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  1. MARKET WATCH: NYMEX, Brent oil prices continue slide

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    Thu, 9 Oct 2014

    Federal Reserve indicated some concern that a strengthening dollar could weigh on the economy. On Oct. 8, the Federal Open Market Committee released a transcript from its Sept. 16-17 meeting. The minutes prompted a rise in US stock markets but failed

  2. MARKET WATCH: Possible early end of Fed stimulus shakes markets

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    Thu, 21 Feb 2013

    Standard Bank Group, reported broad-based liquidation of commodity holdings in late trading Feb. 20 “as the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) minutes revealed that a growing number of Federal Reserve members were contemplating an earlier end

  1. Emerging markets account for all growth in oil use forecast in 2014

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    Tue, 7 Jan 2014

    10.80/bbl in 2013 and $17.50/bbl in 2012, according to US Energy Information Administration. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is trimming its monthly bond purchases to $75 billion from $85 billion in January taking the first

  2. MARKET WATCH: Front-month gas futures contract rallies

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    Mon, 20 May 2013

    spotlight with [Federal Reserve Chairman] Ben Bernanke's testimony to Congress and minutes from the last Federal Open Market Committee [the Fed’s policy arm] meeting both on deck” for May 22. Energy prices The June contract for benchmark

  3. MARKET WATCH: Oil prices drop again awaiting inventory reports

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    Wed, 18 Sep 2013

    following labor strikes at export terminals. On Sept. 18, traders and analysts awaited a decision from the Federal Open Market Committee concerning an anticipated reduction in the US economic stimulus program. The government has been buying

  4. MARKET WATCH: Crude prices weaker ahead of oil data, Bernanke testimony

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    Wed, 27 Feb 2013

    the market’s fears over an early end to the Fed’s quantitative easing program that had been sparked by [ Federal Open Market Committee ] minutes released last week and at the beginning of the year. While Bernanke confirmed the Fed’s concern over the

  5. MARKET WATCH: Crude down 3% last week in NY futures market

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    Mon, 4 Mar 2013

    trading Mar. 4, gas was in the red while crude prices were marginally higher. “An apparently more hawkish Federal Open Market Committee [the policy-making arm of the Federal Reserve Bank] and the seemingly more conciliatory tone taken by all parties

  6. MARKET WATCH: Improved economics, Mideast unrest boost oil prices

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    Tue, 2 Jul 2013

    Futures Trading Commission numbers for the week ended June 25 showed while oil markets did not succumb to pre- Federal Open Market Committee [the policy-making arm of the Federal Reserve Bank] fears, “they certainly were hit by post-FOMC concerns,” said

  7. MARKET WATCH: Mideast turmoil, improved economic figures lift oil prices

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    Fri, 5 Jul 2013

    bond purchases in the coming months, with market consensus clustering around the September meeting [of the Federal Open Market Committee , the Fed’s policy-making arm] as the most likely opportunity to start this tapering.” Ground said, “The

  8. MARKET WATCH: Oil, gas prices increase among mixed economic data

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    Thu, 31 Jan 2013

    at Standard New York Securities Inc., the Standard Bank Group. “However, later in the day after the Federal Open Market Committee announcement, the market regained its composure, and bolstered by the prospect of continued quantitative easing

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