The London Metal Exchange is attracting a growing crowd to its Asian gala dinner this year, with about 60 percent more attendees. The biggest metals bourse is finding it harder to replicate those gains in trading in the region.
Christopher Fonseca is decked out in his signature military-green uniform, his back to a giant poster of childhood hero Che Guevara as he fields questions from angry mine workers in his cluttered office.
The dollar gained for a seventh day against a basket of peers, the longest streak in almost a year, as revised data in a Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago index signaled greater-than-forecast strength in the U.S. economy.
India’s top court today allowed iron ore miners to resume operations in Goa state after imposing a ban 18 months ago for environmental violations. Goa accounted for about half of the nation’s exports before the halt.