Prices for West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil have climbed in recent weeks to trade close to a four-month high in New York. While Brent prices have also risen, trade results indicate a decrease in the Brent-WTI spread for future months. Over the past several years, WTI and Brent prices have diverged, with WTI trading at […]
I recently attended an energy trade and risk management conference in London and had the fortune of seeing first-hand the realities of our interconnected world and its effect on managing risk. The Tunisian and Egyptian governments had just fallen in the face of popular uprisings and Libya seemed to be on the verge of a civil war. Blackberries were buzzing full time all around me as companies wanted to know their exposure to this unexpected risk that was unfolding in North Africa and had the potential to spill over to the Middle East. Compiling this uncertainty, we are now faced with the prospect of a nuclear meltdown at several reactors following the catastrophic earthquake in Japan.
ZE PowerGroup Inc.® is happy to announce its sponsorship of EMART Energy 2010. The event will take place at the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam, the Netherlands on Nov 24th and 25th. As this is ZE’s second year as an EMART sponsor, ZE’s attendees are looking forward repeating the success of the 2009 event. […]