Commodities

MCX Gold

28010.0
Change
-65.0
Open
28020.0
High
28037.0
Low
27884.0
Times
08/29 23:29
Data as of 11:48pm IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Gold

1,285.70
Change
-2.90
Open
1,289.50
High
1,289.70
Low
1,284.80
Times
08/30 02:43
Data as of 11:48pm IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

MCX Silver

42244.0
Change
-161.0
Open
42282.0
High
42464.0
Low
42146.0
Times
08/29 23:29
Data as of 11:48pm IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Crude

103.04
Change
+0.58
Open
102.51
High
103.30
Low
102.49
Times
08/30 03:29
Data as of 11:48pm IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

Gold Market Report

PRECIOUS-Palladium hits 13-1/2-year high on supply fear; gold eases

* Palladium rises above $900 on supply worries * Russian palladium export to drop 2 pct this year - GFMS * Gold down as dollar rises, S&P higher * Coming up: U.S. construction spending Tuesday (Updates market activities) By Frank Tang and Jan Harvey NEW YORK/LONDON, Aug 29 - Palladium rose to a 13-1/2-year high on Friday on worries over uncertain supplies from Russia, the world's largest producer of the metal, while gold prices eased on a dollar rise and gains in

PRECIOUS-Palladium rises to fresh 13-1/2 year high; gold eases

* Palladium rises above $900 on supply worries * Russian supplies to drop 2 pct this year - GFMS * Gold down as dollar rises, S&P higher * Coming up: U.S. construction spending Tuesday (Adds comment, NEW YORK to dateline, second byline, updates market activities) By Frank Tang and Jan Harvey NEW YORK/LONDON, Aug 29 - Palladium rose to a fresh 13-1/2-year high on Friday on worries over uncertain supplies from Russia, the world's largest producer of the metal, while

PRECIOUS-Gold steady, heads for monthly gain on Ukraine tension

* Coming Up: U.S. personal income July; 1230 GMT (Adds comments from ANZ)

PRECIOUS-Gold heads for first monthly gain since June on Ukraine

SINGAPORE, Aug 29 - Gold hardly moved on Friday but was on track for its first monthly gain since June after some investors ditched equities and poured their money back into gold due to growing tensions between Russia and Ukraine. Ukraine's president said on Thursday that Russian troops had entered his country in support of pro-Moscow rebels who captured a key coastal town, sharply escalating a separatist war and prompting anger and alarm among Kiev's Western allies.

PRECIOUS-Gold rises for 3rd straight day eying Ukraine, equities drop

* NATO says more than 1,000 Russian troops in Ukraine * U.S. weekly jobless claims fall, GDP revised up * Lingering fears of early Fed rate hike could limit gains * Coming up: U.S. personal income Friday (Adds details, updates market prices) By Frank Tang and Clara Denina NEW YORK/LONDON, Aug 28 - Gold rose for a third consecutive session on Thursday as tensions in Ukraine increased and equity markets retreated, but analysts said the rebound could be short-lived

Ukraine's Poroshenko says EU ready to impose new Russia sanctions

BRUSSELS, Aug 30 - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday that European Union leaders had agreed to prepare additional sanctions on Russia which would be conditional on the success of a peace plan proposed by him.

Chinese solar company to buy Germany's SAG Solarstrom

FRANKFURT, Aug 30 - German solar firm SAG Solarstrom AG, which filed for insolvency late last year, said on Saturday it agreed to be acquired by Shunfeng Photovoltaic International for 65 million euros ($85 million).

UPDATE 1-Russian politician beaten after report on soldier burials

* OSCE calls for investigation (Adds interview with attack victim)

EU urgently to draw up possible new sanctions on Russia-draft

BRUSSELS, Aug 30 - European Union leaders will ask officials on Saturday to prepare urgently possible new sanctions against Russia over its involvement in Ukraine, according to a draft statement seen by Reuters.

At least ten dead in clashes as Yemen's Houthi rebels try to seize key road

SANAA, Aug 30 - At least ten men from local militias and from the Yemeni army were killed on Saturday in clashes with Houthi fighters who were trying to seize a road that links the capital Sanaa with oil-rich provinces, local government officials said.

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Nikkei 15,424.59 -35.27 -0.23%
Hang Seng 24,742.06 +1.06 +0.00%
Sensex 26,638.11 +77.96 +0.29%
EUR/INR 79.443 -0.02%
USD/INR 60.505 --
GBP/INR 100.41 -0.01%
Gold 1,285.70 -2.90 -0.23%
Oil 95.84 +1.41 +1.49%
Corn 358.75 -2.75 -0.76%

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.

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

Sanctions bite Russia but some investors are fishing

14 Aug 2014

Most investors are shying away from Russia where the economy and companies are reeling under the impact of Western sanctions and a conflict with Ukraine. But cheap share price valuations are luring some investors.

Myanmar – investing in a far frontier

28 Jul 2014

Frontier investors have been excited by the opening up of Myanmar's market since its quasi-civilian government came to power in 2011, after nearly half a century of military rule. Can you get 20 pct annual returns?