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Daily (04.01.2018): UK day-ahead gas price fell 2.1% on Wednesday on milder weather and high wind generation

Oil prices surged by about 2 percent on Wednesday to the highest in 2-1/2 years, with purchasing stimulated by a sixth day of unrest in OPEC member Iran and strong economic data from the United States and Germany. International benchmark Brent crude futures ended up $1.27 a barrel, or 1.9 percent, to $67.84 a barrel. Meanwhile, U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled at $61.63 a barrel, up $1.26, or 2.1 percent.

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Daily (27.12.2017): Oil prices hit 2 and a half year peaks on Tuesday, due to an explosion on a Libyan pipeline

Oil prices hiked to 2-1/2-year peaks and U.S. crude touched $60 a barrel in light trading volume on Tuesday, supported by news of an explosion on a Libyan crude pipeline as well as voluntary OPEC-led supply reductions.

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Daily (20.12.2017): Brent oil rose 0.6% on Tuesday, buyout by a North Sea pipeline outage and forecasts of lower U.S. crude inventories

Oil edged up toward $64 a barrel on Tuesday, supported by a North Sea pipeline outage, OPEC-led supply reductions and expectations that U.S. crude inventories had decreased for a fifth week.

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Daily (18.12.2017): The German day-ahead power contract traded 19% down on Friday due to higher wind forecasts

Oil prices were mixed on Friday, lingering below two-year peaks on Friday as the ongoing outage of a North Sea pipeline and OPEC-led output cuts supported prices, while increasing U.S. production kept a lid on gains. Brent crude futures were down 8 cents at $63.23 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures surged by 26 cents, or 0.5% to $57.30 a barrel.

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Daily (06.12.2017): EU carbon prices fell 1.6% on weaker auction on Tuesday

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, buyout by strong demand, expectations of a decline in U.S. crude inventories and an OPEC-led agreement to extend oil production cuts. Brent crude futures ended 41 cents, or 0.7 percent, up at $62.86 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude increased by 15 cents, or 0.3 percent, to $57.62 a barrel.

read more... 06/12/2017