Putin has a firm grasp of the economics of the difference in cost between Russian pipeline gas and U.S. produced LNG. He can also be
… The escalation of tensions between U.S./Israeli forces and the pro-Assad coalition in Syria these past two weeks come while Turkey and Russia announced construction of
…Now, it’s moving higher as the market begins to think shorter term to raise dollar liquidity if the Bank of England is serious about ending
The Saudis are burning through tens of billions a month maintaining a currency peg to the dollar that will not be broken because that is a major precondition of any U.S. support. They need to break the peg because oil prices are going to stay low for a long time.