*Copper, iron ore see double-digit month-on-month growth in March. SHANGHAI, April 10- China's imports of iron ore and copper soared in March from the previous month in anticipation of higher seasonal demand in the world's top metals consumer, though crude oil shipments dropped after three months of high inbound volumes.» Read More
LONDON, March 11- The recent history of copper and iron ore has been all about China. These price swoons have been triggered by the same fears about the China growth story. Both copper and iron ore markets are reacting to a bearish one-two combination of news out of China.
NEW YORK, March 10- More client-hungry hedge fund managers are looking to put their investment strategies to work in exchange-traded funds, a move that could exponentially expand their pool of investors but requires them to slash investment management fees.
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.
NEW YORK, Jan 26- A shortage of propane. Ron Wyden, Senate Energy Committee Chairman and an Oregon Democrat who has opposed exports, believes the propane squeeze is a "concrete example" of the risks that consumers may face, he said via a spokesman.
*GM offloads Peugeot stake, loses $82 mln. PARIS/ LONDON, Dec 13- Hedge funds have reaped some $190 million this week from betting against Peugeot, in contrast with GM, whose own investment in the French carmaker proved to be a loser.
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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.
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