The Daily Dose; Concerns are A’plenty

-Russia and Saudi Arabia are at it again. -Hong Kong’s status as a global financial hub is in serious jeopardy. The spot price for Brent crude oil was in positive territory early Thursday, though front-month contracts were down after the American Petroleum Institute reported a sizeable build in US crude oil inventories. Concerns about overflowing … More The Daily Dose; Concerns are A’plenty

The Daily Dose

-Geopolitical risk mounts a comeback. -US “reopen” movements exposes risk of politicizing crises. Politicizing a crisis is indicative of a lack of genuine leadership and it often results in unintended blowback. This is true in the case of the coronavirus and the oil markets. Right-leaning leaders that represent oil-producing states in the US spent much … More The Daily Dose