In 2011, global markets were gripped by fears of rising losses at giant French banks like BNP Paribas. Now, a veteran analyst is warning it could happen again -- this time from losses on derivatives bets.
Contrary to what some analysts think, this was not a deal made out of "necessity"
Gold bulls are focusing on Fed rhetoric and U.S.-China trade tensions.
Even if Maduro steps down or is forced out, it will take years to rebuild the country's oil industry.
After a lackluster 2018, is gold on track for a bull run?