22.04.2013 - Hedge fund gold wagers defy worst slump in 33 years: Commodities
Hedge funds increased bets on gold rallying after prices plunged the most in 33 years, underscoring billionaire John Paulsonís view that bullion will rebound. Fund managers and other speculators increased net-long positions in gold by 9.8 percent to 61,579 futures and options in the week ended April 16, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data show. Investors turned bullish on silver for the first time in three weeks. Wagers on higher prices across 18 U.S.-traded raw materials climbed 5.1 percent to 453,467 contracts, the first gain in three weeks...............................................Full Article: Source
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