Commodities are amongst the most volatile of assets. This presents a serious risk to the business of both consumers and producers.  Fortunately there is an increasing range of hedging solutions to manage these exposures.

We cover a wide selection of commodities including:

  • Crude oil
  • Oil distillates
  • Base and precious metals. 

Our team can review your business model and risks, and present a range of tailored products and hedging solutions linked to the prices of tradable commodities to help mitigate your exposures.

Commodity Insights

  1. 20 Sep, 2017

    Aluminium near 5 year highs

    After testing some key downside levels over recent days, following weaker than expected Chinese industrial production figures, industrial metals have staged a broad rally and appear to be on track for a 4th day of gains, supported by continued dollar weakness.

  2. 18 Sep, 2017

    Brent Testing 56 $/b

    It has taken a hurricane to do it, but US gasoline inventories have finally shown a significant fall. Last Wednesday’s data releases showed that inventories fell by 8.4m barrels which brings inventories down well below this time last year.

  3. 13 Sep, 2017

    Speculative Froth Taken off Copper

    Industrial Metals have largely eased in recent days following a steady run of price gains across the board. This is despite a weaker Dollar, particularly under pressure against the Euro following the ECB meeting last Thursday where President Draghi gave a firm pointer towards the ECB announcing its decision to taper its quantitative easing program at its October meeting.


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