Twitter is a popular hub for commodity traders across the world with live tweets being used to track everything from rainfall patterns to commodity prices. So, whether you’re an agricultural trader/broker or are simply interested in the commodities market, here is the first installment of Orbex's Top 10 Commodity Traders on Twitter that you m...

2018-07-05 Orbex Read more
Q2 Seasonals

March was a roller-coaster month for the markets. Sentiment and themes flipped repeatedly, especially with flows dominating the final days of the month as the end of quarter loomed. The British pound was the top performer of the month, while the Swiss franc and Australian dollar lagged. In the quarter, the Japanese yen led the way, while the ...

2018-05-09 Ashraf Laidi Read more
crude_Orbex_OPEC

It's been almost a month since the OPEC members met and decided to extend December’s deal for another 9 months until March of next year. Since then until now, Crude Oil prices did not even rise above the price at which OPEC has announced that extension. In fact, Crude Oil prices are now below the low of the year, posting the lowest level since ...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Natural gas futures

Natural gas futures have been on a medium-term bullish rally since early 2016 after the price fell to a 17-year low of 1.639 in February this year. Following the break of an 8-year falling trend line and a quick retest of this trend line at 2.65 in October this year, natural gas futures are poised to push higher over the longer term, but this c...

2016-12-09 John Benjamin Read more