Monthly Archives: June 2012

Commodities Flash Green All Day Friday

Commodities traded sharply higher on Friday as European leaders reached an agreement on using a new creadit card to make the payments on the old credit cards. Commodities rallied more than stocks and it continued all day. … Read Full … Continue reading

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Silver Holding Support – For Now

There is major support for silver aroung the $26 level. The market has been hovering in the mid 26 level the last few days. The market is struggling to hold this support, but it looks like a break below might … Continue reading

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Barclays’ LIBOR embarrassment: Eagle fried

WHEN a trader asks a colleague to submit false information in order to boost his profits, the correct answer is not “donefor you big boy”. This response was one of a host of exchanges involving 14 Barclays traders that were … Continue reading

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Beware the Advertised Returns

In looking through some recent CFTC enforcement actions, one common denominator is that many of their enforcement actions are the result of firms not meeting over-hyped returns.   The commodity futures markets offer the opportunity for amazing returns in a short … Continue reading

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