NYMEX Natural Gas Update

This report features an update on changes in the Natural Gas markets over the last month, including growth in electronic options and improved liquidity in Henry Hub futures. With open interest reaching over 1.5 million contracts, near all-time highs, we encourage you to download the latest resource to learn more. Access Report

OPEC Output Cuts vs. Rising U.S. Rig Count

Oil: OPEC Output Cut vs. Rising U.S. Rig Count By Erik Norland, Senior Economist, CME Group Highlights OPEC output cut could be negated by rising U.S. supply U.S. has added nearly 900,000 barrels per day since Oct 2016 U.S. rig count has accelerated over the past few months Read Full Article     Forward to … Read More

Research: Is Debt, Real Estate Sinking the Loonie?

View in your browser Canada: Is Debt, Real Estate Sinking the Loonie? By Erik Norland, Senior Economist, CME Group Highlights: Canadian dollar has begun to diverge from WTI crude oil Could signal economic problems related to debt, property values High debt could pressure Canada to keep interest rates low Budget deficit might grow to aid … Read More

Hedge the May 25 OPEC Meeting with NYMEX Weekly Energy Options

Oil: Battle of the Swing Producers Heats Up as OPEC Meeting Nears By Blu Putnam, Chief Economist, CME Group NYMEX weekly energy options give you greater flexibility to manage volatility arising from event risk, like the upcoming OPEC meeting on May 25. In this video, hear from our Chief Economist as he gives his take … Read More

Economic Research: French Elections Podcast and Article

French Election: What’s at Stake This Sunday By Erik Norland, Senior Economist, CME Group Podcast – Outcome Could Impact Euro, EU French voters will elect a new president in the second and final round of voting this Sunday, May 7. The outcome could have serious implications for the future of the European Union, impact the … Read More