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What is Oil?Oil is a commodity that comes in many forms including Brent and Crude. Oil has many uses in the real world, including petrol for cars.
Why trade Oil?Due to its international trade and wide range of uses, there are many factors that cause volatility in its price including geopolitical tensions.
Why add Oil to your portfolio?
Historically, oil sees much volatility in its price. For this reason, many traders seek to benefit from price movements in both directions.
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