Economic fears hit global equities, commodities; Twitter lifts Wall Street

European stocks slid to a one-month low and commodity prices dropped on Monday, April 25, on renewed concerns about rising interest rates and China’s sputtering economy, while Wall Street shares rose, reversing losses after Twitter agreed to be bought by billionaire Elon Musk. Fears over China’s COVID-19 outbreaks spooked investors already worried that higher US … Read more

Oil, commodities surge amid sell-off in global shares

Wall Street’s main indexes fall sharply on Monday, March 7, with the Nasdaq Composite confirming it is in a bear market NEW YORK, USA – Oil and other commodities prices soared while global shares tanked on Monday, March 7, as the United States said it was willing to ban Russian oil imports, stoking investor fears … Read more

Southeast Asian equities shine as commodities rally on Ukraine crisis

Southeast Asian stocks are becoming a haven for international fleeing a growing outlook for global equities who are hoping for sustained strength in the commodity-heavy harvested of the region. Driving the renewed interest is a surge in commodity prices that spells good news, particularly for key producers Indonesia and Malaysia, coupled with the sparse economic … Read more

Russia faces major disruptions to oil, commodities flows without SWIFT

Russia produces 10% of global oil and supplies 40% of Europe’s gas. It is the world’s largest grains and fertilizers exporter, top palladium and nickel producer, third largest exporter of coal and steel, and fifth largest wood exporter. LONDON, United Kingdom – Russian exports of all commodities from oil and metals to grains will be … Read more