Bring back common sense rules to commodity markets
The Result: Broken commodity markets, inflated food and energy prices and deepening global hunger.
Recent reforms were not enough. It's time to stop reckless speculation and bring back common sense rules to commodity markets.
December 1, 2012
In response to growing public pressure against excessive speculation in food and energy markets, Barclays is considering stopping all of its trading in agricultural products due to …
August 16, 2012
The New England Complex Systems Institute, that has developed a quantitative model able to very closely predicted the FAO's food price index, released a new report predicting …
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August 1, 2012
(Reuters) - Nearly five years after it began investing in commodities, the biggest public pension fund in the United States has yet to make any money in the asset class -- …
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