Monthly Archives: March 2013

March 13, 2013

A competition with no winners

It hasn’t gone unnoticed that the Financial Times’ fund management supplement – the aptly named FTfm – has given significant air-time to the topic of food price speculation. Last week’s piece, entitled “Food price speculation taken off the menu” was a rather balanced story on [&hellip…

March 4, 2013

Markets for the nine billion

Every year, the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) puts out a report called The State of Food Insecurity in the World. We came across this year’s report when it was referenced in a J.P. Morgan Global Commodities Research note. Both the FAO report [&hellip…