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Rising US shale oil production is squeezing demand for three and four-year oil futures contracts

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Some investors question the benefits of oil and mining sitting under the same roof

One of world’s top sources of the fuel introduces controls to keep lights on

Resource companies are again making money, and promising to ‘learn the lessons’ of a boom that left them drowning in debt

Longest streak of inventory declines since December but analysts cautious on Opec cuts

Review of shale assets comes as group cuts copper, iron ore and coking coal outlook

Energy group’s share sale would be the biggest for a Russian company for five years

Flotation will test investor appetite for assets in areas with geopolitical issues

As domestic demand slows, more of the metal is expected to flow on to world markets

Impetus for change as exchange challenged by greater competition from rivals

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Earlier bullishness gets a reality check as global crude inventories remain high

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