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International Organizations OPEC

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.2257, or 81.59 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Sept 20- The Canadian dollar strengthened on Wednesday against its U.S. counterpart, boosted decision by the U.S. Prices of oil, one of Canada's major exports, were on course for their largest third-quarter gain in 13 years after the Iraqi oil minister said that OPEC and its partners were considering...

  • LONDON, Sept 20- Oil headed for its largest third-quarter gain in 13 years as prices rose on Wednesday after the Iraqi oil minister said OPEC and its partners are considering extending or deepening output cuts aimed at reducing a global supply glut. Brent crude futures rose 64 cents to $55.78 a barrel by 1330 GMT, while U.S. OPEC and non- OPEC producers including...

  • LONDON, Sept 20- Oil rose was on course for its largest third-quarter gain in 13 years as prices rose on Wednesday after the Iraqi oil minister said that OPEC and its partners are considering extending or deepening output cuts aimed at reducing a global supply glut. Brent crude futures were up 48 cents at $55.62 a barrel by 1020 GMT, while U.S. "An improving...

  • Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Houseing and Urban Affairs Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill July 13, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    U.S. government debt prices were higher on Wednesday morning as investors focused on a Federal Reserve meeting.

  • The U.S. Federal Reserve Building stands in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, June 24, 2009.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Wednesday, as traders appeared to adopt a wait-and-see approach ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting.

  • LONDON, Sept 20- Oil rose on Wednesday, set for its largest third-quarter gain in 13 years, after the Iraqi oil minister said OPEC and its partners were considering extending or deepening supply cuts to erode an existing global surplus. "An improving macro-economic backdrop should spur oil demand growth over the next couple of quarters and if OPEC increases its...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Oil prices rose on Wednesday after Iraq's oil minister said OPEC and other crude producers were considering extending or even deepening a supply cut to curb a global glut, while a report showed a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. inventories. While options being considered by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and...

  • *Oil up after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extension. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. Spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE to start...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Oil prices rose on Wednesday after Iraq's oil minister said OPEC and other crude producers were considering extending or even deepening a supply cut to curb a global glut, while a report showed a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. inventories. While options being considered by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and...

  • *Oil up after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extension. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Oil prices rose on Wednesday after Iraq's oil minister said OPEC and other crude producers were considering extending or even deepening a supply cut to curb a global glut, while a report showed a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. inventories. While options being considered by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Oil prices rose on Wednesday after Iraq's oil minister said OPEC and other crude producers were considering extending or even deepening a supply cut to curb a global glut, while a report showed a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. inventories. OPEC and producers including Russia have agreed to reduce output by about 1.8 million barrels per...

  • *Nigeria, Libya to attend OPEC, non- OPEC meeting on Friday-source. Iraq itself has limited output by about 260,000 barrels per day, its oil minister said, exceeding its 210,000 bpd quota agreed under the OPEC- led pact. Nigeria and Libya will send representatives to the meeting despite being exempt from the current deal, two OPEC sources said.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • *Nigeria, Libya to attend OPEC, non- OPEC meeting on Friday-source. The market, however, remained buoyant ahead of Friday's meeting between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries with non- OPEC producers to discuss progress of their 1.8- million barrel-per-day supply cut deal. Nigeria and Libya will send representatives to the meeting despite...

  • *Oil edges off recent high ahead U.S. stock data, OPEC meeting. NEW YORK, Sept 19- Global stock markets edged higher on Tuesday and the dollar dipped as investors awaited signals from the U.S. Wall Street stocks gained slightly, with the Dow climbing to a fresh record, while an index of stocks across the globe also inched higher.

  • *Nigeria, Libya to attend OPEC, non- OPEC meeting on Friday-source. The market, however, remained buoyant ahead of Friday's meeting between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries with non- OPEC producers to discuss progress of their 1.8- million barrel per day supply cut deal. Nigeria and Libya will send representatives to the meeting despite...

  • *Nigeria, Libya to attend OPEC, non- OPEC meeting on Friday-source. AMSTERDAM, Sept 19- Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday, trading close to five-month highs after key Middle Eastern producers showed they continued to comply with output cuts under an OPEC- led deal that Iraq's oil minister said could be extended or deepened. "The bullish trend for oil is fed by a few...

  • AMSTERDAM, Sept 19- Oil prices traded close to five-month highs on Tuesday after key Middle Eastern producers showed they continued to comply with output cuts under an OPEC- led deal that Iraq's oil minister said could be extended or deepened. "The bullish trend for oil is fed by a few factors, like upward revisions in oil demand from OPEC and the IEA, Saudi Arabian...

  • AMSTERDAM, Sept 19- Oil prices traded close to five-month highs on Tuesday after fresh data showed key Middle Eastern producers continued to cut supply in line with an OPEC- led deal aimed at ending a crude glut. "The bullish trend for oil is fed by a few factors like upward revisions in oil demand from OPEC and IEA, Saudi Arabian exports dropping to a three-year low in...