Column: The Oil Market Faces U.S. and European Policymakers with Unpleasant Choices: Kemp

LONDON, June 29 (Reuters) – With global inventories steadily falling and spare capacity eroding, the oil market looks like a geological fault line in which stress is quietly accumulating and will eventually be eased by an earthquake. to an as yet unknown magnitude. The most likely stress relief will come from a deceleration in oil … Read more

Explained: How a massive options trade by a JP Morgan fund can move the markets

NEW YORK, June 28 (Reuters) – A nearly $17 billion JP Morgan fund is expected to reset its options positions on Thursday, which could increase stock volatility at the end of a dismal first half for stocks. Analysts say the JPMorgan Hedged Equity Fund reset rocked markets in the final hours of last quarter and … Read more

Stocks Extend Bear Market Rebound as Inflation Anxiety Eases

MILAN/TOKYO, June 27 (Reuters) – Global stocks extended their rebound on Monday, building on Wall Street’s strong close on Friday, as off-peak oil prices helped improve sentiment and temper fears of prolonged inflation. Strong morning gains in Europe and a rally in Asian markets after China further eased COVID-19 restrictions lifted MSCI’s benchmark index for … Read more

Oil prices climb on market caution amid tight supply

Models of oil barrels and a pump jack are shown in front of a rising stock chart and “$100” in this illustration taken February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Brent rises as high as $116/barrel on Tuesday US inventory data delayed a day this week SINGAPORE, June … Read more

Amazon stock split could lure retail traders in tough market

Amazon’s logo is seen at the company’s logistics center in Bretigny-sur-Orge, near Paris, France, December 7, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, June 6 (Reuters) – Amazon’s (AMZN.O) stock split could bring some comfort to shareholders who have seen the e-commerce giant’s shares take a beating this … Read more

Stocks plunge, bonds fall as German surprise reignites inflation fears

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Nikkei Index charts (top) outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, on March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, May 31 (Reuters) – Stocks faltered and bonds fell in Asia, … Read more

Putin ready to facilitate unhindered grain exports from Ukrainian ports – Kremlin

A view of a destroyed warehouse at the Mlybor Flour Milling Factory after it was repeatedly bombed, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, in Chernihiv region, Ukraine May 24, 2022. REUTERS/Edgar su/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russia ready to allow grain exports from Ukrainian ports Russia will work with … Read more

Oil up slightly supported by the prospect of a tight market

Technicians stand next to an oil rig at an Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) factory, during a media tour of the factory in the village of Dhamasna in the western state of Gujarat, in India, August 26, 2021. REUTERS/Amit Dave Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register EU may strike summit deal … Read more

Russian ruble jumps to nearly 7-year high against euro

A Russian ruble note is placed on top of euro banknotes in this illustration taken March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian ruble hits nearly 7-year high against euro Currency backed by capital controls Reached 58.68 against the euro, gained more than 4% against the dollar … Read more

Stock markets struggle as fears over the economy grow

LONDON, May 16 (Reuters) – European stocks fell on Monday and Wall Street was poised to open lower as investor sentiment struggled to recover from last week’s sell-off on fears. a slowdown in economic growth. Global stocks hit their lowest point in 18 months last week as investors worried that raising interest rates to counter … Read more