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INVESTOR WARNING: Bolivia Nationalizes Airport Management Company

INVESTOR WARNING: Bolivia Nationalizes Airport Management Company

Feb 22, 2013 at 13:13 | Editorial Dept

Bottom line: Evo Morales’ expropriation of Servicios de Aeropuertos Bolivianos SA (SABSA)--a subsidiary of the Spanish businesses Abertis and Aena--is another warning for foreign investors in Bolivia. SABSA managed the…

ECUADOR: Correa and the Future of Oil

ECUADOR: Correa and the Future of Oil

Feb 22, 2013 at 13:09 | Editorial Dept

Bottom line: Foreign investment, though crucial for improving oil production levels in Ecuador, will remain far below potential for political reasons.Analysis: On 17 February 2013, President Rafael Correa…

Choosing the Right Oil Company to Own in 2013

Choosing the Right Oil Company to Own in 2013

Feb 18, 2013 at 12:13 | Editorial Dept

I have been making the point about crude oil production and capex absolutely CONTROLLING the energy space right now and through 2013 and this week’s entry is perfect to point…

No Oil without Water: Water-Tech for the Future

No Oil without Water: Water-Tech for the Future

Feb 14, 2013 at 16:56 | Editorial Dept

As much as the world is thirsty for water, investors should also be increasingly thirsty to add water-tech to their portfolios. Only 1% of the world’s water is…

Two High Risk Venues, With Big Potential Payouts: Somaliland and Lebanon

Two High Risk Venues, With Big Potential Payouts: Somaliland and Lebanon

Feb 14, 2013 at 16:51 | Editorial Dept

Somaliland: Somali’s ‘Other’ CountrySomaliland enjoys a certain amount of strategic advantage. It has a long coastline and deep sea ports, and could eventually serve as a major energy…

Oil Market Forecast & Review 15th February 2013

Oil Market Forecast & Review 15th February 2013

Feb 14, 2013 at 16:44 | Editorial Dept

After reaching a top at $98.24 on January 30, nearby crude oil futures weakened in what appeared to chart-watchers as the start of a short-term correction into a 50% retracement…

IRAN: Behind the Scenes Ahead of Kazakhstan Talks

IRAN: Behind the Scenes Ahead of Kazakhstan Talks

Feb 14, 2013 at 16:38 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: Against the backdrop of 25 February P5+1 talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, the Obama administration is seeking to lay the foundation for a deal with Tehran once Iran’s June…

YEMEN: Not an Iranian Invasion

YEMEN: Not an Iranian Invasion

Feb 14, 2013 at 16:34 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: US claims that Iran is smuggling weapons to Shi’ite Houthi militants in Yemen come as Yemen embarks on a serious restructuring of the military to rid it of…

KENYA: Jordanian Company Quits Exploration License

KENYA: Jordanian Company Quits Exploration License

Feb 14, 2013 at 14:48 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: The decision by Jordan’s Edgo Energy to relinquish its offshore exploration license opens up opportunities for new explorers but highlights two key problems: the technical difficulty of drilling…

Libya: Countrywide Alert, Capital Uncertainty

Libya: Countrywide Alert, Capital Uncertainty

Feb 14, 2013 at 14:41 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: While the oil-rich Benghazi region has been in a critical security state for some time, the capital Tripoli should be considered a top threat. Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines…

Why Crude Oil Producers Will Outperform in 2013

Why Crude Oil Producers Will Outperform in 2013

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:37 | Dan Dicker

I view oil through a 25-year career of daily engagement in the futures markets.  It’s not the standard Wall Street view. I can’t describe how all that experience…

Nanotechnology: When Smaller is Bigger and Less is More

Nanotechnology: When Smaller is Bigger and Less is More

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:36 | James Stafford

It’s time to dig below the surface for good energy investments—way below the surface. The future of energy will be shaped in large part by new technology, the heart of…

Oil Market Forecast & Review 8th February 2013

Oil Market Forecast & Review 8th February 2013

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:31 | Editorial Dept

The 12-week crude oil rally appears to be running out of steam after reaching $98.24. Despite the close near the high last week, buyers were absent from the get-go this…

Talking Turkey: What About Renewables?

Talking Turkey: What About Renewables?

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:28 | Editorial Dept

In its quest to become a self-sufficient regional energy hub and a hydrocarbon bridge between the Middle East and Europe, Turkey still hasn’t made that one big discovery, but the…

Tanzania: Pipeline Woes for this Gas Giant

Tanzania: Pipeline Woes for this Gas Giant

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:25 | Editorial Dept

Ask Tanzanians what the gas bonanza has done for them. For starters, anyone who owns property in the port city of Dar es Salaam has seen that property value sky…

Assassination in Tunisia, Trigger for Revolutionary Revival

Assassination in Tunisia, Trigger for Revolutionary Revival

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:20 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: The assassination on 6 February of opposition politician Chokri Belaid, a notable opponent of the Islamist-led government, is the trigger that will push the ongoing political crisis and…

Turkish Leftist Group Claims Ankara Bombing

Turkish Leftist Group Claims Ankara Bombing

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:17 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: A leftist group has claimed responsibility for the bombing of the US Embassy in Ankara, but if this is a message about Turkey’s role in the Syrian conflict…

The Syrian End Game: A Private Actor Arena

The Syrian End Game: A Private Actor Arena

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:15 | Editorial Dept

Bottom Line: Our attempts at offering probability scenarios for an end game in Syria are crippled by the intensified meddling of a growing number of private actors who have formed…

Business-Military Collusion in Myanmar's Minority 'Clean-Up' Operations

Business-Military Collusion in Myanmar's Minority 'Clean-Up' Operations

Feb 08, 2013 at 14:12 | Editorial Dept

The issue of Burmese billionaire Tay Zaw’s financial contributions to Myanmar’s military regime that we alerted you to earlier is now becoming public due in part to the leak of…

From Shale Boom to Refinery Revolution: Massive Investment Potential

From Shale Boom to Refinery Revolution: Massive Investment Potential

Feb 01, 2013 at 14:23 | Dan Dicker

Note: Following on from last week’s Inside Investor report with Dan Dicker where he mentioned CVR Refining (up over 10% since last Friday.) We decided to spend some time looking…

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