ECB less hawkish, back to neutral bias

says Citi The ECB increased, as widely expected, the official rates by 25 BP after Thursday’s meeting. As a result, the upcoming weekly refi operations, settled on July 9, will be conducted

Is Steel a Steal?

Focus on neglected commodity As focus is given to traditional commodities such as oil and gold, an often overlooked commodity is steel. You may be interested to know that the price has

Are Commodities in Bubble Territory?

Major base prices up sharply Commodities have been in a strong bull run since 2002 with all the major base metal prices up considerably over the period as illustrated below : Copper

Blacklisted by my bank for living in Iran

By Fredrik Dahl By Fredrik Dahl TEHRAN, May 8 (Reuters) – "Your account has been blocked because of your address … It's not personal." The bank employee in Brussels sounded almost apologetic