Ben cross is a contributor to RealMoney Pro as a commodity specialist and is also a senior advisor to Panidion mine finance fund. Prior to this Cross spent over 20 years in the Morgan Stanley commodity group as a managing director and global head of metals sales and trading and head of commodity hedge fund sales. He was a member of the Comex and phlx exchanges. He graduated from Cornell university.
Recent Articles By The Author
Rising Copper Is Bad News for Tesla
The weakening dollar is filtering down to commodities, and metals prices are rising.
The Italian Job: Why Gold and Silver Dropped Today
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Gold Reaches 7-Month Highs
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Even without North Korea, there's plenty of uncertainty coming from U.S. allies.
Gold Defies Predictions of Swoon
As Trump has his best week so far, equities remain resilient to negative news.
Trump's Problems Are Good News for Gold
A businessman who answered to stockholders would've been better choice as president.
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Washington kerfuffles should bode well for gold and other 'portfolio protection' assets.