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Daily (25.07.2019): NBP spot plunged by 3.7% on Wednesday, as Sterling hit a one-month high versus the euro

Crude oil prices nudged down on Wednesday, despite a large decrease in U.S. crude stockpiles as investors are concerned about global oil demand. Saudi Arabia’s and Kuwait’s plans to resume oil production in the Saudi–Kuwaiti Neutral Zone also put pressure on oil prices. As a result, Brent crude inched 1% down at $63.18 a barrel, while WTI futures settled 1.6% lower at $55.88 a barrel.

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Daily (24.07.2019): EU carbon prices jumped to their 2006 peak on Tuesday, on supportive bullish signals and an expected heatwave

Crude oil prices added ground on Tuesday, after data showed a much larger-than-expected fall in the U.S. crude stocks. Meanwhile, weaker demand forecasts and the full restart of Libya’s largest oil field reduced gains. Against that backdrop, Brent crude traded 0.9% higher at $63.83 a barrel, while WTI futures closed 1% up, at $56.77 a barrel.

read more... 24/07/2019

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Daily (23.07.2019): European spot power prices soared by over 32% on Monday, due to an expected heatwave in the region

Crude oil prices strengthened on Monday on concerns for possible supply disruptions in the Middle East after Iran captured a British tanker last Friday. As a result, Brent crude rose by 1.3% to $63.26 a barrel, while WTI futures added 1% to settle at $56.22 a barrel.

read more... 23/07/2019

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Daily (22.07.2019): EU carbon prices jumped by almost 4% on Friday, ahead of an approaching heatwave and bullish technical signals

Oil prices increased on Friday, bolstered by the rising tensions in Iran, after U.S. Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz. As a result, Brent crude climbed by 0.9% to $62.47 a barrel, while WTI futures inched up by 0.6% to $55.63 a barrel.

read more... 22/07/2019

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Daily (19.07.2019): NBP spot slumped by 4% on Thursday, due to increased supply and weak demand

Crude oil prices continued their downward evolution on Thursday, influenced by lower U.S. equities markets. Prices were also weighed by an expected rise in the U.S. offshore oil output, as platforms have been returning to service after the Hurricane Barry passed through the Gulf of Mexico last week. Brent crude sank by 2.7% to $61.93 a barrel, while WTI futures dipped by 2.6% to $55.30 a barrel.

read more... 19/07/2019

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