GRAINS-U.S. corn, soy, wheat fall on coronavirus fears; close above session lows – Reuters Africa

(Updates with closing prices, adds analyst comment) By Mark Weinraub CHICAGO, Jan 27 (Reuters) – U.S. corn, soybean and wheat futures fell on Monday, with investors shedding risky assets amid fears the coronavirus outbreak in China could dent the global economy, traders said. “The same thing happened with the SARS outbreak, which ended up costing …

Sebi firms up risk management guidelines in commodity futures trade – Business Standard

For the first time, it has provided options for clearing corporations to divide commodities into three broad categories, depending on realised volatility over the previous three years The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has prescribed higher margins for futures trade in both agricultural and non-agricultural commodities to address the risk of default in …

Wealth-tax proposals would increase the trade deficit, conservative group says in study | TheHill – The Hill

Wealth-tax proposals from Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenPoll: Sanders leads Biden by 9 points in Iowa Poll: Biden leads in Iowa ahead of caucuses The Memo: Impeachment dominates final Iowa sprint MORE (D-Mass.) and Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersPoll: Sanders leads Biden by 9 points in Iowa Poll: Biden leads in Iowa ahead …