Oil prices are subject to a complex array of socio-economic, geo-political and technology factors. Yet analysts are in agreement that the ongoing production cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC giant Russia will set the price for 2018.
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At the end of 2017, equity market participants can look back and say it was a very good year.
2018 is set to see a bumper crop of company flotations, with a total projected global value of nearly $300bn – the highest since 2010. The prediction follows a dramatic increase in 2017, when nearly 1,700 companies floated, an increase of 44% on 2016.
Robust global demand has driven growth in manufacturing in every major region during 2017, supporting domestic currencies against the global benchmark cross - the dollar
With its rich oil and gas resources, potential consumer base of 144 million people and the recent improvements to its economy, Russia should on paper be an attractive investment opportunity. Especially when you add in that its stock market is currently the cheapest in the world.
As a country Norway stands unique for any number of reasons but a few standouts are: the winter night sky display of the Northern Lights; doling out the human rights award that is the Nobel Peace Prize and, of course, it’s got oil.