The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is charging World Series of Poker players for manipulating the gold and silver markets

(Kitco News) In another plagiarism case, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has accused a Nevada metals dealer with a lucrative poker side role of rigging the gold and silver futures markets. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission said Daniel Schack, who heads small hedge fund SHK Management LLC, placed large orders on gold and silver … Read more

Venture capital: How far will Big Chill hit New Zealand?

Investors financing startups are turning heads in the US and Australia, devaluing existing holdings amid rising interest rates, recession fears and a plunge in tech stocks in public markets. Industry players say New Zealand may not be hit hard, though, given that investors here have been more conservative and bought at cheaper levels. In addition, … Read more