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A ‘death cross’ for the gold price isn’t as scary as it sounds

A death cross in gold price is a technical indicator used by traders looking for signs of a bear market and it looks like one is imminent in gold.

CommoditiesMetals

What to know about Lithium and its role in the EV future

Lithium demand has been increasing as the future of electric cars batteries relies in part on this chemical element. In this article, FlowBank answers your questions on the Lithium ecosystem and future:

StocksCommoditiesMetals

Georgia runoff spike could start a 'laggard trade' in gold mining stocks

Early signs are that gold mining stocks continue to attract interest from investors in 2021 with hopes for a possible 'laggard trade' to chase the high price of gold.

CommoditiesMetals

COVID vaccines are party-poopers for gold

Since the the news of effective COVID vaccines, the price of gold has plummeted for 3 weeks in a row to hit a 4-month low. Is this the end of the party for gold?

CommoditiesMetalsESG investing

Copper hits 2-year high in new era of ‘sustainability’ and China-based contracts

A reputation as ‘sustainable’, new renminbi contracts and booming infrastructure spending in China just sent copper prices to a 2 year high.

CommoditiesMetalsPolitics

Which US election result is best for gold?

Gold has had a rock-solid year (pun intended!). It has far outperformed nearly every asset class this year. But under which president will gold fair best?

CommoditiesMetals

Why did silver just crash 11% in a day?

The price of silver crashed 11% on Monday before eventually closing 9% lower. Silver is volatile and here we outline some reasons behind the fallout.

21 September 2020
BondsMetals

Risk-off & Tesla’s Battery Day

For the day ahead, I’ll be watching investor reaction to yesterday’s big risk-off day across markets, Tesla’s so-called ‘Battery day’ and the testimony from Fed Chair Jay Powell.

CommoditiesMetals

What is fundamental analysis?

The aim of fundamental analysis is to try to ascertain whether the asset is under or overvalued from an investors point of view.

Metals

Gold and Silver have been surging – Is Platinum next?

At the time of our writing, Gold and Silver are pulling back. But their price action over the last months has been impressive. Meanwhile, Platinum has been underperforming other precious metals by a wide margin. Below, we look at the investment thesis behind Platinum and how to invest into it. A steep discount to Gold  

6 August 2020
ForexFuturesMetals

US jobs report & summer recess

Today is all about the US jobs report (non-farm payrolls) - but it’s also the last chance for Congress to agree a stimulus bill before their Summer recess.

BondsCommoditiesMetals

Gold over $2000

The spot price of gold has soared above the 2k milestone, reaching a new all-time high of $2040. Can the upwards momentum continue?

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