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Funds crowd into crude oil and other commodities, continue to short the Euro

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Bailey McCann, Opalesque, New York: Hedge funds are moving heavily into crude oil and other commodities according to a new report from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. Data from Mary Ann Bartels, lead hedge fund analyst at Bank of America notes that funds re buying crude and gasoline to a crowded long while heating oil remains in a crowd short. Funds are also buying soybean, wheat and corn moving wheat into a crowded long for the first t......................

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