Wednesday, 23 December 2015


Brent crude earlier traded as low as $36.28 a barrel, briefly flipping WTI from a long-standing discount into a slight premium over the international benchmark for the first time since a short period in November 2014. Brent edged back to $36.44 by 0340 GMT. Except for November last year, WTI has traded at a discount to Brent since 2010.  9039089370