Inflation Could Return To Haunt Markets Later In 2018 – Lombard Odier Investment Managers – Wealth Briefing

Tom Burroughes, Group Editor , 18 December 2017 The “I-word” could be back as a worry for central bankers and investors next year, the wealth management house said. After being seemingly dead for years, the old beast of inflation could return to haunt investors and policymakers alike towards the latter stages of 2018 and central …

Commodity Exchange: ASHON, CSCS finalises arrangement for depository services – Vanguard

AS part of the final preparation for the commencement of operation of the Lagos Commodity and Futures Exchange,   LCFE, the Association of Stockbroking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON)     has completed strategic arrangement   with Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) Plc   on clearing and settlement services. Commenting on the new business relationship between ASHON and …

Disney, Netflix Lead These 5 Media Stocks In Or Near Buy Zones: S&P 500 Futures – Investor's Business Daily

Futures for the S&P 500 index rose modestly Sunday afternoon. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” topped most opening weekend estimates with Walt Disney (DIS) already entering buy range Friday following its deal to buy most of 21st Century Fox (FOXA). Netflix (NFLX) and Comcast (CMCSA) are near buy points while Verizon Communications (VZ) and AT&T (T) …

CFTC Staff Issues Interpretive Guidance Clarifying Commodity Trading Advisor Registration Requirements Resulting … – Lexology

On December 11, at the request of the Futures Industry Association (FIA), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (Division) issued an interpretive letter regarding the “solely incidental” exclusion from registration as a commodity trading advisor (CTA). Under the relevant provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC rules, a …

GOLDMAN SACHS: These are 2018's hottest commodities – Business Insider

Reuters/Stefano Rellandini Goldman Sachs has admitted that it’s 2017 forecast played out “better than expected.” The bank is extremely bullish on almost all commodities heading into 2018.  Goldman Sachs continues to ratchet up predictions for commodities, laying out a bullish case for commodities of all stripes in 2018. The investment bank said that its forecast …