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Q&A with Christopher Fix, Dubai Mercantile Exchange CEO

The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) finds itself located in an increasingly strategic trading hub, as crude oil trade between the…

The Pipeline Role in the U.S. Energy Boom

The crude-oil production boom in the United States  is leading to an infrastructure rebirth as the oil industry scrambles to…

Q&A With Winners of the 2013 Commodity Trading Challenge

Trading has its own collegiate tournament in March, and last week it crowned a champion. The CME Group Commodity Trading…

Changing Standards: DME Oman’s Quest for Benchmark Status

The Dubai Mercantile Exchange, may be setting new trading records but can it make real inroads in getting its Oman crude oil futures contract accepted as a leading benchmark for pricing oil deals?