Tag: brent crude futures

US oil index is prime
January 06, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil prices edge higher by the end of this week

Oil prices edged higher on Friday as output cuts by OPEC members met with lingering concern that other producers could try to shirk their share of planned decreases aimed at curbing global oversupply, as reported by Reuters earlier today. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were trading at $57.20 per barrel at 1229 GMT (7:29 a.m. ET),…

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US oil index is prime
November 04, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil prices on course for their sixth straight day of falls

Oil prices were set for sixth straight day of declines this Friday, dragged lower by a surge in U.S. crude inventories, timid demand and doubts over the ability of producers to coordinate output cuts. Brent crude futures were at $46.21 per barrel at 0740 GMT, meaning they were down with 14 cents from their last close.…

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September 05, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

Moscow Exchange expands Brent Crude futures liquidity support programme

Moscow Exchange has announced that it is making changes to the liquidity support programme for its Derivatives Market from 1 September 2016 by adding options on Brent crude futures. This year has seen record levels of trading activity in commodity derivatives at the MOEX. Average daily trading in options on Brent crude futures has soared 58-fold…

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