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A buyer's market?

After the strange reaction of the first person I met as to the perceived difference between my picture versus reality – when I heard similar stories from my next putative paramour, I began to wonder if I was one of few ‘real life’ women on the site. 325 more words

GOLD trend, forecast & position for April 16, 2014

Gold: Short-term trend turning down. Closed long positions today.

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Commodities

Putin it to the West

The unfortunate  political and human tragedy in the Ukraine has the potential to cause significant shifts across a number of commodity markets, regardless of whether sanctions are imposed or not. 293 more words

China Gold Demand To Rise, Buyers Get Wealthier

Gold demand in China, which overtook India as the largest user last year, will rise about 25 percent in the next four years as an increasing population gets wealthier, according to the World Gold Council. 513 more words

World

Africa's Currency Crunch


How will the emerging market downturn play out in Africa? The region’s asset markets have been fairly robust – so far. Instead the pressure is being felt in African currencies.
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Emerging Markets

Global markets trend, forecast & positions for April 16, 2014

BULLISH:
Crude Oil
US 10Yr Note
EUR/USD
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BEARISH:
S&P-500
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NEUTRAL:
Gold
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TRADING POSITIONS FOR APRIL 16, 2014:
+LONG: Crude Oil, US 10Yr Note, EUR/USD… 25 more words

Forex

Mining bosses doubt private equity investors can strike gold

Mining bosses doubt private equity investors can strike gold

2:03pm EDT

By Silvia Antonioli and Dmitry Zhdannikov

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) – Private equity firms, which have been showing an increased interest in investing in the mining industry, will have a hard time even if they are betting on recovery in the longer term, the bosses of Anglo American (AAL.L:  433 more words

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