Tag Archive: WTI Crude

Oil Climbs Ahead of Inventories

Trade war fears remain Financial markets are once again in risk aversion mode on Wednesday, as investors continue to take shelter from the ongoing trade spat. There hasn’t been much progress – positive or negative – in recent days although…
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All eyes on OPEC

Oil edges higher ahead of OPEC meeting All eyes today will be on the OPEC meeting as producers discuss whether and how much to increase production by now that the targets of its previous 1.5 million barrel a day cut…
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GBP rallies on hawkish BoE

Risk aversion remains on trade fears We’re continuing to see risk aversion in the markets on Thursday, as the trade spats between the US and others ramp up. The week started with the US and China announcing tariffs against one…
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Markets in risk averse mode after tariffs

US and China trade spat heats up We’re seeing a slightly risk averse tone in financial markets at the start of the week after the trade spat between the US and China ramped up over the weekend. Both countries have…
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Another Turkish Lira flash crash

Another Turkish Lira flash crash   A busy start to the session dealing with yet another mini TRY flash crash as the bad Lira news continues to compound. Otherwise, global Forex and fixed income markets remain in neutral  overnight and predictably…
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US and Oil Data Eyed as Italy Nears Populist Rule

US Data in Focus After Encouraging Retail Sales Figures US futures are flat ahead of the open on Wall Street on Wednesday, as we await a number of data points from the world’s largest economy and Italy closes in on…
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