• The Crude Chronicles – Episode 25

    Benchmark WTI prices have had a much stronger session this week with prices recovering to highs of mid $51 from recent lows of $49. The recovery has largely been attributed to the recovery in global investor appetite over this week. OPEC Cuts Demand Outlook Investor uncertainty has been lower over the last month due to […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 24

    Corona-Virus Optimism Helps WTI Recover The main catalyst behind the movement in oil markets this week has been the developing situation with respect to the corona-virus outbreak in China. The spread of the virus, which has now killed around 565 people and infected over 28,000, has seen a sharp rise in investor uncertainty which leaned […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 17

    Market Caught Between OPEC Cuts & Trade Deal Uncertainty CFTC COT data showed that net long positions in WTI crude declined by 42,901 contracts last week to sit at a total position of 428,035 contracts. The reduction in upside exposure in WTI prices likely reflects the diluted global investors appetite last week on concerns over […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 6

    Benchmark WTI crude prices have depreciated this week, falling nearly $5 on rising US inventory levels as well as the resurfacing of concerns about US-Sino relations. Trade War Comments Raise Concerns Speaking on the side-lines of the UN general assembly, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the audience that the US had decided to […]

  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 5

    Key WTI Headlines Over the Week The CFTC COT update for the week ending September 10th showed net long positions in WTI futures rose +44,048 contracts to 428,205 for the week. Speculative long positions jumped +18,639 contracts while short positions plunged -25,409 contracts. Benchmark WTI prices commenced the week with a 20% move north as […]

  • The IndeX Files 17-09-2019

    Risks Remain Amidst Positive Backdrop The fundamental backdrop for equities remains supportive in the near term though benchmarks in the US, Europe, Asia and the UK have seen a pause in momentum so far this week. The announcement of a new range of easing measures from the ECB at its meeting this month has helped […]

  • Is EUR/USD about to go down?

    We ponder what the single currency is up to and discuss what’s going to happen on the oil market in the near future.

  • Is oil about to go down?

    Oil have moved up and down and the other way around, so we ponder over where the asset will finally end up.

  • Where is EUR/USD heading?

    We discuss where the single currency is about to head to, and take a look if Gold to finally going down.

  • Where is the Bitcoin moving?

    We discuss the Bitcoin’s status and ponder where the European index STOXX50 might head to, as well as we take a look at the WTI Oil.

  • What is happening with WTI, AUD/USD and USD/JPY?

    We discuss interesting signals that are coming from two major instruments as well as Oil.

  • AUD/USD Jumps

    The AUD/USD is moving rapidly, so let´s take a look at the best trading options with this currency as well as Gold.

  • US30 under broken level

    The American index broke the historical maximum and moved back under it.

  • Is WTI about to go up again?

    It seems that WTI has a strong week ahead, as there are finally positive reactions to the OPEC cuts. Take a look at how favorable the technical indicators are.

  • Where is “black gold” heading?

    This range is like a compressed spring – the more one holds it, the stronger it shoots. The question is where to?