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Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead?

Weaker commodity prices and rising US interest rates have shaken confidence in the mining sector and could be pointing to a slowdown – but there is also a possibility that what’s happening is the early arrival of a traditional event that sees investors, “sell in May and go away!”

Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead? Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead? Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead? Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead? Mayday, mayday - rougher seas ahead?

Proving that May is a tough month, and that June will bring a recovery, is not easy but the latest attempt by Citi, an investment bank, to demonstrate that May really is a bad news month comes as