oil future

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petroleum bought or sold at an agreed price for delivery at a specified future date

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In a statement issued after rumours spread about irregular trading on City and Asian markets, Robin Bieber, managing director of London-based PVM Oil Futures said it was investigating the unauthorised trades.
A NYMEX crude oil future is a contract for 1,000 barrels of domestic light, sweet crude oil.
The exchange hosts the fast-growing DME Oman crude oil futures contract, which has the largest physical delivery of any energy contract globally.
It is projected by INE to introduce a crude oil futures contract based on the import price in China of medium-sour crude oil.
30 in Singapore the following day) for the DME Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract.
The commodity futures market is currently still off-limits for foreign players, but analysts believe trading of crude oil futures would not amount to much without the participation of overseas producers and traders.
Brent Crude oil futures for delivery in October hovered at $110.
Open interest for DME Oman crude oil futures was 23,429 lots on March 26.
DME, the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, has set a new record in open interest for its flagship Oman crude oil futures contract equivalent to over 23.
Summary: Muscat: For the first time, the Dubai Mercantile Exchange's flagship crude oil futures contract, DME .
3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global regulated futures exchanges, clearing houses and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, reported a daily volume record in ICE Heating Oil futures of 25,567 on August 2, 2012.
Crude oil futures ended at a seven-month low below the $90 per barrel level Wednesday in New York amid rekindled concern over Europe's debt crisis.
oil futures slightly extended losses on Tuesday after larger-than-expected rise in crude stocks in the United States last week.
Crude oil futures fell to a one-and-a-half-month closing low at the $97 per barrel level Friday in New York with selling on a stronger dollar more than offsetting buying on hopes for the U.
PVM Oil Futures said a senior broker based at the firm's London office had taken the unauthorised positions in Brent crude futures.