In this month’s issue, Olga Gorstenko’s editorial letter examines recent developments in the power sector that indicate convergence of business practices, processes, and prices. Adrian K. Yee’s In Depth article explores the growing North American LNG industry and its nascent relationship with Asian energy markets. Numerous short articles provide valuable updates, including FERC’s expansion of the SPP market by incorporating Western-UGP, a new EIA tool developed to track trends in crude oil imports, and multiple eastern European countries integrating into European markets.

More News This Month

Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, and Slovakia Integrated into European Power Markets

Platts to Launch ICE Gasoil EFS, ESS Assessments at Singapore Close

CME Lists New Columbia, Dominion, South Point, and Texas Eastern Zone M-3 Natural Gas Options

Platts to Publish Singapore Time Sugar Futures Assessments

Successful Farming and AgriCharts Launch New Mobile Application for Farmers

ICE Benchmark Administration to Become New Administrator of the LBMA Gold Price

ICE to Open ICE Futures Singapore and ICE Clear Singapore in March 2015

HKEx Group and China Merchants Group to Collaborate on Product Development

CME to Release US/Chilean Peso Futures Contract

Deutsche Börse Begins Sovereign Bond Indexes for Africa’s Developed Economies

Bank of China Authorized as Trading and Clearing Participant at Deutsche Börse

Iraq Stock Exchange Introduces Nasdaq’s X-stream Trading Technology

ISE Launches ISE Cyber Security Index

Bank of China and DME Announce Partnership Agreement

Datawatch November 2014