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Energy Price Risk

Energy Price Risk Buying Energy Conservatively? For over a decade, large energy consumers have been using price risk management processes to support energy sourcing decisions, but these methods, while touted as risk management, are actually only effective if energy markets just rise.  That’s because they can only fix prices. Let’s be honest, if you could manage your energy purchases so that you automatically became more protected (fixed) as prices went up, yet became less fixed if prices fall – that would be [...]

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Brexit Energy Matters

Brexit Energy Brexit energy matters greatly. It was fascinating to watch the drama unfold as UK votes were counted, and as reality dawned that there would be a British exit (Brexit) from the European Union, the true picture of leave vs remain started to unravel.  The margin was incredibly slim, first, there was an initial wave of relief for traders as they believed as predicted Britain would remain in the EU, this suddenly turned to panic and a scramble to unwind [...]

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Can Energy Prices Predict A Recession?

Predicting Recessions There has been much speculation recently about a recession in 2016, so we take a look at what the drivers could be. Are there signals from energy price movements and how might this impact you. It would appear that falls in energy wholesale prices, normally triggered by falling demand, presents the perfect indication of bad times ahead, and certainly, this has been somewhat true with previous downturns. There are many analysts and commodity pundits who believe that the recent drop in [...]

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Deja Vu?

Deja Vu? The automotive Deja Vu is DeLorean. It was this day 34 years ago, that  the DeLorean Motor Company went to the wall leaving us thinking we were destined only to see these stainless steel cars in the movies. Well, thanks to a recent change in US regulations, smaller volume auto manufacturers will be allowed to produce up to 325 vehicles a year without all the automotive red tape of modern manufacturing. DeLorean is hoping to be re-producing their [...]

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