US oil & gas price fraud committee to probe trader and investor activity
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High natural gas supply, weak prices to continue; non-investment grade producers to suffer as current hedges roll off
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Mideast and Libya crisis fuels oil options “frenzy”
Industry experts are wary of European Commission proposals intended to bring additional safeguards to the spot market
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When coal and gas futures reach the liquidity levels of oil, algorithmic traders will enter the marketplace
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