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  • This once in 40-year event could pop a $1.5 trillion debt bubble soon…
  • Since the mid-1970s, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has controlled the price of oil... Cutting production when it got too low and opening up the floodgates when the price got too high. That's what the world expects OPEC to do. That's what OPEC has always done. But for once OPEC is defying all logic… OPEC's seemingly illogical move will send the oil price... ››› more
  • [28 November 2014]
  • Oil plunges to $72 a barrel as OPEC decides to keep producing at current levels
  • Yesterday, the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) met in Vienna. On the agenda was how to respond to an ebbing oil price. If the organisation decided to cut production, it could help deal with the current oversupply, which is contributing towards a low oil price. But OPEC decided against a cut in production. The oil price fell hard on the news. Let's take a closer look ... ››› more
  • [28 November 2014]
  • It's time to jump aboard the investment opportunities that come with a falling oil price
  • Since June, the oil price has slid nearly 30%. This fall means cheaper fuel for motorists, leaving more money in their pockets. Not only that, a lower oil price not only benefits consumers, it also benefits businesses, large and small. The price of oil has a powerful effect on the global economy. And the sharp fall means there are some opportunities for investors. So what's going on with ... ››› more
  • [27 November 2014]
  • Swiss people head to the polls this Sunday, here's why their vote could impact gold
  • Switzerland has a direct democracy. What this means is that any citizen can table a motion as long as they can drum up support of at least 100,000 people. This Sunday will see citizens in Switzerland voting on the ‘Save our Swiss gold' initiative. This motion pushes for the country to re-establish gold in its reserves. So what is the motion all about? And what could it mean for gold? Le... ››› more
  • [27 November 2014]
  • Where is the price of oil going?
  • The oil price has plunged from around $115 a barrel in June to around $80 a barrel today. OPEC, which represents many of the biggest oil producing nations hasn't responded to the lower price by cutting production. So where does this leave the oil price? And where is it heading? Let's take a closer look… The future of the oil price No-one knows with any certainly where the oil ... ››› more
  • [25 November 2014]
  • It is time to sell your investments in fossil fuels?
  • There's growing pressure across the world to cut carbon emissions in an attempt to keep a lid on global warming. The South African government may not be listening too much to this as it nears the completion of two enormous coal-powered power plants, but there are hints that things are changing elsewhere. So where does this leave fossil fuels? And companies that specialise in those very resou... ››› more
  • [21 November 2014]
  • Is it time to buy platinum yet?
  • When the platinum price crashed in 2008, it lost two-thirds of its value. Then over the next 18-months, it more than doubled in price. So what's going on with platinum now? And is it time to buy? The price appears to be crashing again. Let's take a closer look… The platinum price has fallen hard Over the past three-months, platinum has fallen by nearly 20%. In October, it di... ››› more
  • [20 November 2014]
  • The gold price continues to suffer… When is it going to end?
  • Recently, the gold price has perked up slightly. Looking at gold at the moment, there could be a short-term buying opportunity, but what about over the long-term? Where is gold heading? Well if hedging is anything to go by, the price may have further to fall. Let's take a closer look… The volatile life of the gold price From 1971 to 1980, gold stormed from $35 to $850 an ounce.... ››› more
  • [20 November 2014]
  • Investing in gold: Why you should and how you can do it
  • It's no secret that gold has performed terribly over the past year. Only last week it hit four-year lows. Whatever you think of what the future might hold for gold. A small proportion of your investment portfolio in gold acts like insurance. So why should you invest in gold? And what's the best way to invest in gold? Read on to find out… Why you should own gold Gold is a great ... ››› more
  • [19 November 2014]
  • Oil plummets to $77 a barrel on the back of poor Chinese data
  • Since June, the price of Brent crude oil has been on a slippery slope south. Yesterday, a barrel slid to $77. And looking to the futures market, it looks like the price of oil is going to continue to fall. So what's causing the oil price to drop so much? And what does it mean for you? Let's take a closer look… The oil price is trading at a four-year low Yesterday, the oil price... ››› more
  • [14 November 2014]
  • Silver: The good, the bad and the opportunities it presents
  • If you've been watching the price of silver, it's not been doing well. The precious metal is struggling. So what's going on with silver? Why is it struggling? Are there any chances of a recovery in its price? And should you invest in it? Let's take a closer look… The moves of the silver price are exaggerated moves of the gold price When you look at the price of silver compared to ... ››› more
  • [29 October 2014]
  • This is the ultimate contrarian play: Why now is the time to invest in commodities
  • Commodities have had a terrible time of it over the last few years. Whilst stock markets have soared, they've left commodities trailing. Just back track six years and commodities were soaring. Now commodities are trading at levels not seen for nearly two decades. So why is now the time to get back into commodities? Let's take a closer look… Investors hate commodities A contrari... ››› more
  • [28 October 2014]


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