⇒  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 23-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose on Tuesday after China signaled progress in trade talks with the United States. Brent crude futures rose 74 cents to settle at $59.70 a barrel. WTI crude futures rose 85 cents to settle at $54.16 a barrel.. OPEC and its allies plan to consider whether to deepen cuts to crude supply when they next meet in December due to worries about weak demand growth in 2020. Traders said the possible…

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Oil Price Digest 22-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices fell nearly 1% on Monday after comments from a U.S. official fed regarding concerns surrounding the U.S.-China trade war, adding to worries that a slowing global economy would reduce demand for oil. Brent crude futures fell 46 cents to settle at $58.96 a barrel. WTI crude futures fell 47 cents to settle at $53.31 a barrel..  Although President Donald Trump has said he would like to sign a deal when he…

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Oil Price Digest 21-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices edged lower on Friday, as concerns about China’s economy outweighed bullish signals from its refining sector. Brent crude fell 49 cents to settle at $59.42 a barrel. The Dec WTI crude fell 15 cents to $53.78 / bbl. For the week Brent fell 1.8%, while WTI lost 1.7%. China’s economic growth slowed to 6% year-on-year in the third quarter, its weakest in 27-1/2 years and short of expectations due to soft…

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Oil Price Digest 18-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose about 1% on Thursday in a late afternoon rally the reasons for which are not exactly clear. Brent crude gained 49 cents to settle at $59.91 a barrel. WTI crude rose 55 cents to $53.07 / bbl. News sources attribute the rise to the fall in product inventories, but a series of weak economic figures would seem to bely that. Adding to concerns about the global economy, and therefore energy…

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Oil Price Digest 17-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil rose on Wednesday, gaining support due to signs that OPEC and allied producers will continue to curb supplies in December. Brent crude lost gained 68 cents to settle at $59.42 a barrel. WTI crude rose 55 cents to $53.07 / bbl. Oil prices pared gains in post-settlement trade after industry data showed a larger-than-expected increase in U.S. oil stocks. US and Chinese trade negotiators are working on nailing down a Phase 1…

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Oil Price Digest 16-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices continued to fall on Tuesday as the IMF slashed 2019 global growth rate to 3%, the lowest since 2009. Brent crude lost 61 cents to settle at $58.74 a barrel. WTI crude fell 78 cents to $58.74 / bbl. Earlier in the session, both Brent and WTI fell by more than $1 a barrel following a report overnight that China’s factory gate prices in September declined at the fastest pace in…

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Oil Price Digest 15-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices gave up most of Friday’s gains on Monday as details about the first phase of a U.S.-China trade deal did little to assure a quick resolution to the tariff fight. Brent crude shed $ 1.16 to settle at $59.35 a barrel. WTI crude settled $ 1.11 cents lower at $53.59 / bbl. Initial optimism that the trade negotiations would prove successful faded, as China indicated further discussions were needed and U.S.…

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Oil Price Digest 14-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose more than 2% on Friday after Iranian media said a state-owned oil tanker was attacked in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia. Brent crude gained $ 1.41 to settle at $60.51 a barrel. WTI crude settled $ 1.15 higher at $54.70 / bbl. Brent rose 3.7% for the week, while WTI gained 3.6%, their first weekly gains in three weeks. The gains were tempered by the International Energy Agency’s forecast…

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Oil Price Digest 11-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose on Thursday, buoyed by comments by the head of OPEC that the organization could take action to balance oil markets. Brent crude settled up 78 cents at $59.10 a barrel. WTI crude settled 96 cents higher at $53.55 / bbl. Saudi Arabia told OPEC its monthly oil output fell by 660,000 bpd in September after major attacks on its energy facilities, while OPEC lowered its 2020 forecast for non-OPEC supply…

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Oil Price Digest 10-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices continued to stay in a narrow zone as prospects of US – China settlement countered a build in crude inventories. Brent crude settled up 8 cents at $58.32 a barrel. WTI crude settled 4 cents lower at $52.59 / bbl. Later, prices fell from settlement levels after Chinese officials said Beijing has lowered expectations for progress at the trade talks scheduled for today. U.S.-China trade tensions rose this week as Washington…

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Oil Price Digest 09-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices settled marginally lower on Tuesday in volatile trade. Brent crude settled down 11 cents at $58.24 a barrel. WTI crude settled 12 cents lower at $52.63 / bbl. Early in the session, both Brent crude and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) rose more than 1%. But, later in the day, prices as Washington’s blacklisting of more Chinese companies dampened hopes for a trade deal between the two countries. Investors were cautious ahead…

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Oil Price Digest 08-Oct-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices settled more or less unchanged on Monday after staying up most of the day. Brent crude settled down 2 cents at $58.35 a barrel, after hitting a high of $59.68. WTI crude settled at $52.75 after hitting a high of $54.06. Hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks had helped lift prices earlier in the session. U.S. and Chinese officials meet in Washington on Thursday and Friday in a fresh effort…

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