Thursday 07 September 2017
Gas futures ended the session marginally ahead after a day of fluctuations as the market awaited the outcome of the ECB press conference. As the pound weakened, futures
ticked up by around 0.20p having gotten back to level earlier. Prompt prices were mixed despite a comfortable gas system, albeit demand was down due to decreased exports. In the oil markets, both benchmarks moved in opposing directions after the anticipation of this week's EIA inventory report, with WTI edging 7 cents down, Brent added 29 cents to move to a new five-month high.