Keeping Track of Petroleum Products Involves More than Following Bears and Bulls

Predicting the direction of future oil price movements is not an easy path. What does it take to manage financial risks for parties affected by volatile oil price movements? Ever since the 1980s, when the first petroleum financial derivatives started being traded on NYMEX and the International Petroleum Exchange (renamed ICE Futures in 2005),the set […]

Fireworks and Debates in the Regulatory and Risk World

I had the distinct honor of attending the Energy Risk Asia conference held in Singapore on September 26. The conference brought together risk managers, commodity traders, procurement officers, quantitative analysts, and exchange personnel from the energy industry, and, of course, data and analytics solution providers together for one day of intense presentations and industry roundtables. […]