Uranium is viewed with suspicion by the public, but it’s an essential part of global energy production – and we are set for a shortage. Dominic Frisby explains how to invest.
The commodity markets have seen a surge in investment in recent years – particularly gold, which has hit record highs. Tim Bennett explains what commodity markets are and the different ways to trade in them.
Investors looking to diversify their portfolios should turn to commodities, having got to grips with shares and bonds, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Gold has had a reasonable week, but most other assets are selling off. John Stepek looks at the charts that matter to see where the global economy might be going next.
The green energy sector is growing, but investors shouldn’t rush in to renewable energy investment funds.
A month ago, the price of Brent crude oil hit a new four-year high of more than $86 a barrel. In a spectacular reversal of fortune, it is now in a bear market, having plummeted by more than 20%.
The oil price has crashed back down to earth recently. John Stepek emaines why, and explains what it means for the global economy.
John Stepek looks to the global economy’s most important charts to if they can shed any light on the direction of the world’s markets.
There’s water everywhere, but if there is to be a drop to drink in the future, big changes will be needed. Investors can help keep the taps running, says Stuart Watkins.
The volatility in global markets has continued this week. John Stepek looks to the charts that matter to get an idea of just what’s going on.
John Stepek looks at whether the charts that matter most to the global economy point to the market fall being just a blip, or if this is something more serious.
Global equities are almost in bear market territory. We don’t know what will happen next. But that’s exactly why you should have some gold, says John Stepek.
Hedge funds are betting that the oil price will top $100 per barrel in 2019, which will drive up global inflation.