May 4, 2012
The Hartford Courant
Exclusive: Barclays loses commodities trading chief Jones to Mercuria
Barclays has lost its commodities trading chief Roger Jones to Swiss trader Mercuria in one of the biggest moves by commodities traders from banks, scrutinized by regulators.
Deutsche top Europe commodity bank, beats Barclays
Deutsche Bank's expansion in commodities under David Silbert has propelled it to the top European ranking in the volatile sector above rival Barclays after sharp losses by the UK bank in metals trading last year.
Top chef's treat for Ty Hafan families and staff
FAMILIES and staff at Ty Hafan children's hospice had a real treat on New Year's Eve -when Michelin star chef Roger Jones dropped in to cook a fantastic lunch with help from the hospice's resident kitchen staff and volunteers! Roger, who runs The Harrow in Little Bedwyn in Wiltshire, became aware of Ty Hafan when he took part in the Chef's Night ... (more)
Dot Earth Blog: A Deeper Look at China, Coal and CO2
China today released a sweeping new report describing its policies and plans for sustaining economic growth while cutting energy waste and the rate of growth of its world-leading emissions of carbon dioxide.