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10/01 23:29
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10/02 11:52
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Gold Market Report

PRECIOUS-Gold gets boost from safe-haven bids as equities slide

* OGold adds to overnight gains as Asian shares slip * Weak data, Ebola scare pressure stocks * Coming up: ECB outcome of policy meet, US jobless claims (Adds comments, updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, Oct 2 - Gold added to overnight gains on Thursday, buoyed along with other safe-haven assets, as weak global manufacturing data and the first diagnosis of Ebola in the United States unnerved equities. Gold, often seen as an alternative investment duri

REFILE-PRECIOUS-Gold gets boost from safe-haven bids as equities slide

(Drops reference to United States in first sentence) SINGAPORE, Oct 2 - Gold added to small gains from the day before on Thursday, buoyed by risk-averse sentiment as weak global manufacturing data unnerved equity markets. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold had edged up 0.1 percent to $1,215.02 an ounce by 0038 GMT. The metal gained 0.4 percent on Wednesday after earlier falling towards a nine-month low. * Stock markets worldwide closed out the first day of the fourth quarte

PRECIOUS-Gold rises as U.S. equities sell off on Ebola fears

* Platinum slides to lowest since Sept. 2009 (Adds comment, NEW YORK to dateline, second byline, updates market activities)

RPT-PRECIOUS-Gold languishes, platinum hits 5-year low as dollar extends gains

* Precious metals languish as dollar hits multi-year highs

PRECIOUS-Gold struggles near 9-month low; platinum hits 5-year trough

* Gold close to key $1,200-an-ounce level * Dollar index holds at 4-year highs * Platinum drops 1 pct, silver at multi-year lows (Updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, Oct 1 - Gold extended losses on Wednesday to trade near a nine-month low and looked likely to break below the key $1,200-an-ounce level, clobbered by a stronger dollar and lack of support from top buyer China. With the dollar at a four-year peak against a basket of major currencies, other

RPT-INSIGHT-Saudi Arabia fears Yemeni tumult may boost its main foe Iran

RIYADH, Oct 1 - The capture of Yemen's capital by rebels with ties to Iran has jolted Saudi Arabia, prompting a scramble by Riyadh to prevent its Shi'ite Muslim rival from exploiting the takeover to make trouble in the kingdom's backyard.

Afren expects operations at Barda Rash oilfield to resume by end-October

Oct 2 - Oil and gas producer Afren Plc said it expected drilling and production at its Barda Rash field in Kurdistan to be fully resumed by end-October as the security situation had improved at the border of Iraqi Kurdistan.

UPDATE 1-Russian oil output up to 10.61 mln bpd in Sept due to foreign-owned projects

MOSCOW, Oct 2 - Oil production in Russia increased by almost 0.9 percent month-on-month in September to 10.61 barrels per day (bpd) largely because of increased output at joint ventures with foreign majors, Energy Ministry data showed on Thursday.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tokyo stocks tumble as weak global data spook markets; yen gains

TOKYO, Oct 2 - Japanese stocks were knocked hard on Thursday as weak global manufacturing activity and an Ebola health scare in the United States spooked world markets, sending investors scurrying to the safety of U.S. bonds, the yen and gold.

UPDATE 1-Brent hovers near 27-month low as abundant supply weighs

* Brent may struggle to recover on weak demand in China, Europe


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Nikkei 15,661.99 -420.26 -2.61%
Hang Seng 22,932.98 -296.23 -1.28%
Sensex 26,567.99 -62.52 -0.23%
EUR/INR 77.944 +0.06%
USD/INR 61.650 -0.10%
GBP/INR 99.978 +0.11%
Gold 1,217.90 +3.30 +0.27%
Oil 90.69 -0.04 -0.04%
Corn 323.00 -3.00 -0.92%

Real estate negotiations, Argentina style

"All they said was 'We need the office', and that was that. We had 10 minutes to get our stuff and get out." - Carlos Jiminez, planning executive at Spanish energy company Repsol's YPF division in Argentina on the day the government of Cristina Fernandez's government seized control in 2012.

ANALYSIS-Small ships to unlock rate boon for bulk owners

Dry cargo shippers with smaller vessels are shifting to more-risk, more-reward spot markets, eyeing rising demand for sugar and grains -- commodities well suited to versatile supramax and handysize ships.

Think brussels sprouts and cauliflower are agricultural commodities? Think again.

While the financial bailouts tossed to automakers, banks and other groups during the recent economic crisis left a funny taste in the mouth of some Americans, one former U.S. regulator hopes efforts to prevent another panic doesn't go rotten.

More volatility expected as Fed rate rise looms – Cumberland Advisors’ David Kotok

01 Oct 2014

“We are in a new period of volatility and it's been developing for the last two or three months,” David Kotok, chairman and chief investment officer of investment advisory firm Cumberland Advisors told the Global Markets Forum on Wednesday. “When you suppress all interest rates to zero you dampen volatility and you distort asset pricing. Now the outlook for interest rates is changing so we are restoring volatility.”

Bleak investment outlook sours mood at Russia forum

10 Sep 2014

The keynote speech at a Russia conference in London pours cold water on the country's investment prospects

Betting on (expensive and over-owned) Indian equities

20 Aug 2014

Indian shares are expensive, positioning is heavy and economic growth remains sluggish. But investors are betting that, as Prime Minister Modi's election campaign promised, even better days like ahead