Copper rises on supply worries

These are interesting times for copper investors. Concerns on the supply side, questions over sustained demand due to sluggish global economic growth, and a forward curve that continues to defy the normal contango situation, are some of the key issues that copper market watchers are...

The 2014 Metals Outlook: Copper

Australian Mining has investigated the current state of Australian metals and looks into how they will perform in the coming year. In the first of this five part series we look at Copper. Copper has an interesting future ahead in the coming years. Australian Mining has previously...

SEC approves JPMorgan copper Exchange-traded fund

A JPMorgan-backed investment vehicle that aims to track the price of copper has won the approval of US regulators in spite of strong opposition from users of the metal and senior politicians. The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday approved the exchange traded fund, which...