Market madness

Market madness

Can we really know where oil prices will go next?   Too many factors can influence the outcome and often the madness of crowds drives the market beyond reason. We do know that markets will drive prices beyond where they "should" be.  All you can do is prepare yourself.  Read more here,oilpricesmadness

Commodities’ role in modern portfolios

Commodities’ role in modern portfolios

Jodie Gunzberg, the Global Head of Commodities for S&P Indices, makes the point that modern fund managers are looking more at risk based asset allocation versus traditional style buckets.  I would add that using options will be the next wave of modern portfolio management for mainstream funds.  Many avoid futures and options completely in favor of [...]