Commodities Market

  • Aust bonds up after Greek 'No' vote resu AAP - 27 minutes ago

    The Australian bond market is stronger following Greece's landslide bailout referendum `No' result. With 85 per cent of ballots counted, at least 62 per cent of Greek voters had rejected international ...

  • Commodities markets summary AAP - 1 hour 20 minutes ago

    Oil prices sank along with the euro after the European Central Bank forecast that the eurozone would continue to contract next year and only return to growth in 2014.

  • Texas wants its gold back inside the state's borders Associated Press - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 4:18 AM AEST

    Forget Fort Knox or the Federal Reserve. Texas has decided to start keeping its gold holdings within in its own borders. But what makes sense politically in such a sovereignty-loving place is creating ...

  • Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices Associated Press - Sun, Jul 5, 2015 12:39 AM AEST
    Concerns over US winter wheat may boost low crop prices

    Market concerns about the quantity and quality of the U.S. winter wheat crop being harvested and the dry conditions in other wheat-producing nations have sparked an unexpected run up in recent weeks to ...

  • Revolution Metals Announce The JORC 2012 Resource Statement For New South Wales Gold Deposits ABN Newswire - Sat, Jul 4, 2015 12:52 PM AEST

    Sydney, Australia, July 4, 2015 - (ABN Newswire) - H&S Consultants Pty Ltd (H&SC) was requested by Revolution Metals to provide a revised resource estimate for the Pine Creek deposit and to quantify several exploration targets on its tenements. Pine Creek is the best drilled prospect in the Dalmorton Goldfield, northern NSW, and is part of the more extensive Pine Creek lode horizon. Revolution Metals initially provided H&SC with a drill hole database containing drill hole collar, assay, density and recovery data and some examples of hand written drill logs in order to ascertain what additional data remained to be compiled.

  • Growing Energy Demand Will Increase the Wind Turbine Market in India Through 2019: Technavio Business Wire - Sat, Jul 4, 2015 1:35 AM AEST

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio has published a new report on the wind turbine market in India , which is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 13% from 2015-2019. About the Report The new Technavio ...

  • Technavio Says the Increased Acceptance of Connected Services Will Expedite the Smartwatch Market in … Business Wire - Sat, Jul 4, 2015 12:35 AM AEST

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio has published a new report on the smartwatch market in Japan , which is expected to grow at a CAGR exceeding 96% from 2015-2019. About the Report The new report by Technavio ...

  • Euro Faces Weekend Gap Risk with Greek Referendum Sunday DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 9:03 PM AEST

    Euro Faces Weekend Gap Risk with Greek Referendum Sunday

  • Oil, gold prices retreat AFP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 7:34 PM AEST
    Oil, gold prices retreat

    Oil prices came under pressure this week from concerns about Greece's future in the eurozone and the possibility of higher Iranian crude supplies. By Thursday on the ICE Futures US exchange, cocoa for September edged up to $3,288 a tonne from $3,274 the previous Friday.

  • Gold miners could extract gold in new way AAP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 5:54 PM AEST

    Australia's gold miners may soon have access to a technique to extract gold without the environmental risks associated with cyanide. Highly toxic cyanide is used in mining to dissolve gold and ores, but the process is often banned in sensitive environments due to contamination concerns. CSIRO scientists and US gold mining giant Barrick Gold recently collaborated to produce a gold bar without using cyanide for extraction.

  • Aust bonds firmer ahead of Greek vote AAP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 5:08 PM AEST

    The Australian bond market is stronger as traders play it safe, uncertain about the outcome of Greece's Sunday referendum on financial reforms needed to secure more bailout funds. Earlier in the week, ...

  • Crude Oil Weakness Seen Ahead, SPX 500 Recovery Loses Steam DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 4:45 PM AEST

    Crude Oil Weakness Seen Ahead, SPX 500 Recovery Loses Steam

  • Aust shares close lower AAP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 4:17 PM AEST

    The Australian share market has closed one per cent lower ahead of the weekend Greek bail-out referendum. At the close on Friday, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was 61.5 points, or 1.1 per cent, lower ...

  • Technip Samsung Consortium Awarded Contracts for the Browse FLNG Project Business Wire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 3:00 PM AEST

    PARIS--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Regulatory News: Technip (Paris:TEC) (ISIN:FR0000131708) (ADR:TKPPY): Technip Samsung Consortium was awarded two contracts by Shell for the Browse floating liquefied natural gas ...

  • Oil prices drop amid high US output AFP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 1:17 PM AEST
    Oil prices drop amid high US output

    Oil prices fell on Friday with the focus on high US output as traders looked ahead to Greece's weekend referendum that could determine whether it remains in the eurozone. West Texas Intermediate for August delivery fell 35 cents to $56.58 a barrel compared with Thursday's close. Brent North Sea crude for August dropped 44 cents to stand at $61.63 a barrel in London afternoon deals.

  • Aust shares lower in early trade AAP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 10:59 AM AEST

    The Australian share market is losing ground after three days of gains, with investors appearing cautious ahead of Greece's referendum on a bailout deal on Sunday. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner said traders had been buying for several days in the belief that last Monday's falls were an overreaction to Greece's debt crisis. Commonwealth Bank had lost 73 cents to $86.72, Westpac had shed 19 cents to $32.82, National Australia Bank fell 32 cents to $33.72 and ANZ dropped 28 cents to $32.63.

  • Asian Equities News 2015-07-03: NYSE Gold Miner McEwen Mining (NYSE:MUX) Is Undervalued ABN Newswire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 9:36 AM AEST

    Sydney, Australia, July 3, 2015 - (ABN Newswire) - Gold Miner McEwen Mining Inc. (NYSE:MUX) announced today that it has fallen below the New York Stock Exchange continued listing requirement related to ...

