⇒  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 16-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices continued to fall on Thursday in the absence of any countervailing data to support prices. Brent crude futures settled $ 1.25 lower at $ 58.23 /bbl. WTI crude futures settled 76 cents lower at $54.47/bbl.   China, on Thursday, vowed to counter the latest U.S. tariffs, but called on the United States to meet it halfway on a potential trade deal, as U.S. President Donald Trump said any pact would have…

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Oil Price Digest 15-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices shed 3% on Wednesday after fresh Chinese and European economic data revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for the second week in a row.. Brent crude futures settled $ 1.82 lower at $ 59.48 /bbl. WTI crude futures settled $ 1.87 lower at $55.23/bbl.   China reported disappointing data for July, including a surprise drop in industrial output growth to a more than 17-year low, underlining widening…

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Oil Price Digest 14-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices on Tuesday jumped by the most so far this year after the United States said it would delay imposing a 10% tariff on certain Chinese products. Brent crude futures settled $ 2.73 higher at $ 61.30 /bbl. WTI crude futures settled $ 2.17 higher at $57.10/bbl.   US President Trump backed off his 1 Sep’19 deadline for tariffs on remaining Chinese imports, delaying duties on cellphones, laptops and other consumer goods,…

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Oil Price Digest 13-Aug-2019

Crude Oil After Wednesday’s tumble, prices recovered considerably over the the couple of days as Saudi Arabia was rumored to have said it is considering reducing its output to 7 million mbpd. Brent crude futures settled at $ 58.57 /bbl, 4 cents higher than Friday’s close. WTI crude futures settled at $54.93 a barrel up 43 cents from Friday.   Oil Minister Khaled al-Fadhel said, adding that Kuwait has cut its own output by more…

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Oil Price Digest 08-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices tumbled nearly 5% on Wednesday after an unexpected build in U.S. crude stockpiles. Brent crude futures settled $ 2.71 lower at $56.23 a barrel.  WTI crude futures fell $ 2.54 to settle at $51.09 a barrel.   Last night’s settles have been the lowest since early January this year and have prompted talk that Saudi Arabia was mulling options to halt crude’s descent, alongside other producers.Consequently, both benchmarks then traded more…

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Oil Price Digest 07-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices continued to fall as market concerns about demand growth for oil continue to overshadow those about political unrest. Brent crude futures settled 87 cents lower at $58.94.  WTI crude futures fell $ 1.06 to settle at $53.63 a barrel. Brent prices are 22% lower than the peaks it scaled in April this year. Over the last week itself, it has lost 9%. India has increased the cost estimate of a giant…

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Oil Price Digest 06-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Global oil benchmark Brent futures fell more than 3% on Monday on global growth concerns after China commenced retaliations to the US stance. Brent crude futures settled at $59.81 a barrel, down $ 2.08.  WTI crude futures fell 97 cents to settle at $54.69 a barrel. WTI found some support from the draw in inventories at Cushing which fell nearly 2.4 million barrels in the week to Aug. 2. WTI’s discount to Brent…

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Oil Price Digest 05-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices recovered around 3% on Friday in the wake of President Trump’s move to impose additional tariffs Chinese imports. Brent crude futures for October delivery settled at $61.89 a barrel, up $1.39.  WTI crude futures for September delivery settled at $55.66 a barrel, rising $1.71. For the week, Brent lost about 2.7%, while WTI shed about 1.2%. Before Thursday’s decline, crude futures had seen a fragile rally supported by steady drawdowns in…

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Oil Price Digest 02-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices plummeted more than 7% on Thursday after President Donald Trump said he would impose additional tariffs Chinese imports starting Sept. 1. Brent crude fell $ 4.55 to settle at $60.50 a barrel. WTI crude futures fell $ 4.68 to settle at $53.95 a barrel. The drop in Brent crude was the steepest in more than three years, while WTI had not lost more in percentage terms for over four years. Brent…

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Oil Price Digest 01-Aug-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose for a fifth day on Wednesday following a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. inventories. Brent crude rose 54 cents to settle at $65.17 a barrel. WTI crude futures gained 58 cents to settle at $58.63 a barrel. Brent posted a monthly decline of 2.1%. WTI crude futures inched up 0.2% in July. After its two-day policy meeting, the U.S. Fed cut interest rates, citing concerns about the global economy and muted…

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Oil Price Digest 31-Jul-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices rose about 2% to a two-week high on Tuesday on optimism that the Fed rate cut will happen. Brent crude rose $ 1.01 to settle at $63.72 a barrel. WTI crude futures gained $ 1.18 to settle at $58.05 a barrel. Both contracts have risen for four days in a row to their highest closes since July 15. For the month, however, both contracts were still set to decline due to…

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Oil Price Digest 30-Jul-2019

Crude Oil Oil prices extended gains on Monday, this time on hopes of a Fed rate cut to stimulate growth. Brent crude gained 25 cents to settle at $63.71 a barrel, while WTI crude futures rose 67 cents to settle at $56.87 a barrel. U.S. central bankers are expected to lower borrowing costs for the first time since the depths of the financial crisis more than a decade ago. U.S. President Donald Trump said a…

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