Weekend News 30Jun

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Central Banks

  • Libor Fix, UK Gilt Fixing Too. (Telegraph)
  • China Short Term Lending Rates Up, Bank Hoarding. (Reuters)

Geo-Politics

  • EU Deal: Single Bank Supervisor, Direct Lending To Banks. (Business Day)
  • US Exempts China, Singapore From Iran Sanctions. (Platts)
  • Have Iran Sanctions Worked? (OilPrice)

Supply/Demand & Markets

Midweek News 27Jun

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Central Banks

Geo-Politics

  • BRICs Hostage To West Over Iran, Petrodollar, & SWIFT. (FT Beyond BRICs)
  • EU To Implement Sanctions Against Iran, 1st July. (Platts)
  • South Korea To Stop Oil Imports From Iran Over EU Sanctions. (Platts)
  • Iran Admits Oil Exports Down 20-30%. (RT)
  • Venezuela Calls For OPEC Price Band, $80-$120. (Reuters)
  • Spain Formally Asks For Aid. (BusinessWeek)

Supply/Demand, Markets, Scandal

  • API: +500k v -500k exp. (Reuters)
  • EIA: -133k v -1.3mil exp. (EIA)
  • Barclays & Massive Libor Manipulation. (Zerohedge)
  • More Color on Brent Contango Shift. (FT Alpha)
  • Oil Price Differentials: Caught Between The Sands & The Pipelines. (Casey Research)
  • Iraq’s Crude Production Rises To 20yr High. (Bloomberg)
  • First Central Gulf Lease Sale Post Macondo. (Platts)
  • Norway Announces New Round of Exploration. (Platts)