Silver – Reuters reported that on Friday, Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) said it is leaving the group of banks that sets benchmarks for gold and silver prices.
Articles Tagged "Germany"
Coal – Here's a look at what lignite is, what it's used for and where it's mined.
Silver – International Business Times reported that as part of its investigation into the potential manipulation of benchmark silver and gold prices, Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has demanded that Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) hand over unspecified documents.
Silver – Germany's Federal Financial Supervisory Authority has begun looking into the rate-setting processes for silver and gold prices.
Uranium – Bloomberg reported that US Secretary of State John Kerry said that no nuclear deal with Iran has yet been made, noting that "there are some important gaps that have to be closed." Kerry, along with government members from France, Germany and the United Kingdom, is currently in Geneva to seek an accord over Iran's recent nuclear activities.
Potash – Reuters reported that three workers are dead at a German potash mine operated by K+S after a controlled explosion triggered a blowout of CO2. The company may have to close the mine for day, even weeks to fan the gas out of the mine and complete investigations.
Copper – Indications that the U.S. and European economies are improving gave copper prices a boost on Tuesday for the third straight trading session.
Platinum – Bloomberg reported that Chinese and German economic data showing that exports have rebounded is bullish for platinum as it indicates that metals demand will likely see a boost.
Coal – Scientific American reported that although the World Bank and European Investment Bank (EIB) plan to curb their funding of coal-fired power stations, consumption of the fuel is still expected to rise by at least one-third by 2040.
Silver – China and Japan's plans to increase their solar generation capacity in the near future could give silver prices a significant price boost.