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  • Speculation and Criminal Manipulation of Food and Commodities Prices


    Wall Street Getting Rich At Expense of Farmers and the Poor
    More protections needed to safeguard the health of the global food and farming system

      June 19, 13

    The Financialization of Food
    Sasha Breger Bush: In the name of democratizing finance, derivative exchanges are achieving the opposite

      February 21, 13

    UNCTAD: High Frequency Trading and Speculation Leads to Higher Prices
    Nicolas Maystre: Study shows relationship between food price volatility and high frequency trading

      November 1, 2012

    The Real Hunger Games - Big Commodity Traders Control World Grain Market
    Sophia Murphy: Four big traders have anywhere from 75 to 90 percent of the global trade in grains around the world

      September 4, 12

    Speculation and Criminal Manipulation of Food and Commodities Prices
    Michael Greenberger: Weak regulations on speculators swamping markets and lack of enforcement of existing laws on criminal intent, are driving up prices

      April 13, 2012

    High Oil Prices Must be Subject of Criminal Investigation
    Michael Greenberger: Big banks and traders involved in a criminal conspiracy to raise oil prices

      March 28, 2012

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