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Futures down after Saudi attacks spark rush for safety

4 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. stock index futures slipped on Monday after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply, sparking concerns over global economic growth and heightening tensions in the Middle East.
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Oil surges 20% after Saudi attack, softens on stockpile hopes

4 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

Oil prices surged nearly 20% at one point on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intraday gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities at the weekend halved the kingdom's production.
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Oil-exporter currencies and safe havens gain after Saudi attacks

4 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Currencies linked to the price of oil rose on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabian refining facilities disrupted global oil supplies, while the Japanese yen and Swiss franc strengthened as nervous investors sought safety.
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Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

4 monthes ago   |   By RT

Crude prices soared as trading opened on Monday after this weekend's drone attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities slashed the kingdom's output by half, or more than five percent of global daily production.
Brent crude futures jumped by as much as 19 percent to $71.95 per barrel, making the biggest intra-day gain in nearly 30 years. Meanwhile, US West Texas Intermediate soared more than 15 percent, reaching $63.34 a barrel.
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