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2012-05-24 10:21:49

HOUSTON, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chilean National Energy Commission (CNE) has decided to switch its data provider for energy markets to leading energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus. The CNE will use Argus for all of its crude oil, petroleum products, biofuels, LPG and freight information from 23 May 2012. The commission selected Argus following a public tender in which international price reporting agencies were invited to participate. One key element of the tender...

2012-05-24 06:21:27

HOUSTON, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy price reporting agency Argus has named CSX Transportation, Mosaic and Road and Rail Services as the 2012 winners of its prestigious Win-Win Award in Argus Rail Business. The companies received their award today at the North American Rail Shippers Association conference in Chicago in front of almost 300 representatives of railroads and their customers. The annual honor is given to railroads, shippers and organizations that develop...

2012-04-30 02:22:35

LONDON and NEW YORK, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Three independent publishers of information for the physical commodity markets -- Argus Media (Argus), ICIS and Platts -- today announced the launch of a draft Price Reporting Code for Independent Price Reporting Organisations (the IPRO Code) and their interest in obtaining feedback on the Code from energy market participants, other commodities information publishers and stakeholders. A broad spectrum of parties -- including...

2012-04-24 06:21:45

LONDON, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading international price reporting organisations Argus Media and IHS McCloskey today announce a major expansion of the API coal indexes in Asia-Pacific. They will add two API coal price indexes to the Argus/McCloskey's Coal Price Index Report that will cover high-ash coal exports from Australia and deliveries to south China. The companies will also launch a new joint API coking coal index. The new indexes will be launched on 4 May 2012. The...

2012-04-12 22:20:14

LONDON, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Energy Agency (IEA) has decided to switch its data provider for oil markets to leading energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus. The IEA will use Argus for its crude oil, petroleum products, LPG and freight information. The IEA produces a number of important publications including the influential monthly Oil Market Report (OMR) which will use Argus price data in future. The IEA was founded by OECD nations in response...

2012-04-12 06:22:18

LONDON, April 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The international energy and commodities reporting organisation, Argus, has launched a new series of European spot LNG price assessments and new forward Asia-Pacific delivery periods. This reflects the growing liquidity of spot LNG trade and the market's need for accurate pricing benchmarks. The new European assessments cover cargoes for delivery to northwest Europe, the Iberian peninsula, Italy, Greece and Turkey and are accompanied by a new...

2012-04-03 06:22:13

LONDON, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The CME has successfully launched a new hedging tool for European gasoline based on Rotterdam prices published by international energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus. The CME mini gasoline swap contract of 100t lots, which is priced against the Argus Rotterdam gasoline price assessments, was launched on 12 March. By the end of March it had cleared 665 lots, or 66,500t of gasoline. The mini gasoline swap has a smaller lot size than the...

2012-03-20 06:28:56

HOUSTON, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy price reporting agency Argus and independent investment research provider Morningstar, Inc. today announced that Argus North American electricity and natural gas forward curves are now available through Morningstar Commodity Data (formerly LIM). Morningstar offers software solutions to access, manage and analyze energy data, and is the second enterprise data management provider to introduce Argus forward curves since the service was...

2012-03-01 03:00:00

LONDON, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy price reporting organisation Argus notes the recent Iosco consultation on oil price reporting agencies. The consultation is part of Iosco's work in responding to a request from the G20 at the Cannes Summit in November 2011 to prepare, in collaboration with the International Energy Agency (IEA), the International Energy Forum (IEF) and Opec, recommendations on price reporting agencies by mid-2012. Argus is always happy to work with...

2012-02-21 12:39:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy price reporting agency Argus has introduced North American electricity and natural gas forward curves through ZE PowerGroup Inc (ZE). ZE is the developer of ZEMA Suite, a robust data management platform designed for energy and commodities markets. ZEMA is the first enterprise data management solution to introduce Argus forward curves since they were launched in January 2012. Argus' new suite of services cover: North American Natural Gas...