Willlem has been working in Deutsche Banks commodity
finance business for the past 15 years in various roles.
The Nuveen Long/Short Commodity
Total Return Fund also operates as a commodity
pool and its investment objective is to generate attractive total returns.
Broad basket commodity
mutual funds as a group are ahead by 13.
1) Commodities are traded in the spot market, where a buyer takes immediate (physical) delivery of the commodity
This is because while the production cost remains the same, revenues rise (due to high commodity
prices), increasing the operating profit (revenue minus cost), which in turn pushes up the stock price.
said, "While stock markets are "huge local", commodity
markets are "little global".
The introduction of new class of commodity
funds will facilitate the AMCs to broaden their product range by offering commodity
schemes to investors in addition to their conventional equity, money market and income funds.
funds have outperformed their peers in the equities space by as much as 30%, said observers.
The most widely quoted academic proponents of commodity
investment (Gary Gorton and Geert Rouwenhorst) do not promise investors returns from price appreciation.
There are many other historic examples of successful commodity
ASE programs--but have the operational and acquisition environments changed such that the attributes of a commodity
approach are no longer as important today?
It is true that when commodity
PE prices are rising, the specialty grades move up along with them.
Unruly governments, cash-hungry rebels, and your run-of-the-mill rapacious warlords around the world make as much as $12 billion a year, according to Worldwatch, by tapping into commodity
flows into the First World.
Market conditions, not product design or manufacturing process, dictates whether a product is a commodity
I have always found it difficult to characterize hard disk drives as commodity
It has become as integral to farm policy as commodity