Energy (Legacy)

Some U.S. bond funds bet on high-yield survivors of oil carnage

Some U.S. bond funds bet on high-yield survivors of oil carnage

Published 26/10/2015

NEW YORK High-yield energy bonds are on track for their worst year since the global financial crisis yet some funds are holding on, convinced that [more…]

Oil prices slip as China Q3 GDP growth falls

Oil prices slip as China Q3 GDP growth falls

Published 19/10/2015

SINGAPORE Oil prices dipped on Monday as China's economic growth eased in the third quarter to grow at the slowest pace since the start of [more…]

Oil prices rise on lower U.S. rig count although China still worries

Oil prices rise on lower U.S. rig count although China still worries

Published 12/10/2015

SINGAPORE Oil prices rose on Monday as the number of U.S. rigs fell for a sixth week, while investors waited for Chinese trade data to [more…]

U.S. shale firms snap up $50 oil hedges, risking rally reversal

U.S. shale firms snap up $50 oil hedges, risking rally reversal

Published 12/10/2015

NEW YORK Welcome to the oil market’s new vicious cycle.

This past week, as oil prices barreled over 9 percent higher to break out of [more…]

Oil prices rise on lower U.S. rig count- China data eyed

Oil prices rise on lower U.S. rig count- China data eyed

Published 12/10/2015

SINGAPORE Oil prices rose on Monday as the number of U.S. rigs fell for a sixth straight week, while investors waited for Chinese trade data [more…]

Oil up as Russia ready to talk with producers, U.S. rig count drops

Oil up as Russia ready to talk with producers, U.S. rig count drops

Published 05/10/2015

SEOUL Crude oil futures rose on Monday after Russia said it was ready to meet other producers to discuss the situation in the global oil [more…]

Rolls-Royce to cut 400 marine division jobs: FT

Rolls-Royce to cut 400 marine division jobs: FT

Published 04/10/2015

Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L) may announce a reduction of 400 management jobs in its marine division this week, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar [more…]

Belgian scientists look for biofuel clues in panda poo

Belgian scientists look for biofuel clues in panda poo

Published 28/09/2015

BRUGELETTE, Belgium Belgian researchers are examining the excrement of giant pandas to try to understand how they can digest tough bamboo, hoping for clues on [more…]

Shell pulls the plug on Arctic exploration for now

Shell pulls the plug on Arctic exploration for now

Published 28/09/2015

LONDON Oil company Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) is pulling out of exploration in Arctic waters off Alaska for the foreseeable future and could take a [more…]

Oil prices fall on slowing global economic growth outlook

Oil prices fall on slowing global economic growth outlook

Published 28/09/2015

SINGAPORE Oil prices dropped on Monday despite a fall in U.S. drilling activity for the fourth straight week, with analysts pointing to a poor economic [more…]