Why Gold Remains Valuable to Chinese Investors

Why Gold Remains Valuable to Chinese Investors

China's robust economic growth over the past two decades has gone hand-in-hand with the nations' accumulation of gold.

Market Movers: December Crop Production Report

Market Movers: December Crop Production Report

Will the USDA lower soybean exports again?

What Do We Mean by Risk-On and Risk-Off?

What Do We Mean by Risk-On and Risk-Off?

Positive or negative investor sentiment can quickly change the types of assets being traded.

Market Movers: December OPEC Meeting

Market Movers: December OPEC Meeting

Will OPEC react to the sharp decline in oil prices?

Energy Market Insights: OPEC Watch

Energy Market Insights: OPEC Watch

OPEC Watch: How are oil traders navigating through the uncertainty?

How the CFTC Is Going Digital

How the CFTC Is Going Digital

Chairman Giancarlo highlights data, fintech initiatives to achieve 'the best' regulation.

Energy Market Volatility Bled Into Stocks: Are Treasuries and Gold Next?

Energy Market Volatility Bled Into Stocks: Are Treasuries and Gold Next?

Treasury bears have been bold and vocal, but sentiment should change to catch up with stocks and commodities.

Asia Grows as a Crude Oil Price Maker

Asia Grows as a Crude Oil Price Maker

About 200 million barrels equivalent of WTI crude oil futures are now being traded daily during Asian hours.

How Grain Futures Revolutionized Finance

How Grain Futures Revolutionized Finance

Corn, wheat and oats contracts launched more than 140 years ago, and ushered in a global futures industry.

Making Sense of the Mysterious Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Making Sense of the Mysterious Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Historically, the reserve is used in emergency cases, but could it be tapped to push down oil prices?