Tag Archives: commodity trading

The Top Reasons why Gold Prices are Falling

What’s common between tennis star Rafael Nadal and gold prices? Obviously the fall. If Nadal’s wins and the gold prices were linked, and if he’d won two of the four grand slams in 2013, the gold prices would have been at a majestic Rs 2,910 per gram (22 carat) in October 2013. But the reality… Read More »

The why, what, when and how of commodity trading

Commodities can be traded on either spot markets, or in the form of futures. Spot markets are those in which the commodity is traded immediately in exchange for cash or some other good. Futures are standardized contracts among buyers and sellers of commodities that specify the amount of a commodity, grade / quality and delivery… Read More »