Category Archives: “News”

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Monday Outlook: Fed Week Is Here

  It’s a pivotal week for all kinds of markets, namely interest rates and equities, as the U.S. Federal Reserve…

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How MillerCoors Addresses Aluminum Price Risk

  Though aluminum has become a fashionable material of late for industries ranging from cell phones to automobiles, it has…

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Monday Outlook: USDA Report Week

  The United States is very likely going to produce a record amount of corn this year. One of the…

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How Saracens is Globalizing Rugby

Finding a “kindred spirit” is no longer just for love and friendship – call it Brand Globalization 2.0. That is…

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Aluminum: Why the Market for Tomorrow’s Metal is Looking Brighter

This should be the best of times for the aluminum business, but the metal has become almost impossible to hedge over the past several months due to a surge in the Midwest premium. How are aluminum consumers and producers dealing with the challenges?

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Why There’s High Interest in the New Zealand Dollar

  During the early part of 2013 New Zealand suffered a severe drought, and due to its large agricultural sector…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: FARMERS PREPARE FOR HARVEST

  We featured an infographic recently on the growth in mobile device use to access CME Group ag market data….

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Blu Putnam: Abenomics Likely to Disappoint

  A spotlight shines very brightly on Japan at the moment – and especially on Prime Minister Abe – not…

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Infographic: The Growth of Mobile in Ag Markets

  The number of people accessing agricultural market data through mobile devices is increasing. That’s not a surprise. More than…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: JACKSON HOLE SUMMIT

  The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City hosts its annual Jackson Hole summit for leading economists and central bankers…

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The Top 50 Twitter Feeds in Finance

  We’re very happy to be named one of 50 must-follow Twitter feeds in finance by the Wall Street Journal’s…

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How To Get More Youth Involved in Agriculture

  It’s state fair season, and that means people from all kinds of backgrounds will be getting an up close…