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Gold Prices Trades Near 5-Month High Amid U.S. Yield Curve Inversion

Gold prices edged higher on Thursday in Asia and traded near a 5-month high amid U.S. yield curve inversion. Gold futures for February delivery on…

Oil Prices down Around 4% as Markets Weigh Prospects for OPEC Production Cuts

Oil prices fell on Thursday as energy traders weighed prospects for coordinated production cuts as a closely watched meeting of OPEC and its allies got…

Gold Climbs on Weaker Dollar

Gold prices rose $7.25 an ounce on Monday as a weaker dollar lent support to the market and some investors recalibrated their views on U.S….

WTI Crude Oil and Natural Gas Forecast

WTI Crude Oil The WTI Crude Oil market initially tried to rally during trading on Tuesday but found enough resistance just below the $55 level…

Mountain conquered by teenager

Calum Macintyre is the youngest person to have climbed Ama Dablam, which at 22,525ft (6812m) is five times the height of Ben Nevis. The young…

The mother of all climbs

Every time I stepped outside my hotel in Zermatt there would be a gaggle of tourists holding up their phones to take a photo. Not…

The Faces of Fishtail

I think I was already in love with Machapuchare before I ever visited Nepal. My parents went to Pokhara in 2002, and at the time…

A Guide to Trekking Mount Fitz Roy

With glaciers wrapped around tall dark mountain peaks, and continual wind blowing through fields and forests, Patagonia’s wild landscape may seem daunting and unconquerable. However,…

Central Andes Alpine Climbs

One of our favorite trips is our Central Andes Alpine Climbs, a fun, shorter duration 10-day trip on which we climb three classic high altitude…

Exploring the Cadini di Misurina

After such an epic, wildly-successful first day, we were a little adrift as to what to do for a follow-up. Michele had suggested the Cadini…