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    1. February 26, 2015

      Copper hits highest level since China fund attack

      Copper has risen to its highest level since Chinese funds attacked the metal six weeks ago. Last month, aggressive...

    2. January 14, 2015

      Copper slumps on Chinese selling

      Copper slumped to its lowest levels in five-and-a-half years on Wednesday, driven down by aggressive selling by Chinese...

    1. January 12, 2015

      China’s Maike says copper set to rebound

      Copper will rebound from its lowest level since the financial crisis as demand from construction in China picks up,...

    2. October 28, 2014

      Sharp fall in copper stocks points to rally

      Industry figures on Tuesday showing that a single party controls more than half of the copper held in London Metal...

    3. July 14, 2014

      Zinc lifted by falling stocks and supply concerns

      Zinc has reached its highest level in almost three years, lifted by ongoing concerns about mine supply and falling...

    4. June 9, 2014

      Aluminium price hits nine-month high as bearish wagers are off

      Aluminium has risen to its highest level in nine months after investors cut bearish wagers and Rusal, the world’s...

    5. April 3, 2014

      Aluminium jumps after halt to LME plan

      Aluminium has jumped 6 per cent in the week since the London Metal Exchange was forced to halt a plan to cut queues at...

    6. November 27, 2013

      Aluminium prices slide to four-year low

      Aluminium prices have slid to a four-year low, in a development that will heap pressure on the struggling smelting...

    7. July 4, 2013

      The regulator who was wary of regulation

      For someone once accused of “drifting into a career”, Stephen Haddrill, chief executive of the UK’s Financial Reporting...

    8. May 29, 2013

      GMAC appoints venture capitalist and IT executive as president

      Sangeet Chowfla has been appointed president and chief executive of GMAC, the organisation that authors and administers...

    9. April 21, 2013

      Overseas students are lent a financial helping hand

      Alternative lending options that are becoming increasingly popular among US MBA students may soon be available to their...

    10. September 17, 2012

      60% of US MBA programmes report a decline in applications

      The demand for postgraduate management degrees continues to be robust, but it is specialised masters degrees and...

    11. May 31, 2012

      Founders to buy out Bell Pottinger from Chime

      The founders of Bell Pottinger have agreed to buy out the public relations agency from parent Chime Communications for...

    12. January 30, 2012

      Ask the Expert: MBA 2012

      Economic malaise in Europe, combined with decreasing job opportunities there, mean that the Financial Times 2012 Global...

    13. December 23, 2011

      Southern exposure

       The Lost Photographs of Captain Scott, by Dr David M Wilson, Little, Brown, RRP£30, 192 pages Almost exactly one...

    14. December 15, 2011

      Traders seek gains in falling aluminium price

      One of the hottest trades of the 2008 crisis is making a comeback, as banks and traders take advantage of a sharp fall...

    15. November 30, 2011

      Commodities rally on liquidity move

      Industrial metals prices jumped as the world’s largest central banks announced a co-ordinated move to provide liquidity...

    16. October 3, 2011

      Solar bridge points to a bright future

      It will cost just over £7m and nothing quite like it has been built in London before. But the most striking feature of...

    17. May 9, 2011

      Oil and silver lead raw materials rally

      Oil and silver led a rebound in commodities prices as investors piled back into the markets following last week’s sharp...

    18. March 7, 2011

      Gold hits record high as investors seek haven

      Gold rose to a nominal record price as investors bought it as a haven from political and economic worries stemming from...

    19. February 3, 2011

      Red-hot copper hits $10,000 high

      Copper prices hit $10,000 a tonne on Thursday for the first time as investors piled into the metal amid fears of a...

    20. January 25, 2011

      Shortfall talk pushes tin to record high

      The price of tin, the metal used in soldering and packaging, jumped to a record high as traders braced for another year...

    21. December 20, 2010

      Matrix recruits former Piper Jaffray staff

      Matrix Group has picked up 14 former Piper Jaffray staff as the private financial services specialist seeks to take...

    22. December 17, 2010

      Potential buyers of Olympic Village named

      A list of leading UK and international property investors has been lined up as potential buyers of the Olympic Village,...

    23. September 2, 2010

      Optimism over China demand bolsters copper

      Copper rose to a four-month high on Thursday as optimism about Chinese demand buoyed the industrial metals markets amid...

    24. August 24, 2010

      Barnes & Noble warns of further losses

      Barnes & Noble on Tuesday warned it could post a loss for the current quarter as it attempts to fight off a proxy...

    25. August 5, 2010

      Tin pushes past $20,000 per tonne barrier

      Tin prices hit a two-year high above $20,000 a tonne on Thursday amid tight supplies across the base metals...

    26. July 26, 2010

      Trichet’s whole doesn’t equal the sum of its parts

      From Prof Mark Blyth. Sir, It was correct to end your austerity debate series with Jean-Claude Trichet’s call for...

    27. July 23, 2010

      Pragmatic orthodoxy lacks a basis to build confidence

      From Dr William Dixon and Dr David Wilson. Sir, Niall Ferguson again plays somewhat fast and loose with the facts...

    28. May 20, 2010

      Beijing's loan curbs unnerve commodities

      It is difficult to travel far without encountering a "China story" in commodities: the growth of the world's most...

    29. May 19, 2010

      Beijing’s loan curbs unnerve commodities

      It is difficult to travel far without encountering a “China story” in commodities: the growth of the world’s most...

    30. May 12, 2010

      Face the facts on Brown’s economic stewardship

      From Dr William Dixon and Dr David Wilson. Sir, Historians can provide insight into contemporary events but we don’t...

    31. May 5, 2010

      Global worries push copper below $7,000

      Copper dropped below $7,000 a tonne yesterday as markets were buffeted by concerns about eurozone contagion, slowing...

    32. May 4, 2010

      Global worries push copper below $7,000

      Copper dropped below $7,000 a tonne on Tuesday as markets were buffeted by concerns about eurozone contagion, slowing...

    33. April 16, 2010

      Push for alumina price reforms

      After the collapse of the iron ore pricing system between miners and steelmakers, is alumina set to follow?For about 30...

    34. April 15, 2010

      Push for alumina price reforms

      After the collapse of the iron ore pricing system between miners and steelmakers, is alumina set to follow? For about...

    35. April 13, 2010

      Sugar rebounds on signs of fresh demand

      Sugar stood out among commodity futures markets yesterday, bouncing sharply higher on signs of fresh demand.Liffe white...

    36. April 12, 2010

      Sugar rebounds on signs of fresh demand

      Sugar stood out among commodity futures markets on Monday, bouncing sharply higher on signs of fresh demand. Liffe...

    37. April 9, 2010

      Thai protesters fight to reverse their rulers' Porsche politics

      In the febrile environment of Thai politics, it was a moment freighted with symbolism. A teenager, the scion of a...

    38. April 5, 2010

      Empathy makes all behaviour possible

      From Dr William Dixon and Dr David Wilson. Sir, Like Jeremy Rifkin (March 17), Raymond S. Franklin (Letters, March 29)...

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