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2009-07-22 15:55:41

U.S. crude oil ended lower Wednesday, ending a five-day winning streak, as data showed total U.S.

2009-07-20 16:50:00

Oil prices closed at a two-week high just under $64 a barrel in New York Monday, bolstered by global stock rallies and a falling US dollar.

2009-07-14 07:00:00

SINGAPORE, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Media, the leading energy price reporting agency, will assess Australian North West Shelf (NWS) condensate as a differential to Atlantic basin marker North Sea Dated in response to the increasing use of North Sea Dated-linked prices in Asia-Pacific crude trade.More Asia-Pacific crudes are trading at prices linked to North Sea Dated, amid dissatisfaction with regional benchmarks.

2009-05-12 20:00:00

**One Minute Tradable Brent and Gasoil Markers Available During the Asian Trading Day Beginning May 22** LONDON and SINGAPORE, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.(R) (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of regulated global futures exchanges and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, today announced the introduction of a one minute tradable marker facility for ICE Brent Crude futures and the ICE Gasoil futures contracts during the Asian trading day.

2008-12-09 08:00:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global regulated futures exchanges and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, announced the introduction of 11 new cleared energy contracts in its OTC marketplace beginning January 9, 2009.

2008-09-30 09:00:50

By Stevenson Jacobs Associated Press NEW YORK -- Oil prices tumbled more than $10 a barrel Monday, dropping back below $100 as a U.S. financial bailout failed to win legislative approval, raising fears of a prolonged economic downturn that could drastically erode global energy demand.

2008-09-16 09:00:45

By Stevenson Jacobs Associated Press NEW YORK -- Oil prices closed below $100 a barrel for the first time in six months Monday, tumbling in another dramatic sell-off as the demise of Lehman Brothers and the sale of Merrill Lynch deepened worries about the U.S. economy.

2008-09-16 06:00:26

MOTORISTS look set to benefit from the market turmoil with oil prices tumbling on global growth fears, writes Scott Reid. A barrel of crude fell in trading on both sides of the Atlantic yesterday, aided by signs that Hurricane Ike had avoided wreaking too much havoc on key US infrastructure.

2008-09-11 21:00:22

The price of Brent crude, the North Sea benchmark oil, for October delivery dropped $1.41 a barrel to $98.93, despite oil cartel Opec's decision to cut supply.Signs of a slowing economy in the United States expected to hit demand for oil brought an end to earlier rises with light, sweet crude also declining to $102.15 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.The International Energy Agency lowered its global oil demand forecast for both this year and 2009 to reflect slower economic...

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