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The U.S. Calls On Russia To Cap Soaring Oil Prices

The U.S. Calls On Russia To Cap Soaring Oil Prices

United States energy secretary Rick…

Geopolitics / International

Eight Geopolitical Risks That Could Send Oil Prices Surging

Eight Geopolitical Risks That Could Send Oil Prices Surging

May 03, 2018 at 17:22 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The geopolitical risk premium has taken center stage as one of the key drivers of oil prices in recent months, often trumping fundamentals to send prices soaring on concerns about…

Iran Sanctions Could Throw Oil Markets Into Chaos

Iran Sanctions Could Throw Oil Markets Into Chaos

May 03, 2018 at 10:57 | Kent Moors

An agreement is an agreement, or so it’s said. Tensions are skyrocketing after Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s claim that Iran has violated the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreement.…

Russian Oil Turns Its Back On Its Biggest Customer

Russian Oil Turns Its Back On Its Biggest Customer

May 01, 2018 at 16:37 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Since the start of 2018, Russia’s pipeline crude oil exports to China have been growing, while its seaborne shipments to Europe have been falling. At the beginning of this year,…

Is The Oil Market Ready For Sanctions On Iran?

Is The Oil Market Ready For Sanctions On Iran?

Apr 20, 2018 at 18:06 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil market participants and analysts will be intently watching the Trump Administration over the next month. May 12 is the deadline for the U.S. President to decide to waive sanctions…

Oil Slips As U.S. Scales Back Confrontation With Russia

Oil Slips As U.S. Scales Back Confrontation With Russia

Apr 16, 2018 at 13:13 | ZeroHedge

The U.S.' declaration that the overnight missile strikes against Syria would be limited and a "one-time shot" may tamp down some of the risk to oil prices spiking when markets…

U.S. Sees Wave Of New Cyber Attacks On Energy Infrastructure

U.S. Sees Wave Of New Cyber Attacks On Energy Infrastructure

Apr 11, 2018 at 12:49 | Haley Zaremba

In the past few weeks at least seven natural gas pipeline operators were the victims of hackers that targeted third-party communications system Latitude Technologies, causing service disruptions and breakdowns…

Will Mexico’s Next President Kill Its Oil Sector?

Will Mexico’s Next President Kill Its Oil Sector?

Apr 10, 2018 at 14:14 | Rajan Vig

Here we are, almost eighty years after Cardenismo – Lázaro Cárdenas’ presidential rule – which extinguished foreign oil companies in Mexico with the objective of hoisting the nation to self-sufficiency.…

Saudi-Iran Proxy War Threatens OPEC Deal

Saudi-Iran Proxy War Threatens OPEC Deal

Apr 04, 2018 at 15:52 | Irina Slav

Tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia triggered doubts about the success of the OPEC+ oil production cut deal two years ago when it was first being hatched. Now, with the…

Trade War Looms Over Oil Markets

Trade War Looms Over Oil Markets

Apr 03, 2018 at 17:03 | Nick Cunningham

Oil prices, along with equities across the board, were dragged down on Monday over fears of a brewing trade war. China announced $3 billion of tariffs on U.S. goods, including…

China Takes First Step In Paying For Crude Imports In Yuan

China Takes First Step In Paying For Crude Imports In Yuan

Apr 02, 2018 at 15:59 | ZeroHedge

Just days after Beijing officially launched  Yuan-denominated crude oil futures (with a bang, as shown in the chart below, surpassing Brent trading volume) which are expected to quickly become the…

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