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RPT-Banks, traders launch first commodities blockchain platform

Sep 19 2018

LONDON, Sept 19 Global banks and trading firms are launching the first blockchain-based platform for financing the trading of commodities from oil to wheat, they said in a joint statement on Wednesday.

REFILE-Banks, traders launch first commodities blockchain platform

Sep 19 2018

LONDON, Sept 19 Global banks and trading firms are launching the first blockchain-based platform for financing the trading of commodities from oil to wheat, they said in a joint statement on Wednesday.

RPT-UPDATE 1-BP, Vitol go head to head in West African crude trading

Sep 17 2018

LONDON, Sept 14 Oil major BP has clashed with rival Vitol in the once-languid West African crude market, buying up cargoes and taking a big derivative position that may have raised costs for European refiners.

BP, Vitol go head to head in West African crude trading

Sep 14 2018

LONDON Oil major BP has clashed with rival Vitol in the once-languid West African crude market, buying up cargoes and taking a big derivative position that may have raised costs for European refiners.

BP, Vitol go head to head in West African crude trading

Sep 14 2018

LONDON Oil major BP has clashed with rival Vitol in the once-languid West African crude market, buying up cargoes and taking a big derivative position that may have raised costs for European refiners.

UPDATE 1-BP, Vitol go head to head in West African crude trading

Sep 14 2018

* Development makes crude more expensive for refiners (Update with BP and S&P Global Platts' comments)

Energy trader Mercuria to grow iron ore business with U.S. mine stake

Sep 12 2018

LONDON Global commodities trader Mercuria Energy Group is expanding its iron ore business with a majority stake in U.S. Mesabi Metallics Co, it said on Wednesday, deepening its investment in the United States at a time of a resurgent steel industry.

Swiss court approves Gunvor ex-employee's Congo bribery plea bargain

Aug 28 2018

LONDON/ZURICH A Swiss court accepted a plea bargain on Tuesday from a former employee of energy trader Gunvor Group in relation to an investigation into corruption in Congo Republic and Ivory Coast, the former employee's lawyer said.

UPDATE 1-Swiss court approves Gunvor ex-employee's Congo bribery plea bargain

Aug 28 2018

LONDON/ZURICH, Aug 28 A Swiss court accepted a plea bargain on Tuesday from a former employee of energy trader Gunvor Group in relation to an investigation into corruption in Congo Republic and Ivory Coast, the former employee's lawyer said.

Shell oil traders trade one Caribbean paradise for another

Aug 17 2018

LONDON Royal Dutch Shell's oil traders in the Caribbean island of Barbados are getting ready for a tough gig - they're being moved to the Bahamas next month.

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