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What is commodity trading?

What is commodity trading? Discover more about commodity trading, its history and how similar types of commodities perform relative to one another.

Drew McConville
What causes volatility in the market?

If someone has ever been interested in the stock market and the way it works then, most likely, he or she knows how volatile it can be.

Valerie Medleva
Litecoin price history: Where is Litecoin heading in 2019?

Find out more about Litecoin price history and the LTC evolution. Follow the LTC performance in real-time to make thoughtful cryptocurrency investment decisions.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
How to trade commodities

Learn how to trade commodities as well as the associated benefits and various ways to mitigate the risks.

Drew McConville
Crude oil trading: CFDs vs futures
Crude oil trading: CFDs vs futures

Crude oil trading is the most popular type of investment in energy commodities. Read more and learn how to trade crude oil with CFDs.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
How to invest in commodities

Want to know how to invest in commodities? We cover everything you need to know.

Drew McConville


Commodity trading screen
Commodity trading: an introduction to the commodities market

Learn more about what a commodity is, different types of commodity markets and the difference between hard and soft commodities.

Drew McConville
speculation
6 rules for successful speculation

Financial speculation suffered a bad reputation during the last half of the 20th Century and many continue to see it as a disreputable activity. But if you take the view that speculators help to make the world of money go around, then what is the best way to join them?

Dan Atkinson
Investing in crude oil: 5 ways to get into the oil market

What do you know about crude oil investing? Get into the liquid gold market with one of the five major ways to invest in crude oil.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
The NASDAQ 100
Steady growth for tech-rich NASDAQ 100 index

The NASDAQ 100 index boasts a who’s who of high-tech companies, and prices have risen steadily during the past year. But it’s not all computers and super-fast connections: the index is home also to giant companies in the hotel, food and fizzy-drinks businesses.

Dan Atkinson
Brent vs WTI crude oil
Brent vs WTI crude oil: Top 5 differences between the world’s major oil benchmarks

Brent vs WTI: what is the difference? Let’s find out the key facts about the world’s top oil benchmarks.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Oil rally powers on as December slump is forgotten

Crude prices bounce as oil traders cheer hopes of US-China trade talks and back production-cuts package. Even geopolitical tension could be good news, say oil producers.

Dan Atkinson
4 major types of crude oil
4 major types of crude oil

What are the 4 major types of crude oil? Let’s find out the key oil features and take a quick look at the 4 primary oil types traded on the market.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Crude Oil
History of crude oil trading: from 19th century to the present day and beyond

Curious about the history of crude oil trading? Let’s find out what the key oil price drivers were throughout the centuries and take a quick look at the latest analysts’ forecasts.

Alexandra Pankratyeva
Is silver a good investment?
Is silver a good investment?

To determine whether silver is a good investment, we first have to ask: what is it that makes precious metals so ‘precious’?

Valerie Medleva
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