Category Archives: Energy Market Risk Management

Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early January 2018

Energy market intelligence Jan 1

Short-term dips as Winter hits high high disruptions Short-term and long-term UK power and gas prices have moved in different directions over the last fortnight, with the seasons and annuals rising – Winter ’18 hitting a multi-year high – helped by a firm oil market, while Day-ahead and Month-ahead values …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid November 2017

Bull-run intensifies – then breaks While the recent bullishness intensified in the first fortnight of November, with Annuals rallying by as much as 4%, prices have buckled over the last few days as the factors that drove the market higher – colder weather, further French nuclear concerns and a surging …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early November 2017

Annuals claw higher on oil, cold UK power prices generally clawed higher again as October rolled into November, after having been pulled lower at the end of the third week of October as French nuclear supply fears retreated. Firmer oil and coal markets have helped push the Annuals to new …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Early October 2017

Rally punctured; French jitters remain Forward UK power prices dipped sharply mid-September, immediately after our last report, and then again as September ended, despite receiving a brief bullish shot in the arm on the 28th September when a French nuclear power station was suddenly shut down for urgent dike reinforcement …

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Energy Market Risk Analysis | Mid September 2017

Oct ’17 Annual over £47 for first time Prices across the UK power market, after having dipped at the end of August, resumed their rally in the first half of September ─ with French nuclear concerns, relentless coal market gains, a carbon market surge and a gas supply squeeze all …

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