11 Mar '12, 11am

Taking aim at speculators | Peak Oil News and Message Boards: The effort to pressure the CFTC was led by Sanders...

Vermont’s congressional delegation is once again taking aim at Wall Street speculators as a major culprit in driving up prices at the pump — prices that are likely to spike well above $4 a gallon this summer. But casting investment banks and hedge funds as the sole villains isn’t so black and white, said two oil industry analysts, who point out that geopolitical and industry factors also come into play. Sens. Bernard Sanders and Patrick Leahy, along with Rep. Peter Welch, were among 68 Senate and House members who put their signatures on a letter last week urging the Commodities Future Trading Commission to put in place rules to curb excessive speculation. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that was signed into law two years ago mandated that the five-member Commodities Future Trading Commission come up with rules that rein in excessive speculati...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/consumption/taking-aim-at-speculators/

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renewableenergyworld.com 12 Mar '12, 7pm

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peakoil.com 17 Mar '12, 12pm

Curiously, one of the real drivers of the current oil price bubble is the Obama Administration’s economic sanctions recent...

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peakoil.com 11 Mar '12, 7pm

China’s trade deficit hit $31.5bn in February as exports slumped, underscoring concerns about slowing global demand and co...

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peakoil.com 10 Mar '12, 1pm

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ecorazzi.com 11 Mar '12, 2pm

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peakoil.com 16 Mar '12, 10pm

The market is clearly responding to what it sees as dangers ahead. Still, charges of speculation and price manipulation ar...

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peakoil.com 23 Mar '12, 12pm

The pequists, as they have become known, appear to be on the defensive these days as they once again roll back their datin...

Iran Oil Bourse To Open Next Week ? | Peak Oil ...

peakoil.com 18 Mar '12, 2pm

SWIFT is going to pull the plug on Iran on 17 March, three days before the opening of the oil bourse. Via: BBC: Swift, the...

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Oil rises a third day as US payrolls grow, bols...

todayonline.com 11 Mar '12, 9pm

NEW YORK - Oil climbed for a third day in New York after United States employers boosted payrolls more than forecast, bols...

My Aim Is Truby: Verve’s Hometown Hero Wins #SWRBC

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sprudge.com 11 Mar '12, 11pm

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pickensplan.com 14 Mar '12, 6pm

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