Monthly Archives: August 2015

As Trafigura exits metal storage, rivals brace for boom from economic gloom #metals #LME

As Trafigura exits metal storage, rivals brace for boom from economic gloom

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Taking a break, back in two weeks. #DownUnder

Posted in Industry news

Commodity rout unlike 2008 recession, no China to the rescue: Russell #commodities

Commodity rout unlike 2008 recession, no China to the rescue: Russell

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Analyst, Precious Metals Demand – Thomson Reuters GFMS, London #jobs #precious #metals

Analyst, Precious Metals Demand, Thomson Reuters GFMS

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Angry investors capture head of Fanya metals exchange #metals

Angry investors capture head of Fanya metals exchange

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LME confirms fee holiday for new aluminium, steel contracts #LME #metals

LME confirms fee holiday for new aluminium, steel contracts

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Deutsche Bank to resign as London bullion clearer – sources #precious #metals

Deutsche Bank to resign as London bullion clearer – sources

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Tin Market Gets Squeezed After Trader Amasses Dominant Position #LME #metals

Tin Market Gets Squeezed After Trader Amasses Dominant Position

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LME announces plans for market making programmes #metals #LME

LME announces plans for market making programmes.

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LME aluminium looks set for rollercoaster ride #metals

LME aluminium looks set for rollercoaster ride.

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JOBS: Trainee Physical Metal Trader, Sydney #jobs #metals

Trainee Physical Metal Trader, Sydney

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COLUMN-Is another showdown looming on aluminium spreads?: Andy Home #metals #LME

COLUMN-Is another showdown looming on aluminium spreads?: Andy Home

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Natixis Hires Former Deutsche Bank Commodities Exec Simon Grenfell #metals

Natixis Hires Former Deutsche Bank Commodities Exec Simon Grenfell

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Big River Steel CEO John Correnti dies #steel #metals

Big River Steel CEO John Correnti dies

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R.J. O’Brien Goes Live on London Metal Exchange #LME #metals

R.J. O’Brien Goes Live on London Metal Exchange

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JOBS: Director, Metals Products – CME Group, London #jobs #metals

Director, Metals Products – CME Group, London

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Commodity indexing embraces new methods #commodities #metals

Commodity indexing embraces new methods

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Crime and Punishment. Oh, and Scapegoating | Lord Copper #regulation

Crime and Punishment. Oh, and Scapegoating

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Commodities carnage: deep value play or endgame? #commodities

Commodities carnage: deep value play or endgame?

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Commodities caught in Federal Reserve crossfire – FT.com #commodities

Commodities caught in Federal Reserve crossfire

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This isn’t the time to ditch commodities #commodities

This isn’t the time to ditch commodities

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COLUMN-LME warehousing landscape adjusts to life after queues: Andy Home #LME #metals

COLUMN-LME warehousing landscape adjusts to life after queues: Andy Home

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A change of pace and emphasis

Regular followers of this blog and its derived Twitter feed (@metalsinsider) may have noticed a reduced number of updates and a narrower range of articles in recent weeks. The simplest explanation for this is that the copywriting day-job (the one … Continue reading

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Why Aluminum Is a Big Headache for Top Commodity Traders #metals

Why Aluminum Is a Big Headache for Top Commodity Traders

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Nitrogen dioxide leak at Copper Cliff smelter contained #metals

Nitrogen dioxide leak at Copper Cliff smelter contained

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JOBS: Commodity Lead Analyst, MineLens, McKinsey Solutions – London or Louvain-la Neuve (near Brussels) #jobs #metals mining

JOBS: Commodity Lead Analyst, MineLens, McKinsey Solutions

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JOBS: Junior LME Clearing and Settlement Assistant, London #jobs #LME #metals

JOBS: Junior LME Clearing and Settlement Assistant, London

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COLUMN-Why tiny tin stands out in the commodities rout: Andy Home #metals

COLUMN-Why tiny tin stands out in the commodities rout: Andy Home

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JOBS: LME Traffic/Hedging, Switzerland #jobs #metals #LME

JOBS: LME Traffic/Hedging, Switzerland

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LME Q2 profit doubles as trading fee hike pays out #metals #LME

LME Q2 profit doubles as trading fee hike pays out

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With Yuan Devaluation, China Digs a Hole for Commodities #metals

With Yuan Devaluation, China Digs a Hole for Commodities – WSJ.

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METALS-Aluminium hits six-year low as China devalues yuan #metals

METALS-Aluminium hits six-year low as China devalues yuan

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Aluminium: Meltdown fears – FT.com #metals

Aluminium: Meltdown fears – FT.com.

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JOBS: Senior Base Metals Operations, Essen, Germany

JOBS: Senior Base Metals Operations, Essen, Germany

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Gunvor Expands Metals Trading With Trio #jobs #metals

Gunvor Expands Metals Trading With Trio

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COLUMN-The hand that gently rocks the LME copper spreads: Andy Home #metals #LME

COLUMN-The hand that gently rocks the LME copper spreads: Andy Home

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JOBS: Execution Trader, Castleton Commodities, Geneva #jobs #metals #bulk #commodities

JOBS: Execution Trader,  Castleton Commodities, Geneva

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