Icap Energy announce acquisition of biofuels broker Sun Commodities
Trading positions: March 2012
Fuel oil prices climb amid supply drop and tax hike
Stormy skies ahead for EUAAs amid regulatory risk
Financial authorities in Singapore have recommended consolidating the oversight of all commodity derivatives and futures to one regulatory body, as part of a proposed broader move to regulate the country's derivatives market in line with international...
The European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy has voted for the use of a set-aside under the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is approaching a key point in the process of writing rules to implement the Dodd-Frank financial reform bill: its final definition of the terms 'swap dealer' and 'major swap participant'. Energy firms...
An independent consultant hired by the White House to assess the US Department of Energy’s loan programmes in the wake of the Solyndra bankruptcy has advised the agency to hire a corporate-style chief risk officer and beef up its risk-management practices....
Refineries in Europe have stepped up their hedging activity in recent months as they take advantage of a recovery in margins, market participants say
The International Emissions Trading Association believes market credibility in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme could come under threat if a set-aside scheme is implemented
Technology provider Brady will be expanding its presence in energy trading and risk management technology through the purchase of Navita Systems and Syseca
Energy Risk -Trading positions – February 2012
Remit guidance requires more specific definitions
Africa leads the trend towards fuel subsidies removal
Edouard Neviaski will begin his role as chief executive at GDF Suez Trading
Planned production cuts by US natural gas firms will not be enough to keep natural gas prices supported this year, and analysts say that record storage levels and mild weather could push New York Mercantile Exchange Henry Hub prices below $2 per million...
US President Barack Obama has announced his plan to nominate Deutsche Bank's Adam Sieminski as head of the Energy Information Administration
New global head of commodities at Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB)
Saudi Aramco’s new trading unit, Aramco Trading, could become a serious competitor in the refined product space and boost volumes at the Dubai Mercantile Exchange, say analysts
Remit continues to pose problems, as energy firms look for clarity on how to meet the requirements
The US rejection of TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline will hinder the development of the Alberta oil sands, while making the option of exporting crude to Asia more attractive for Canada, analysts say
Despite an uncertain global backdrop, energy companies in Asia retain a positive outlook for 2012, finds a survey commissioned by Standard Chartered Bank
Brent crude's representation in commodity indexes is set to increase as a result of the annual rebalancing of contracts that takes place during this week