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Market Strategy - Global Commodities Strategy - FEB 2017

We are positive towards commodity prices over a 12-month horizon and expect almost all to average higher year-on-year. In fact, we expect commodity prices to be one of the best performing asset classes over the coming quarters, boosted by both improving supply and demand fundamentals and rising global inflation.

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Industry Trend Analysis - Key Themes For Food & Drink In 2017 - JAN 2017

With 2016 coming to an end, we highlight our key global views for the Food & Drink sector in 2017. It will be a difficult year for F&D majors, as they deal with declines in sales of traditional products in developed markets, as consumers move towards healthier, niche brands. Innovation and technology is playing a critical role in these markets, forcing the big companies to...

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Commodity Strategy - Grains: Prices Will Hold Key Index Level - NOV 2016

We expect the S&P GSCI Grains Index to maintain multi-year support around the 290 level over the coming months as we believe most of the bearish news regarding prices has been absorbed. Higher commodity prices, a return of headline inflation, and already-bearish sentiment will all contribute to higher grain prices.

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