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2014-09-09 08:23:26

Eka Energy to manage trading, position, risk, and scheduling for natural gas, crude oil, and refined products. STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Eka Software Solutions, the leading global provider of Smart Commodity Management software solutions, announced today that SEI Energy, LLC has selected Eka Energy to manage trading, position, risk, scheduling, and back-office operations for its rapidly growing oil and natural gas producer services and energy marketing...

2014-09-03 23:10:19

Norman Hay, who retired recently as CEO of Cargill, International S.A. and head of the Petroleum Business Unit, joins PanXchange, Inc. as Director. Mr. Hay, who has 38 years with Cargill in global leadership roles across grains, energy and soft commodities, will remain in Geneva, Switzerland and focus US and international energy projects for PanXchange. Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Cites Mr. Hay, “Global physical energy markets, particularly petroleum, suffer from significant...

2014-08-27 08:25:34

CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commodity Research Bureau (CRB), the world's leading commodity and futures research, data and analysis firm since 1934 and a division of Barchart.com, Inc., announces the availability of 75-years of CRB Commodity Yearbooks through Mergent Archives. Since 1939, professional traders, commercial hedgers, portfolio managers and speculators around the world have come to rely on The CRB Commodity Yearbook to help them navigate the uncertainties of the...

2014-08-06 08:21:55

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Requisite Press, LLC reported today a July 2014 ABAI of 53.5, indicating that a prudent, median-income family can only afford 53.5 percent of an average new-car price. New-car prices increased at more than twice the rate of incomes during the five years (2009 through 2013) of economic recovery since the Great Recession. The average price grew by 8.9 percent, whereas median household income increased by only 4 percent*. However, modernization...

2014-07-08 16:22:17

LONDON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus welcomes today's decision by UK gas and power markets regulator Ofgem to support the voluntary extension to gas and electricity benchmarks of the principles for oil price reporting devised by international regulators group Iosco in 2012. Argus' commitment to best practice in commodity price reporting is shown by its continuing compliance with Iosco's PRA principles across all its...

2014-06-11 08:22:17

SINGAPORE, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has introduced new daily price assessments for swaps settled against the Argus/IHS McCloskey API 8 index for 5,500 kcal/kg thermal coal delivered cfr south China. Cleared volumes of derivatives settled against the API 8 coal benchmark rose above 12mn t in 2013, the first full year of cleared trade. More than 2mn t traded in both November and December, and a monthly record of 2.79mn t was...

2014-05-16 23:08:25

HonestyFirstReviews.com releases a review of the newly launched Commodity Robot – a so-called “cyborg” technology that trades in up to seven commodity markets on autopilot. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Commodity Robot – a newly launched commodity trading software platform has been generating a huge amount of press lately for the volume of commodities the software can allow a user to trade at any given moment. The buzz surrounding its release has drawn the attention of...

2014-05-15 16:23:03

HOUSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched forward curve prices for the US refined products markets. These prices provide hedging tools that reflect real commodity market activity, free from distortion and are representative of fair market values. The US refined products markets are changing rapidly and the traditional supply and demand landscape has been altered dramatically. The need to export products, fueled by the...

2014-05-13 23:14:04

Highly elaborate financing deals using commodities as a tool to avoid regulatory control are unwinding, with the prospect of heavy price falls for commodities – according to research from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. As these financial deals unwind, we explain how these events will send the price of gold tumbling. (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Following record breaking imports of gold bullion in 2013 China finally surpassed India as the largest importer of bullion in the world. Since 2011 China has...

2014-03-28 04:21:39

LONDON, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS has announced the launch of the Supply and Demand Window [http://www.icis.com/services/analysis/supply-and-demand-window/?cmpid=DSC|AWDS|CHIPT-2014-2703-EURO-pr-sdwindow&sfid=701w0000000v1fH ] on the ICIS Dashboard [http://www.icis.com/about/dashboard/?cmpid=DSC|AWDS|CHIPT-2014-2703-EURO-pr-dashboard&sfid=701w0000000v1fM ] . The Supply and Demand Window is only available for Propylene and Polypropylene Europe and will be...


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