BRICS crumble as commodity prices bite

The acronym that defined a decade of investing in emerging markets is on its last legs, as commodity price falls bite

Brighter outlook as demand for commodities recovers

The mining industry worldwide has experienced a rocky ride recently, but is set to focus on the future, writes Chris Johnston

‘Gold will keep glittering while demand remains strong’

The beauty of gold as an investment has driven prices to record highs and, as Raymond Snoddy discovers, the safe-haven asset has more than one champion

Easing headache of going global with PLM panacea

Potentially inefficient and complex global business processes can be handled by product lifecycle management when the alternative could be costly chaos, writes John Pullin

Cashing in on quality UK goods

UK firms must exploit strong demand in emerging markets for British-made products, writes Chris Johnston