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Is This The End Of The Oil Rally?

July 17, 2018/ Chart of the Week –    The U.S. processed a record amount of crude oil in 2017, even as refinery capacity remained flat. –    Gross crude oil inputs… Read more »

France seal second World Cup triumph with 4-2 win over brave Croatia

July 15, 2018/The Guardian When the decisive blows arrived the entire squad piled on top of one another in the victory scrum. Hugo Lloris, the goalkeeper, had run the entire… Read more »

Shots fired as U.S.-China tariffs take effect in deepening trade row

5/7/2018/Reuters Michael Martina, David Lawder  U.S. tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese imports took effect as a deadline passed on Friday, and with Beijing having vowed to respond immediately in… Read more »

UBA, GTBank, Zenith Among 1,000 Global Banks’

June 3, 2018 By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE)-Nigeria’s tier one banks, the United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), Zenith Bank Plc, First Bank of… Read more »

EU tariffs on US goods come into force

June 22, 2018/BBC The European Union (EU) has introduced retaliatory tariffs on US goods as a top official launched a fresh attack on President Donald Trump’s trade policy. The duties… Read more »

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Welcomes Argentina Government’s Economic Policy Plans

June 13, 2018/IMF Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today on the Argentina government’s Letter of Intent and Memorandum of Economic… Read more »

LafargeHolcim provides construction solutions for Russia’s football stadiums

June 13, 2018/LafargeHolcim LafargeHolcim contributed to the construction and reconstruction of key infrastructure projects in Russia including eight of the twelve stadiums that will be used for the football tournament…. Read more »

G7 Summit 2018: Commentary On Africa And Full Text Of Communiqué

Culled—Proshare June 11, 2018/Proshare Research   African leaders, including  Danny Faure of Seychelles, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Senegal‘s Macky Sall and South Africa‘s Cyril Ramaphose, were… Read more »

Oil Falls On OPEC Uncertainty

June 8, 2018/ Oil prices fell slightly on Friday morning, but remains supported by production declines in Venezuela. Friday, June 8, 2018 Oil prices seesawed this week, dipping on expectations… Read more »

Oil Bulls Flee On OPEC Concerns

June 5, 2018/ –   Fossil fuel consumption for electricity generation in the U.S. declined to 22.5 quadrillion BTUs in 2017, the lowest level since 1994. –    The decline of coal… Read more »