Thursday Links: You know what’s cool? $2.3 billion…

Articles for your reading enjoyment…

Futures Links

Sugar falls to 3.5-year low on a strong downtrend…pretty impressive (Business Recorder)

Despite strong prices, soybean acreage to increase by smaller-than-anticipated margin (

Commodity investors rush for the exits to the tune of $88 billion in fund outflows (Financial Times)

Gold hangs by a thread around $1,200 an ounce (Bloomberg)

Other Fun Stuff

The 10 best performing stock markets of 2013…Zambia anyone? (Business Insider)

Playing nice before the Olympics, Putin pardons former oil tycoon (Washington Post)

A story about short selling (Joe Fahmy)

You know what’s cool? $2.3 billion… (Business Insider)