After years of falling prices, 2016 has seen some spectacular gains for gold mining stocks. But it’s not too late to buy in, says Dominic Frisby.
Merryn Somerset Webb explains the basics of commodities, including what counts as a commodity, why bother investing in them, and how to go about doing it.
After four years of decline, gold is back in a bull market. And in times like these, you want to be buying. Dominic Frisby explains why.
Asset allocation is at least as important as individual share selection. So where should you be putting your money? Here’s our monthly take on the major asset classes.
As the EU referendum results emerged, gold rose more than 6% overnight in dollar terms as nervous investors piled in. Priced in sterling, the overnight jump was 22%, a record move.
A surge in demand for peanuts in China is outstripping supply from the top exporter Argentina, sending the price of the legumes soaring.
The former Bank of England governor has issued a stark reminder of the importance of holding some gold as portfolio insurance.
The maker of iPads and iPhones could be moving into the renewable power industry as it registers the company “Apple Energy”.
There is a huge shift going on in the energy markets, with the decline of coal mirrored by the stunning rise of renewable energy. Here’s what it means for investors.
Andrew Lockley talks to D’Maris Coffman, a university professor working on the economics of geoengineering, about the radical steps we may have to take to tackle climate change.
With little chance of higher US interest rates in the near future, the weak dollar trade is still on. John Stepek explains why, and the best way to profit.
Last week, the price of oil edged above $50 a barrel. Will the trend continue, asks Andrew Van Sickle.