Izabella Kaminska is a blogger and commenter for the Financial Times, with a keen interest in commodities, central banking and technology. She joined FT Alphaville in October 2008. Before that she worked as a producer at CNBC, a natural gas reporter at Platts and an associate editor of BP’s internal magazine. She has also worked as a reporter on English language business papers in Poland and Azerbaijan and was a Reuters graduate trainee in 2004. She is currently working and researching a book on cultism in markets.