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Frack steady

21 January 2014 By Kevin Allison, Christopher Swann

Despite a price slide since the year-end, crude volatility is at 20-year lows. One explanation is the U.S.-centric shale boom. There’s more oil around, and drillers can respond more quickly to price moves. A damper on price swings should help companies and governments plan ahead.

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