commodities desk.