The Head of Investment Research at FX Primus Marshall Gittler explains how the demand and the seasonals affect the price in the oil. 

Gittler also explains how the Weekly API & EiA inventory reports work and what are the differences between these two releases. 

Watch the full webinar: Introduction to oil: Background to the market and outlook for the price

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