LONDON London's gold market is much more liquid than government or corporate bonds, the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) said on Thursday, presenting new figures which it said meant gold should not be subject to tough new liquidity rules.
LONDON, July 10 Industrial metals prices rose
sharply on Wednesday after U.S. and Chinese negotiators opened a
new round of trade talks and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome
Powell bolstered expectations of a U.S. interest rate cut later
LONDON, July 4 Zinc prices fell to their lowest
in two weeks on Thursday as rising Chinese production and a
collapse in the premium for cash metal on the London Metal
Exchange (LME) pointed to a better supplied market.
LONDON Weakening global economic growth, lacklustre demand and huge stockpiles mean silver prices are unlikely to join gold in rocketing to new highs, analysts say.
LONDON, June 25 Copper prices reached a
one-month high on Tuesday as a strike at a major mine in Chile
underlined a supply shortfall, although investors were on edge
ahead of U.S.-China trade talks later this week.
LONDON Gold looks set for further gains after rising bets on lower interest rates, a weaker dollar and confrontations between the United States and countries including China and Iran catapulted prices to six-year highs.
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LONDON Switzerland's Metalor, one of the world's biggest gold refineries, said on Monday it would work only with gold from large industrial mines in order to reduce the risk of illegality in its supply chain.
LONDON, June 11 Copper prices touched their
highest in two weeks on Tuesday, lifted by hopes that top
consumer China will pump money into building metals-intensive
LONDON, June 7 Copper prices were set for their
eighth straight weekly fall after trade disputes, signs of
slowing global economic growth and disappointing U.S. jobs data
weakened the demand outlook for metals.