Thomas McMahon, chief executive of the Singapore Mercantile Exchange (SMX) resigned over the weekend
Joseph Raia today started working at Goldman Sachs, after announcing his resignation as CME Group's managing director for energy and metals marketing at the beginning of the month
The hare and the tortoise
Trading positions - April 2011
Oil and oil products markets buffeted by tsunami
BritNed is the first electricity interconnector between the two countries and has a capacity of 1000MW which can flow in either direction depending on relative supply and demand.
Increased liquidity in the Spanish market necessitates netting and reduction of counterparty risk, says managing director
The bank has already added oil products to its offering through a partnership with Totsa, but is looking at other areas in energy and commodities markets
Mideast and Libya crisis fuels oil options “frenzy”
Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Eggborough Power
The sharp increase in oil price volatility resulting from political upheaval in Libya and across the Middle East has helped push the volume of oil options traded to a new all-time high
When coal and gas futures reach the liquidity levels of oil, algorithmic traders will enter the marketplace
Brent crude reaches its highest price since September 2008
Move will lead to alignment of intra-day fees in March
Declining global spare capacity is magnifiying the "fear premium" on oil, as a result of events in North Africa
Meanwhile Egypt’s credit rating downgraded by Moody’s to Ba2.
South Dakota senator Tim Johnson appointed head of key Senate committee tasked with overseeing the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act.
Report says EMU credit default swap volatility due to lack of certainty over future debt market conditions
Credit default swaps (CDS) on Spain widened today, after yesterday's announcement of plans to bolster the country's banking system.
CDS spreads on eurozone peripheral sovereigns continued their downward trend today
The cost of swaps protecting against a state default of eurozone peripheral states continued to decline today.
Credit default swaps on the troubled Irish bank widen by four percentage points