Tag Archives: Traders

Commodity traders: Keeping track

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The tragedy of the Arabs Fly Title:  Commodity traders Rubric:  Neither secret, nor in charge of running the world The Secret Club that Runs the World: Inside the Fraternity of Commodity Traders. By Kate … Continue reading

Posted in Analysis | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

PFG Scandal Stuns Futures Traders Again

News is still coming out on the surprising fraud committed by PFG Best. About $200 million in customer funds is still missing and hopes of a full recovery are very slim.  The PFG Best Scandal is exactly what the futures … Continue reading

Posted in Traded Commodities | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Traded Commodities | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oil hovers below $84 as traders eye China economy

Oil hovers below $84 as traders eye China economy (11-26) 00:12 PST SINGAPORE, (AP) — Oil prices hovered below $84 a barrel Friday in Asia as traders mulled how much economic growth in China may slow next year and drag … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment