We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

Bad elements

12 March 2014 By John Foley

The fear that metal-backed Chinese financing tricks won’t work is pushing down copper and iron ore prices. The drops only encourage further sales. China’s capital controls are supposed to ward off such vicious cycles, but in this case they have probably exacerbated them.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)