commodity prices

Rising dollar delivers fresh challenges

Just when the prospects for the economy were improving, virtually out of left field, the Australian dollar has risen by more than 5 per cent and currency experts are now expecting it to... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 29 September 2013, The Canberra Times

End of boom not a canary in coalmine

Last week's downgrading by the International Monetary Fund of world economic growth by 0.25 per cent to 3 per cent in the current year triggered speculation of worse times ahead for the... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 14 July 2013, The Canberra Times

Testing time for gold and other commodity markets

With falls in all major markets this week, share investors received another reminder of how volatile their investments can be. The triggers this time were speculation that the gold price... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 21 April 2013, The Canberra Times

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