Power Trading


Barclays closes power trading desks

Barclays Canary Wharf

Barclays said on Tuesday that it has closed its power trading desks in London and New York, joining a string of global investment banks that are paring down their commodity market activities as increased regulations bite.

Macquarie Hires Power Traders

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Macquarie Bank is expanding its power trading business in the UK, hiring traders from rival banks and sourcing electricity from newly acquired power plants in hopes of becoming a bigger player in the sector.