Financial losses stemming from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear reactor accident will likely match or exceed losses at banks during the financial crisis. The ripple effect is already being felt by power generators...
Experts question whether the nascent spot market for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Asia could disappear if excess supply replaces nuclear in Germany and Japan
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Hedge funds and other sophisticated investors have been positioning themselves as sellers of volatility and correlation, despite recent global events. But some market participants are urging caution. Mark Pengelly reports
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