The future price of copper and the growth of companies that produce it could hinge on a single precious resource: water.
Global stocks mostly rose, with Europe shares hitting a three-month high, on a quiet trading day as U.S. financial markets are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Exchange rates have become hypersensitive to interest-rate expectations, HSBC calculates. More big swings could lie ahead.
Cuts to output of base metals like copper and zinc haven’t prevented further slumps in prices. More fundamental change is required to underpin recovery.
Barclays has been fined by British regulators over anti-money-laundering control failings linked to a secretive $2.83 billion deal it arranged for a number of rich clients.
As demand for flights into and out of China grows, a new sector for investors is taking wing—aircraft leasing companies. Three of China’s top lessors are already making plans to list in Hong Kong in the near to medium term.
The Philippine high street is undergoing a face-lift, as retail giants look to capitalize on Southeast Asia’s most profligate consumer-spending sector.
An avalanche of mud unleashed by a massive dam failure in Brazil earlier this month contained “high levels of toxic heavy metals and other toxic chemicals,” a pair of United Nations experts said.