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Renita D. Young

RPT-Ivory Coast cocoa bean quality hit by dry weather, financing woes

11 Jan 2019

ABIDJAN/NEW YORK, Jan 11 Farmers in top cocoa grower Ivory Coast say the current crop is worsening, with beans starting to rot, as lack of financing prevents them from properly fermenting and drying beans already stressed by bad weather.

Ivory Coast cocoa bean quality hit by dry weather, financing woes

11 Jan 2019

ABIDJAN/NEW YORK Farmers in top cocoa grower Ivory Coast say the current crop is worsening, with beans starting to rot, as lack of financing prevents them from properly fermenting and drying beans already stressed by bad weather.

Ivory Coast cocoa bean quality hit by dry weather, financing woes

11 Jan 2019

ABIDJAN/NEW YORK, Jan 11 Farmers in top cocoa grower Ivory Coast say the current crop is worsening, with beans starting to rot, as lack of financing prevents them from properly fermenting and drying beans already stressed by bad weather.

UPDATE 1-Olam International to shut sugar trade desk -spokeswoman

09 Jan 2019

NEW YORK, Jan 8 Singapore-based agricultural commodities trading firm Olam International Ltd will shut its sugar trade desk, spokeswoman Nikki Barber said on Tuesday, another sign of pressure on trading houses.

Gold-backed ETFs gained globally in 2018, even with North America outflows

08 Jan 2019

NEW YORK Gold-backed exchange-traded funds ended 2018 with new inflows globally as uncertainty about Britain's exit from the EU drove investors to the perceived safety of European-backed ETFs, more than offsetting outflows in North America resulting from a strong U.S. dollar.

U.S. Mint American Eagle 2018 gold, silver coin sales at 11-year lows

01 Jan 2019

CHICAGO U.S. Mint sales of American Eagle gold and silver coins dropped to their lowest in 11 years during 2018, U.S. Mint data showed on Monday, as investors favored higher-yielding assets, despite global stock and bond market volatility late in the year.

American Eagle gold, silver coin demand reaches 11-year lows

21 Dec 2018

CHICAGO In a sign of precious metals demand, sales of U.S. Mint American Eagle gold and silver coins are closing out their weakest year since 2007, as investors favored higher-yielding assets, despite volatility in global stock and bond markets late in the year.

Gold-backed ETFs up on stock volatility in November

06 Dec 2018

NEW YORK, Dec 6 Gold-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) registered inflows in all the world's major regions in November, as volatile stock markets fueled flight-to-safety buying, the World Gold Council said on Thursday.

Paulson & Co keeps stake in gold investments during third-quarter: filing

15 Nov 2018

NEW YORK Paulson & Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake in gold investments during the third quarter of 2018 while other heavyweights including Soros Fund Management LLC, Jana Partners LLC and Caxton Corp remained unexposed to the metal.

UPDATE 2-Paulson & Co keeps stake in gold investments during Q3 -filing

15 Nov 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 14 Paulson & Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake in gold investments during the third quarter of 2018 while other heavyweights including Soros Fund Management LLC, Jana Partners LLC and Caxton Corp remained unexposed to the metal.

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