Gas supply

Kiran Stacey

Pity the poor equity researchers. You spend weeks honing your models, inputting your data and finessing your conclusions, knowing all the while they could be blown completely off course by something as uncontrollable as the weather.

Well the team at Credit Suisse are taking no chances. And rather than watching the regular weather forecasters, which after all, predict only days in advance, they have kept their eyes on the most reliable source the US has to offer: groundhogs. Read more

Kiran Stacey

One of the elements of today’s energy bill that is likely to go relatively unnoticed (except for by FT readers of course) is a clause asking gas companies to pay a market price for the gas they use, even if an emergency has sent gas prices soaring. Read more