⇒  WHAT'S NEW IN TRIFECTA  ⇐

We have added several new charts and analytics which will illuminate what is happening in the Energy Markets at a single glance

Global Gasoline Charts offer you a single view of light distillate stocks across the globe

Global Gasoil Charts offer you a single view of middle distillate stocks across the globe

Eurasian Fuel Oil Charts offer you a single view of fuel oil stocks in Europe and Asia

US DOE Data provides you with Analytics on stocks in the US

We would be grateful for feedback on these pages so that we can serve you better.

Learn to Hedge

Hedging is a very sensitive practice which calls for a balance between protecting good profits and ensuring one gets optimum results from the Risk Management Program.

Trifecta can help your organization set up policies on

Selection & Implementation of Trade Capture Systems

A critical aspect of any Trading / Risk Management Program is a good trade capture system which

  • When to hedge
  • How much to hedge
  • How to hedge
  • Set up systems and processes to ensure that the organization follows industry best practices
  • allows for easy capture of trades
  • provides management prompt information about profit and loss, counterparty exposure and exception reporting
  • Is easy to implement and maintain
  • Is economical
  • Trifecta can help your organization select a trade capture system which best meets your needs. Trifecta also has the experience and skills to drive the implementation of the software in an optimal manner

MESSAGE FROM DIRECTOR

Trifecta is a young organization spearheaded by Sukrit Vijayakar, a veteran trader with over 25 years of trading experience in various markets.

Sukrit has set up the front office, middle office and back offices of many trading organizations: giving him marvelous insights into required systems and processes of these ecosystems. His experience covers requirements analysis and scoping, procurement, delivery, integration and implementation of Trade Capturing and Monitoring Software.

He has also trained hundreds of people from different organisations in different aspects trading in general, as well as trading in the oil markets, both physical and derivative.

As a domain expert, he can also help IT organizations liaise better with their clients, by improving their understanding of client needs and therefore significant reduction of software turnarounds.

⇓  Fresh Post ∴ OIL PRICE DIGEST  

Oil Price Digest 13-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices gained nearly 1% on Thursday on hopes that the United States and China were close to reaching a deal on the ongoing trade dispute. Brent crude  settled 48 cents higher at $64.20 a barrel, and WTI oil  rose 42 cents to $59.18 a barrel. Trump tweeted on Thursday that the United States was very close to a big deal with China amid reports that the country was considering a delay or…

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Oil Price Digest 12-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices dropped almost 1% on Wednesday following a surprise build in U.S. crude inventories. Brent crude  settled 62 cents lower at $63.72 a barrel, and West Texas Intermediate oil  fell 48 cents to $58.76 a barrel. OPEC released a more bullish outlook for 2020, forecasting demand for its crude to average 29.58 million bpd next year, less than the group’s November output. OPEC’s expectation of a small deficit suggests a tighter market…

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Oil Price Digest 11-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices inched up on Tuesday as OPEC’s deal with associated producers last week to deepen output cuts in 2020 continued to provide a floor for prices. Brent crude  settled up 9 cents at $64.34 a barrel, and West Texas Intermediate oil  rose 22 cents to $59.24 a barrel. However, a Dec. 15 deadline for the next round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports weighed on markets. U.S. President Donald Trump does not…

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Oil Price Digest 09-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose more than 1% on Friday and posted sharp weekly gains after OPEC and allies agreed to deepen output cuts by 500 kbpd in the first quarter of 2020. Brent crude futures rose $1.38 cents to settle at $64.38 a barrel. WTI was rose 77 cents to close at $59.20 a barrel. Brent futures rose about 3% for the week. WTI futures gained 7% on the week, their biggest rise since…

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Oil Price Digest 06-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil futures were steady to slightly firmer on Thursday despite OPEC and its allies planning one of the deepest output cuts this decade to prevent oversupply. Brent crude futures rose 39 cents to settle at $63.00 a barrel. WTI was unchanged at $58.43 a barrel. A ministerial panel of key members of the OPEC+ group, recommended deepening output cuts by 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) in the first quarter of 2020. However, the…

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Oil Price Digest 05-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices surged more than 3% on Wednesday on expectations that OPEC and allied producers would extend production curbs. Brent crude futures rose $2.18 to settle at $63.00 a barrel. WTI rose $2.33 to settle at $58.43 a barrel. Iraqi oil minister Thamer Ghadhban told reporters in Vienna on Tuesday that “a deeper cut is being preferred by a number of key members”. On Wednesday, Ghadhban said he would support at least extending…

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Oil Price Digest 04-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil futures were caught in the grip of uncertainty as the US-China trade deal fell into the distance but OPEC+ raised murmurs about deeper cuts. Brent crude futures dipped 10 cents to settle at $60.82 a barrel. WTI rose 14 cents to settle at $56.10 a barrel. U.S. President Donald Trump said a U.S.-China trade agreement might have to wait until after next November’s presidential election, denting hopes of a quick resolution to…

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Oil Price Digest 03-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil futures gained about 1% on Monday on speculation that the OPEC+ may deepen the supply cut and stronger manufacturing activity numbers from China. Brent crude futures rose 43 cents to settle at $60.92 a barrel. WTI rose 79 cents to settle at $55.96 a barrel. Oil eased off session highs as Wall Street dropped after U.S. President Donald Trump unexpectedly announced plans to reimpose tariffs on steel and aluminium from Argentina and…

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Oil Price Digest 02-Dec-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices fell on Friday, with U.S. crude dropping more than 4%, on fresh trade tensions and record high U.S. crude production. Brent crude futures fell $1.44 cents to settle at $62.43 a barrel.. WTI fell $ 2.94 to settle at $55.17 a barrel. While Brent settled 1.5% lower and WTI 4.1% lower for the week, both contracts posted their largest monthly gains in several months of 6% and 2.3% respectively.   Both…

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Oil Price Digest 29-Nov-2019

Crude Oil Oil ended mixed on Thursday. Brent crude futures fell 14 cents to settle at $63.92 a barrel.. WTI rose 13 cents to settle at $58.24 a barrel. Many U.S. traders were away for the Thanksgiving holiday. China warned the United States that it would take “firm countermeasures” in response to U.S. legislation backing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong. Investors are concerned that the move might delay further a preliminary agreement between the United…

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Oil Price Digest 28-Nov-2019

Crude Oil Oil eased on Wednesday after a report showing U.S. crude and product inventories grew unexpectedly last week. Brent crude futures fell 21 cents to settle at $64.06 a barrel.. WTI fell 30 cents to settle at $58.11 a barrel. Prices were still buoyant due to optimism that a U.S.-China trade deal would be reached soon. WTI trade volumes lower ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, with lots of front-month contracts trading down about…

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Oil Price Digest 27-Nov-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose on Tuesday on continued optimism about the US China trade situation. Brent crude futures rose 62 cents to settle at $64.27 a barrel.. WTI rose 40 cents to settle at $58.41 a barrel. The United States and China are close to agreement on the first phase of a trade deal, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, after top negotiators from the two countries spoke by telephone and agreed to…

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