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August 19, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Daily Market News: Crude oil volatility impacted

eToro UK markets analyst, Adam Vettese, has provided his daily commentary on traditional and crypto markets for August 19, 2019. The text below is an excerpt and does not contain the full analysis. Hi Everyone, This week may well be as volatile as last week. Attention will be focused on the Federal Reserve’s FOMC minutes…

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Crude oil prices could bounce as Coronavirus panic settles
April 24, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil recovers lost ground, market still under pressure

Oil prices recovered ground on Monday following last week's big losses, driven by expectations that OPEC will extend a pledge to cut output to cover all of 2017, although a relentless rise in U.S. drilling capped gains, Reuters reported earlier today. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures CLc1 added 26 cents, or 0.5%,…

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Crude oil prices could bounce as Coronavirus panic settles
March 23, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil prices recover from November lows

Oil prices bounced off from losses chalked up the session before, but the market remained under pressure as bloated U.S. crude inventories and rising output dampen OPEC-led efforts to curb global production, as Reuters reported earlier today. Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil, were at $50.99 per barrel at 0621 GMT, up 0.7% from…

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Crude oil prices could bounce as Coronavirus panic settles
February 10, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil prices boost on 90% compliance on OPEC output deal

Oil prices started to accelerate more than 1% today after the International Energy Agency (IEA) announced record initial compliance by Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) members implementing last year's landmark deal to curb output in an effort to prop up global oil prices. Members of OPEC made production cuts in January equating to…

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cftc penalty
December 21, 2016 BY admin

Chicago man and 3Red Trading penalized $2.5M for spoofing and manipulation while trading futures

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today announced that Judge Amy J. St. Eve of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois entered a Consent Order of Permanent Injunction (Order) against Defendants Igor B. Oystacher and his proprietary trading company, 3Red Trading LLC (3Red), both of Chicago, Illinois, finding that the Defendants engaged in a…

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November 30, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

OPEC begins debate on oil cuts

Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting began on Wednesday in Vienna. Oil producers will try to agree on a production cut to bolster prices which have plunged by more than half since 2014, with Iran and Iraq resisting pressure from Saudi Arabia to participate fully in any action, as reported by Reuters. On…

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November 22, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Oil jumps 4% reaching six-week high, dollar retraces

Last night, there was another rally in oil prices in anticipation of OPEC members reaching a freeze plan in a meeting next week. In recent days, several OPEC members including Iran, along with non-OPEC member Russia, have suggested they were leaning toward a deal to limit output. This becomes increasingly promising against a backdrop of…

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