from Breakingviews:

It’s not how much oil, but how much influence

July 5, 2016

The United States has more oil than Saudi Arabia, says a new study by Norwegian consultancy Rystad Energy. The size of American reserves, at 264 billion barrels, is around a fifth higher than what is estimated to be located in the desert kingdom. That’s a surprise. But it’s also beside the point. Oil supremacy goes not to the one who has most, but the one who controls the price.

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Singapore, Saudi put corporate do-gooders on spot

June 9, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Qatar’s debt bonanza stores up problems for future

May 27, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Saudi’s three great pillars are showing cracks

May 24, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Saudi reshuffle points to era of oil volatility

May 9, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Saudi Arabia’s post-oil reform vision looks blurry

April 25, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Chancellor: Oil prices don’t need a Doha to rise

April 22, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Saudi’s sweet debt deal could rebound on banks

April 21, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

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

April 20, 2016

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from Breakingviews:

Give OPEC more power and let Iran and Saudi bicker

April 19, 2016

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