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Unprofitable Contracts In A Volatile Market - Is There Any Escape?

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In June 2014, Brent Crude Oil was trading at prices of around US$115 per barrel, with average prices having remained in triple digits for most of the preceding three years. However, the past six months have seen a dramatic slump and, in January 2015, the price of one barrel of Brent Crude dipped below the US$50 per barrel mark.

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