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Gold lifts as US, Iran tensions escalate

... between the US and Iran have sent gold skyrocketing to an almost seven-year high, with investors turning to bullion, mining shares and gold-backed ETFs to safeguard their wealth. Fuel was added to gold's fire after US President Donald Trump threatened ...

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AAP  |  TUESDAY, 12 MAY 2015
... The Australian stock market has bounced back after five consecutive days of falls, helped by gains in banking and mining shares. CMC Markets chief market strategist Michael McCarthy said the market is doing surprisingly well. "We have seen iron ore prices ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 13 MAR 2015
... close. On the upside, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gained 0.59 per cent to close at 6,761.07 points led by mining shares. HONG KONG - The US dollar edged closer towards parity with the euro after the European Central Bank kicked off its stimulus ...

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AAP  |  TUESDAY, 23 SEP 2014
... months of gains. LONDON - Europe's main stock markets have fallen, with London dragged down by losses to heavyweight mining shares and a fresh profit warning from supermarket group Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ...

Market wrap

... cents to $33.755, ANZ had risen 37.50 cents to $33.215 and National Australia Bank was 44 cents higher at $32.74. Mining shares were also doing well with Rio Tinto up 87 cents at $61.32, BHP Billiton 68 cents higher at $36.68 and Fortescue Metals gaining ...

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AAP  |  MONDAY, 2 JUN 2014
... unexpectedly falling. London's FTSE 100 index of top companies dropped 0.39 per cent to 6,844.51 points, penalised by mining shares, and the CAC 40 in Paris shed 0.24 per cent to 4,519.57 points. Madrid rose 0.60 per cent and Milan added 0.55 per cent. ...

Timely market surge for a tough budget

... Week Since June. German Stocks Rise to 11-Week High; Sky Deutschland Gains. U.K. Stocks Climb to 11-Week High as Mining Shares Rally. Indian Stocks Climb to a Record Before Exit Polls. Ibovespa Gains Most in Americas as Commodity Rally Drives Vale. Europe ...

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AAP  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAR 2014
... dampen trading Wednesday, leaving the market listless. LONDON - Europe's main stock markets have closed down, with mining shares hit hard by renewed worries over China's economic outlook. The London's FTSE 100 lost 0.97 per cent to 6,620.9 points on ...

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AAP  |  TUESDAY, 4 MAR 2014
... there was also the possibility that a foreign owner would chase Qantas' market share more aggressively. Newcrest Mining shares continued to rally as the local gold price remained strong. The miner's shares gained 19.5 cents, or 1.63 per cent, to $12.185. ...

NZ Super offloads mining shares on RE concerns

The New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZ Super) has excluded global mining company Barrick Gold Corporation and its subsidiary African Barrick Gold from its $22 billion investment portfolio on responsible investment grounds. Barrick's mines in Papua ...