Iraq Business News is delighted to bring you the latest Iraq Market Tracker report from Dunia Frontier Consultants. The market tracker highlights the activities and market performance of a basket of publicly traded firms who derive a significant percentage of their revenues from operations in Iraq, but are traded on foreign exchanges: a proxy Iraq play as much as practicable. It also identifies and analyzes the primary political and security events that occur in country that have market-moving implications.
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BP, ExxonMobil, Total, WesternZagros
- Stakes rise as GoI courts BP in Kirkuk: Definite escalation, but let’s hope it stays war of words. Watch Kurdish peshmerga around Kirkuk.
- WesternZagros climbs 18% on oil find: Reminder of WZR’s promise, trading around core position to profit from volatility.
- Arab League summit a qualified success: AL summit concludes without significant security breach, strengthening Maliki.
- National conference date proposed: Most likely stillborn, but if it gains traction, something may be afoot.
Calendar Events Discussed:
- This week – Arab League summit aftermath
- April 5 – proposed date for National Reconciliation Conference
- April 20 – Rewritten contract terms expected for 4th Oil and Gas Auction
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