SYDNEY, Jan 30- London copper slipped to a near two-month trough on Thursday, as the prospect of slowing Chinese demand for metals hit sentiment already soured by the Federal Reserve's reduction of bond buying. Aluminium futures were mired near five-year lows in London and Shanghai as soaring premiums for physical supplies further blunted demand.» Read More
SINGAPORE, Dec 4- The Hong Kong bourse plans to build up its commodity business by co-listing global benchmarks in metals and other products and matching them with key contracts traded on China's exchanges, its CEO said.
Asia has long been the fastest growing demand region for the raw materials to power economic growth, but has mostly priced the purchases against benchmarks like Brent crude, London Metal Exchange copper or New York cotton.
LONDON, Nov 22- Investors are going to have to work far harder in 2014 to replicate this year's bumper gains by turning over more trades or pushing out into riskier investments. I think 2014 is going to be tricky, to capture value you're just going to have to be tactical, "said Chris Goekjian, chief investment officer of hedge fund Cheyne Capital.
MILAN, Nov 8- Shares in Telecom Italia fell over 4.5 percent on Friday after the company outlined a plan to raise 4 billion euros to strengthen it balance sheet and issued a convertible bond.
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Oct 31- It's two weeks since China's first iron ore futures contract started trading and so far volumes and open interest are robust and prices are slightly lower.
SHANGHAI, Sept 18- Changes in the way China's central bank is managing the yuan's exchange rate have traders speculating that regulators are readying the market for another round of reform, but Beijing is unlikely to move until plummeting Asian currencies stabilise.
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