Copper Jumps to Record in London, 2-Year High in New York on Currency Risk

Copper climbed to a record $8,970 a metric ton in London on concern that government moves to pump money into the global economy may weaken currencies, boosting demand for commodities as a hedge.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: James Poole at jpoole4@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.