15.03.2013 - Swiss commodities traders feel Singapore heat
In a week that Singapore was hosting two big commodities conferences – one for mining and one for grain trading – over in Geneva, industry executives, government officials and academics gathered for what almost felt like a morale boosting session. Organised by the Geneva Trading and Shipping Association, which represents the city’s commodity trading companies, and the University of Geneva, the forum, headlined “Relevance of the commodity trading hubs and sustainable factors of success”, looked at Switzerland’s history as a trading hub stretching back to the mid-19th century, as well as its strengths, challenges and the regulatory climate........................................Full Article: Source
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