Monthly Archives: December 2011

Finance: OPEC to the rescue?

UK Only Article:  standard article Fly Title:  Finance Rubric:  The world economy’s improbable saviour Main image:  20120123_FNC005.gif Can anything save us? With the United States paralysed, Europe tearing itself to pieces and China desperate to control inflation, there seems to … Continue reading

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MF Global Mess Leaves Commodity Traders Uneasy

The demise of MF Global could be a serious serious blow to commodity traders, as an estimated $600 miilion to $1.2 billion of their funds might not be recoverable.  That does not bode well for confidence in the markets and … Continue reading

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Nadex Commodities Exchange

There is another commodity exchange that many investors might not be aware of – Nadex.  This is a newer exchange that trades commodities and other financial markets.  They do not trade the traditional futures contract, they trade binary options.  They … Continue reading

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