Commodities

MCX Gold

27400.0
Change
144.0
Open
27219.0
High
27420.0
Low
27204.0
Times
10/20 16:34
Data as of 6:10am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Gold

1,236.80
Change
-1.50
Open
1,237.30
High
1,237.30
Low
1,235.40
Times
10/20 11:15
Data as of 6:10am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

MCX Silver

38634.0
Change
235.0
Open
38410.0
High
38680.0
Low
38410.0
Times
10/20 16:34
Data as of 6:10am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Crude

85.72
Change
-0.44
Open
86.35
High
86.70
Low
85.63
Times
10/20 16:39
Data as of 6:10am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

Gold Market Report

PRECIOUS-Gold posts weekly loss on dollar rise, strong U.S. data

* Markets await Fed policy meeting next week (Updates market activities)

PRECIOUS-Gold slips, poised for weekly loss on strong U.S. data, dollar

* Bullion dips for third session on strong economic data * U.S. stock futures down after Ebola case in New York City * Dollar set for weekly gain after two weeks of losses (Updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, Oct 24 - Gold dipped for a third session in a row on Friday and was set to snap a two-week winning streak as a firmer U.S. dollar and robust economic data dented the metal's appeal as a hedge. Bullion's dip comes despite a tumble in U.S. stock fut

PRECIOUS-Gold poised for weekly loss on strong U.S. data, dollar

SINGAPORE, Oct 24 - Gold dipped for a third session on Friday and was headed for a weekly loss as a firmer U.S. dollar and robust economic data dented the metal's appeal as a hedge. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold eased 0.1 percent to $1,230.48 an ounce by 0020 GMT, after slipping over 1 percent in the previous two sessions. * The metal is headed for a weekly loss of 0.6 percent - its first drop in three weeks - as the dollar gained after two weekly declines in a row.

PRECIOUS-Gold drops as equities surge and physical demand wanes

* U.S. equities soar, dollar rises to one-week high (Adds comment, NEW YORK to dateline, second byline, updates market activity)

PRECIOUS-Gold steadies above $1,240 as Asian equities slide

* Gold steadies after 0.7 percent drop overnight * Dollar holds near 1-week high, Asian shares dip * Coming up: Europe, U.S. Markit manufacturing flash PMI (Updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, Oct 23 - Gold steadied above $1,240 an ounce on Thursday as Asian stock markets weakened, but caution prevailed as the dollar hovered near one-week highs and outflows from bullion funds continued. Asian shares sagged after a retreat on Wall Street and falling cr

Wall St Week Ahead-Look to energy names for global demand clues

NEW YORK, Oct 24 - Slumping energy shares drove the recent U.S. stock market selloff more than any other major group, so investors are turning to next week's slate of earnings to see if the sector can pull itself out of the pit.

UPDATE 1-Drone strike kills three al Qaeda-linked militants-tribal sources

SANAA, Oct 24 - A U.S. drone strike killed three suspected members of the al Qaeda-linked group near their battlefront with arch-rivals from the Shi'ite Muslim Houthi group, tribal sources said.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares post best week since mid-2013 after earnings boost

* Microsoft, Procter & Gamble results lift U.S. shares * Ebola scare diminishes, boosting U.S. shares * U.S. Treasuries prices stable on reduced Ebola concerns * Euro rises ahead of European bank stress test results (Adds close of U.S. markets) By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, Oct 24 - Global equity markets rose on Friday after strong corporate results from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and reduced concerns over the possible spread of Ebola boosted U.S. shares and kept

UPDATE 9-Brent oil ends week flat, pausing rout, as U.S. contango looms

* Ample prompt supplies threatened contango in U.S. crude

Drone strike in Yemen believed to be on al Qaeda positions

SANAA, Oct 24 - A U.S. drone on Friday struck positions believed to belong to Sunni Muslim al Qaeda fighters near their battlefront with arch-rivals from the Shi'ite Muslim Houthi group, tribal sources said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.

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Nikkei 15,291.64 +152.68 +1.01%
Hang Seng 23,363.36 +274.78 +1.19%
Sensex 26,108.53 +109.19 +0.42%
EUR/INR 78.287 +0.03%
USD/INR 61.160 --
GBP/INR 98.901 +0.17%
Gold 1,236.80 -1.50 -0.12%
Oil 82.70 -0.05 -0.06%
Corn 344.50 -3.50 -1.01%

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.

China economic reforms may result in $14.4 trillion GDP, growth at 6 percent – Asia Society report

23 Oct 2014

Sweeping economic reform initiated by China President Xi Jinping in November 2013 marked a turning point for the world's second biggest economy. If implemented fully, China's potential GDP growth can be sustained at 6 percent through 2020. One risk: Falling short of that growth rate could result in growth at half that projection, or worse, leading to a new economic crisis, according to a new study.

Strong dollar, weak oil and emerging markets growth

17 Oct 2014

The stronger dollar has tightened liquidity conditions, hampering the growth recovery in emerging markets but if oil keeps falling that could change.

Measuring political risk in emerging markets

10 Oct 2014

Political risk usually weighs on emerging economies sovereign credit ratings and events in HK show they can come out of the blue. Maplecroft's quarterly risk index shows a rise.