  • Aust bonds higher amid weak US jobs data AAP - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 8:49 AM AEST

    The Australian bond market is stronger, tracking US trends amid weaker American jobs data. ANZ economists said US Treasuries rallied solidly overnight after the non-farm payrolls jobs report showed that ...

  • Southern Tier racino submits proposal for casino license Associated Press - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 6:19 AM AEST

    A racino on New York's Southern Tier submitted a proposal Thursday for a $145 million expansion to a full Las Vegas-style gambling facility, the first of what is expected to be at least two applications ...

  • RigNet CFO to Step Down in Orderly Transition GlobeNewswire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 6:01 AM AEST

    HOUSTON, July 02, 2015-- RigNet, Inc., a leading global provider of digital technology solutions to the oil and gas industry, announced today that Marty Jimmerson has informed the Company of his intention ...

  • Dollar Regains Control as Retail FX Traders Switch Direction DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 4:40 AM AEST

    Dollar Regains Control as Retail FX Traders Switch Direction

  • US Dollar Clings to Key Support versus Japanese Yen DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 4:35 AM AEST

    US Dollar Clings to Key Support versus Japanese Yen

  • USDOLLAR Tags 61.8% of June Decline DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 3:41 AM AEST

    USDOLLAR Tags 61.8% of June Decline

  • Crude Rally from January a Completed Correction? DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 3:41 AM AEST

    Crude Rally from January a Completed Correction?

  • Do the Hours I Trade Matter? Yes - Quite a Bit. DailyFX - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 2:00 AM AEST

    Do the Hours I Trade Matter? Yes - Quite a Bit.

  • Technavio Says Demand for Differentiated Products Will Expand the Manufacturing Execution Systems Market … Business Wire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 1:15 AM AEST

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio, a tech-focused research firm, has published a new report on the manufacturing execution systems (MES) market in the APAC region, which is projected to grow at a CAGR of almost 17% from 2015-2019. The new Technavio report specifies that growing demand from consumers is compelling manufacturers to cater to their needs with high-quality, differentiated products. MES enables service providers to switch from hectic paperwork to system-enabled operations, which is less time consuming and provides better decision-making capabilities.

  • Grain mixed, livestock mixed Associated Press - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 12:56 AM AEST

    Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery was unchanged at $5.8850 a bushel; September corn was 1.25 cents higher at $4.2375 a bushel; ...

  • Global Hydraulic Workover Unit Market 2015-2019 - Application (Onshore, Offshore) & Services (Snubbing, … GlobeNewswire - Fri, Jul 3, 2015 12:22 AM AEST

    Dublin, July 02, 2015-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Hydraulic Workover Unit Market by Application, by Services& by Region- Global Trends& Forecast to 2019" report ...

  • Gulf states reach $18.7 billion settlement with BP over 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill Associated Press - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 11:08 PM AEST

    Gulf states reach $18.7 billion settlement with BP over 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

  • Steel firms warn of massive Mexico layoffs AFP - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 10:35 PM AEST
    Steel firms warn of massive Mexico layoffs

    The global steel giant and Mexican firms DeAcero, Altos Hornos de Mexico and Tubacero took out a full-page newspaper advertisement urging President Enrique Pena Nieto to impose temporary tariffs on countries with no trade deals with Mexico.

  • Rio chief shrugs off iron ore pessimism AAP - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 10:29 PM AEST
    Rio chief shrugs off iron ore pessimism

    Rio Tinto chief executive Sam Walsh has shrugged off pessimistic iron ore forecasts, saying there will be a happy ending for the steel-making commodity. While some smaller producers might go to the wall, Mr Walsh said it was important for Rio to see its 10-year expansion come to fruition. "Looking at the iron ore story, it will have a happy ending," Mr Walsh told a Melbourne Mining Club dinner at Lords Cricket Ground in London overnight.

  • Amino Acids Market By Product (L-Glutamate, Lysine, Methionine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Leucine, Iso-Leucine, … GlobeNewswire - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 10:11 PM AEST

    San Francisco, California -- The Global Amino Acids Market is expected to reach USD 35.40 billion by 2022, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Global increase in livestock production ...

  • Oil prices stabilize amid oversupply pressures AFP - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 8:00 PM AEST
    Oil prices stabilize amid oversupply pressures

    Oil prices were little changed on Thursday, a day after precipitous falls, as traders worried about a global glut and the first rise in the US oil-rig count this year. In the last session of the week because of a US holiday Friday, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for August delivery slipped three cents to $56.93 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, sticking to its lowest level in more than two months. Brent North Sea crude for August, the global benchmark, inched up to $62.07 a barrel in London, a gain of six cents from Wednesday's settlement.

  • Arizona copper mine stirs debate pitting profits vs religion Associated Press - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 7:49 PM AEST
    Arizona copper mine stirs debate pitting profits vs religion

    Outside of an aging mining town in the mountains east of Phoenix, a copper company has burrowed a shaft 1.3 miles into the high desert landscape in what is believed to be the deepest such mine in the U.S. ...

  • Legal battle wouldn't thrill Dad: Rinehart AAP - Thu, Jul 2, 2015 6:20 PM AEST
    Legal battle wouldn't thrill Dad: Rinehart

    Australia's richest person Gina Rinehart says her father would have "great feelings" about what she has achieved but would not be thrilled by the family's court battles. After a bitter legal battle with her two eldest children over control of the family trust, estimated to be worth up to $5 billion, Mrs Rinehart has spoken to the ABC's Australian Story about the family disputes and building its iron ore business. "I know very well my father would have great feelings about what I have done," Mrs Rinehart said.