Gold is the stand-out winner this year so far. What to watch in commodities

Commodity markets face very rocky terrain over the second half after their trial by pandemic in the opening six months. With the third quarter starting next week, What to Watch runs the slide rule over a clutch of the major raw materials — including oil, copper, iron ore and gold — to assess pitfalls and prospects. The mixed picture suggests being selective is key.

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Commodity derivatives: Sebi adds diamond, base metals and alloys to liquid assets list

Capital markets regulator Sebi on Friday added diamond, base metals and alloys to the list of eligible liquid assets for the commodity derivatives segment. Currently, the list of commodities permitted as liquid assets consists of bullion, steel and agricultural commodities.

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