May 2017

HOTTER ON METALS: Glencore's agriculture goals

Glencore has made an informal approach for some kind of deal with Bunge Ltd. But the grains trader says it is not talking.

LORD COPPER: How do you make money out of the battery boom?

We all know battery development is where the hot technology investment is going, Lord Copper says, but the question on all good metal traders’ lips is how do we make money from this?

HOTTER ON METALS: LME load-out limitations

London Metal Exchange rules on warehousing don’t permit metal to move from one of its approved warehouses to another in the same location.

HOTTER ON METALS: Alternative financing gives juniors a boost

The junior mining sector, left for the most part traumatised in the wake of the commodities downturn, is back in vogue.