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Peter Hobson

METALS-Copper holds near 3-week highs on trade talk optimism

10:34pm IST

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Adds closing prices, updates news)

Swiss refiner Metalor to stop processing artisanal gold

17 Jun 2019

LONDON Switzerland's Metalor, one of the world's biggest gold refineries, said on Monday it would work only with gold from large industrial mines in order to reduce the risk of illegality in its supply chain.

Swiss refiner Metalor to stop processing artisanal gold

17 Jun 2019

* Informal production methods have grown as gold demand boomed

METALS-Chinese stimulus hopes support copper

11 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 11 Copper prices touched their highest in two weeks on Tuesday, lifted by hopes that top consumer China will pump money into building metals-intensive infrastructure.

METALS-Copper stumbles towards eighth consecutive weekly loss

07 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 7 Copper prices were set for their eighth straight weekly fall after trade disputes, signs of slowing global economic growth and disappointing U.S. jobs data weakened the demand outlook for metals.

Oil loses lustre as banks cash in on cleaner commodities

04 Jun 2019

LONDON Investment banks are beefing up trading teams in markets such as gas, metals and carbon permits that are flourishing as businesses and economies become greener, according to recruitment consultants.

METALS-Trade war worries drag copper to 4-month lows

22 May 2019

LONDON, May 22 Copper prices hit a four-month low on Wednesday as an intensifying trade dispute between the United States and China took its toll on industrial metals with investors fearing damage to economic growth and weakened demand.

METALS-Escalating trade war drives copper to fifth weekly loss

17 May 2019

LONDON, May 17 Copper prices fell for a fifth consecutive week as the trade confrontation between the United States and China intensified.

ICBC Standard Bank closes Tokyo metals branch

17 May 2019

LONDON ICBC Standard Bank said on Friday it would close its metals branch in Tokyo this year and move the business to hub offices in London and Singapore.

ICBC Standard Bank closes Tokyo metals branch

17 May 2019

LONDON, May 17 ICBC Standard Bank said on Friday it would close its metals branch in Tokyo this year and move the business to hub offices in London and Singapore.

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