from Breakingviews:

Saudi U.S. selloff threat not to be trifled with

April 20, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Give OPEC more power and let Iran and Saudi bicker

April 19, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

OPEC freeze failure could hasten oil’s recovery

April 18, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Morning Bid with David Gaffen:

A Big Black River, a Man Had Found…

April 15, 2016

The markets are now looking ahead to a weekend meeting in Doha, Qatar, of the world's major oil producers to see if there will be any substantive freeze in output.

from Breakingviews:

BP’s $20 mln Dudley payout looks crass but isn’t

April 14, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

The British Museum should ask for more from BP

April 7, 2016

Big Oil may have to start paying a premium to tack its name onto UK culture. The British Museum is coming under fire from famous climate change activists like film star Emma Thompson for taking corporate sponsorship from BP. For the London institution, the cost of accepting the oil group’s patronage has risen. More to the point, BP isn’t being that generous.

from Breakingviews:

Iran more red herring than black swan for oil

March 29, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

The Exchange podcast: Lord Browne of L1 Energy

By Rob Cox
March 24, 2016

The former BP chief swings by Times Square to discuss his new book on how companies can radically engage with the wider world and become more inclusive to the benefit of owners. He also talks about the potential for M&A in the energy business, the oil market and Brexit.

from The Great Debate:

Why oil collapse is forcing Saudi Arabia to cut back on its checkbook diplomacy

March 16, 2016

Yemeni soldiers trained in Saudi Arabia, hold their weapons as they wear uniforms provided by the Gulf states in Marib, Yemen October 15, 2015. Marib is a city that is heavily armed even by the standards of Yemen, where the ready availability of weapons helped start civil war and is now preventing anyone coming out on top. Yemenis often say there are three guns for every person, a boast that has become an urgent concern in a country where the United Nations says the humanitarian situation is "critical". Picture taken October 15, 2015. REUTERS/Angus McDowall - RTS4ZMB

Yemeni soldiers trained in Saudi Arabia, hold their weapons as they wear uniforms provided by the Gulf states in Marib, Yemen October 15, 2015. REUTERS/Angus McDowall

from Morning Bid with David Gaffen:

A Busy Week for Policy

March 14, 2016

A busy week beckons, with a troika of big central banks such as the Fed, Bank of England and Bank of Japan all set to have their next policy meetings to look at the interest rate picture.