Tag: Commodities

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May 06, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Daily market commentary: The outlook for the whole commodity sector remains extremely positive

EUROPEAN SHARES European markets extended gains on Thursday with most indices still in green territory as investors digested the last solid batch of corporate results. Banks and automakers led gains today following reassuring results that topped estimates from both Société Générale and Volkswagen. Risk appetite is back on track following Janet Yellen’s clarification about her…

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February 25, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Xetra-Gold exceeds the 10b Euro mark in assets under custody

Deutsche Börse has just released fresh news from its commodities sector. The assets under custody of Xetra-Gold exceeded the 10 billion Euro mark for the first time. The physical holdings of the Gold ETC are deposited in the central vault for German securities in Frankfurt and are currently 209.98 tonnes, up 6.39 tonnes since the…

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January 03, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

Xetra-Gold holdings increase with 21.7 tonnes YoY in 2019

Deutsche Börse Commodities GmbH has announced that the gold holdings of the exchange-traded bearer bond Xetra-Gold (ISIN: DE000A0S9GB0) increased to 203.2 tonnes at the end of the year 2019. This is an increase of 21.7 tonnes over the course of the year. At the beginning of 2019, 181.5 tonnes of gold were stored in the…

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October 09, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Daily market commentary: The Dollar Index is rising

ActivTrades’ Market Analysts have prepared for LeapRate their daily commentary on traditional markets for October 9, 2019. See details below: FOREX The Dollar Index, which measures the performance of the greenback against a basket of other major currencies, has been rising for the last three sessions and is approaching the 99 level. This strength can…

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January 03, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Xetra-Gold holdings rise with 7 tonnes YoY in 2018

Deutsche Börse has informed that the gold holdings of the exchange-traded bearer bond Xetra-Gold (ISIN: DE000A0S9GB0) increased with seven more tonnes in 2018 to 181.47 tonnes. The end of 2017 marked a new all-time high with 175.04 tonnes. At the beginning of 2018, 174.24 tonnes of gold were stored in the central vault for German…

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May 21, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

Dukascopy launches new CFD index and commodity for trading on DEMO

Geneva based Retail FX broker and bank Dukascopy has just announced that it has expanded the range of CFD indices and commodities. Chinese index to US Dollar (CHI.IDX/USD) and Gasoil to US Dollar (DIESEL.CMD/USD) have been added on DEMO environment. Maximum leverage on CHI.IDX/USD and DIESEL.CMD/USD is set to 1:100. More detailed information about trading…

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September 27, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Saxo Bank launching new FX and CFD order execution model targeting increased liquidity and transparency

Trading and investment company, Saxo Bank, has announced the launching of a new order driven execution model for FX Spot, FX Forwards and CFDs on Indices and Commodities, aligning its practices with those in other asset classes as it consolidates its multi-asset trading offering. The order driven model, which is currently in testing and will be launched…

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July 25, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

TOCOM's physical market for gold launched today

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc. (TOCOM) has launched a new physical market for gold, Gold Physical Transaction. The number of executed transactions for the first trading day was 14. TOCOM is the only regulated exchange that operates a gold market in Japan and gold is the most actively traded commodity at the Exchange. With the…

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