What’s in Store for Russian Oil
Oil producers and financial markets in the country need to develop and use more sophisticated products to retain its top slot in a volatile era.
May 17, 2016
Daily Agenda: Weekend IMF, OPEC Meetings Yield Mixed Results
Rousseff loses impeachment vote; Morgan Stanley profits off sharply but beat estimates; 7.8 earthquake shakes Ecuador.
April 18, 2016
Saudi-Led Output Freeze Is Unlikely to Spark an Oil Rebound
Economics of shale production and OPEC rivalries limit crude’s upside, and increase prospects for volatility.
March 3, 2016
Weekend Giant Reading: February 19 – 21, 2016
Welcome to the weekend everybody. Here are the top stories from the past week for your reading enjoyment.
February 19, 2016
Book Review: For a Cybermilitary, the Next War May Be a Click Away
China scholar Adam Segal’s latest book delves into the geopolitical and economic implications of cross-border cyberattacks.
February 14, 2016
Daily Agenda: EU GDP Better Than Bad
Euro zone ekes out growth in volatile market; ceasefire in Syria stirs skepticism; AIG names Paulson and an Icahn nominee to the board; Dems debate again.
February 12, 2016
Bahrain: Between Iran and Saudi Arabia in More Ways Than One
The Gulf island kingdom needs to strengthen its ties between the feuding neighbors if it is going to gain back traction as a financial center.
January 28, 2016
Daily Agenda: After a Sharp Dip, Beijing Intervenes
Chinese policy makers intervene after equity correction; another major hedge fund closes; oil futures give up gains as tensions simmer between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
January 5, 2016
Daily Agenda: Chinese Equities Drop Sharply
Tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran push oil futures higher; talk of another pharma megamerger emerges.
January 4, 2016
Daily Agenda: Oil Hits New Lows
U.S. oil futures reach lowest price since 2009; GE sells Japan finance unit; El Nino sends warm weather across U.S.
December 15, 2015