Midweek News 24Jul

Source: EIA (Jul 2013)

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Central Banks

Geopolitics

  • Bank Commodity Trading Under Scrutiny As Rivals Creep In. (Reuters)
  • CFTC In “Disarray” After Gensler’s Crusade On Swaps’ Rules. (Business Week)

Supply/Demand & Markets

  • EIA: -2.8 mil v -2.6mil exp. (EIA)
  • China’s Jun Imports Of Iran Crude ⬇39% YoY. (Platts)
  • US Oil Rail Volumes ⬆ 19.7% YoY. (Platts)

HFT/Algo

  • Panther Energy Trading’s Spoofing Algorithm. (Zerohedge)