Mifid II update: potential position limits and narrowed exemptions likely for commodity traders
As early as December, energy trading firms could be subject to a compliance regime for Europe's complex - and confusing - new insider-trading rules
"The pursuit by industry of legitimate and appropriate risk management is now made unduly onerous," says CFTC commissioner Scott O'Malia
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New research provides evidence that a relationship exists between the demand for oil from China and India and Brent crude prices
Many energy trading firms have yet to begin getting the technological infrastructure in place to comply with new EU and US financial market regulations, say panellists
Regulators should be wary about applying financial market regulation to all end-users, warn panellists
Fears that the sovereign debt crisis will lead to global financial shock is causing oil producers to reduce inventory and cut back investment – creating a potential supply problem in future, warns...
Preliminary opinion of advocate-general says that US and Asian airlines cannot opt out of EU emissions trading next year
CME Group has appointed Gary Morsches as managing director of its global energy business
BP's Alan Haywood says non-banks need to consider Fed letter commitments for the good of the industry
The commercial airline sector will have to buy 82 million tonnes of carbon allowances next year in addition to free allowances, according to an aviation consultancy
Futures and Options Association report refutes negative impact of speculators on commodities markets
The confidentiality of energy trading data provided to regulators for market monitoring purposes continues to concern market players and regulators alike, after August leak by senator Sanders
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The overthrow of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi may have sent oil prices falling in recent days, but a return to full oil production in Libya is not likely for some time to come due to on-goi...
Catastrophe product looks to capitalise on perceived investor appetite for oil spill risk
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