Welcome to the first 2020 edition of The Ghost in the Machine. Currently the world faces a period of almost unprecedented uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which in turn colours many articles in this edition. Topics include whether Gold is still a safe-haven asset, how airlines manage oil price volatility and whether 2020 is the year of the metonic panic. We also have updates on the Sugar market, as well as how hedging strategies are deployed by various stakeholders and much more.
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