Commodities

2019 Articles

BHP boss has bonus slashed after death in Australian mine
BHP boss has bonus slashed after death in Australian mine
The boss of BHP, one of the world’s largest miners, had his bonus slashed last year after a death at [...]
September 17, 2019
Oil prices plunge as Saudi Arabia makes progress on bombed oil sites
Oil prices plunge as Saudi Arabia makes progress on bombed oil sites
Oil prices fell dramatically this afternoon as it was revealed that Saudi Arabia expects that it will have repaired all [...]
September 17, 2019
Oil prices steady after Saudi attacks spark huge rise
Oil prices steady after Saudi attacks spark huge rise
Oil prices steadied this morning after markets shouldered a massive shock yesterday when prices rocketed at their fastest rate ever. [...]
September 17, 2019
Sirius problems: Yorkshire mine shares plunge
Sirius problems: Yorkshire mine shares plunge
One of the UK’s biggest mining projects, expected to provide around 1,200 jobs, was thrown into turmoil today after it [...]
September 17, 2019
US oil firm Vaalco to list in London, seeks acquisitions
US oil firm Vaalco to list in London, seeks acquisitions
The boss of US oil explorer Vaalco has said the company could quadruple its size through an acquisition as he [...]
September 16, 2019
US markets fall while oil prices rise after attacks on Saudi supply
US markets fall while oil prices rise after attacks on Saudi supply
Wall Street fell this afternoon after the weekend’s attack on Saudi crude oil facilities knocked out five per cent of [...]
September 16, 2019
JP Morgan caught up in precious metals market manipulation charge
JP Morgan caught up in precious metals market manipulation charge
JP Morgan’s global head of precious metals trading has been charged in the US with running an eight-year “racketeering conspiracy” [...]
September 16, 2019
Saudi oil attack: How high could oil prices go after record-breaking rise?
Saudi oil attack: How high could oil prices go after record-breaking rise?
Analysts are this morning coming to terms with the implications of an attack on two Saudi processing plants after they [...]
September 16, 2019
Royal Mint releases new coin after August gold rush
Royal Mint releases new coin after August gold rush
August was the most popular month on record for sales of precious metals at the Royal Mint, which has released [...]
September 16, 2019
FTSE energy firms gain as oil prices post record rise on Saudi attack
FTSE energy firms gain as oil prices post record rise on Saudi attack
A major terrorist attack which wiped out half of Saudi oil production and sent oil prices soaring by record amounts [...]
September 16, 2019
US blames Iran for drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities
US blames Iran for drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities
The US blamed Iran today for drone strikes on two Saudi oil facilities on Saturday that knocked out about half [...]
September 15, 2019
Consortium led by Dalmore in talks to buy stake in UK's £6bn nuclear fleet
Consortium led by Dalmore in talks to buy stake in UK's £6bn nuclear fleet
A consortium is in talks to buy a 20 per cent stake in the UK’s nuclear power stations. Dalmore, Equitix [...]
September 14, 2019
Saudi Arabia oil facilities engulfed in flames after drone attacks
Saudi Arabia oil facilities engulfed in flames after drone attacks
Two major oil facilities in Saudi Arabia have burst into flames following drone attacks, state media reports. Footage has emerged [...]
September 14, 2019
SSE sells retail business to Ovo for £500m
SSE sells retail business to Ovo for £500m
SSE has sold its energy services business to Ovo Energy in a deal worth £500m, creating one of the UK’s [...]
September 13, 2019