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Agiboo Sponsor 2017 CTRM Conference

We would like to thank Agiboo for their Bronze sponsorship of the 2017 CTRMConference to be held in Amsterdam on October 5th. Agiboo BV, headquartered in The Netherlands, is a provider of commodity trade and risk management solutions with a focus on agricultural and soft commodities and specifically Cocoa,...
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Talking Oil Price

It can’t be much fun to be Saudi right now. Everyday, talking up the idea that OPEC can and will put the oil market ‘in balance’ (thats price fixer talk for under our control) and then reading how your fellow OPEC members are cheating on their quotas and...
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FERDEC and Trade Surveillance

There are a host of consultancy companies that are focused on the various aspects of commodity trading and CTRM Software, and occasionally one of them morphs into becoming a software vendor. FERDEC, a German-based consultancy, now in its 5th year of business was founded as a very specific...
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“CTRM on cloud is passé, the real opportunity is CTRM on Blockchains!” – New Speaker Announcement

We are pleased to announce that Saurabh Goyal will be presenting at the 2017 CTRM Conference on Blockchain. Saurabh, is the founder and chief product architect at Satoshi Systems Limited – a firm focusing on using blockchain in the commodity trade finance use case. Saurabh has 15 years...
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ProCom Broadens its Focus on Europe

ProCom is a German company that offers both consultancy and IT tools throughout the energy value chain from production to trading. With over 100 employees, ProCom’s headquarter is in Aachen with one subsidiary in Berlin, Germany. Until recently, its focus has been on the German market, as is...
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Sign Up Now For CTRM Conference

The 2017 CTRM Conference is to take place on October 5th, 2017 in Amsterdam and registrations are open. We would encourage you to register without delay so that we can properly plan and execute the Conference. Furthermore, there is a financial incentive to register early in the form...
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Sign of the Times

I remember being a young, enthusiastic, and almost certainly arrogant (some may say not much has changed) Geologist at BP. I was keen to push the latest thinking and technologies and keen to exploit whatever expertise I already had. I also recall looking at the mid-50’s types and...
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Impact of renewable energy on trading technology requirements – New Speaker for CTRM Conference

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Simon Tywuschik, Director with Baringa Partners, will present on the topic of Impact of renewable energy on trading technology requirements at the 2017 CTRM Conference. Dr. Simon Tywuschik is a senior commodity & energy expert and business leader with more than...
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France rolls out new energy plan…

The French government has just announced their plans to make the country carbon neutral by 2050, and the initial reaction is…let’s say “skeptical”.  Among the actions they intend to take, here’s a few highlights: Kill-off their domestic oil and gas industry by ending the sale of oil and...
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Energy One Announced as Break sponsor at CTRM Conference

Energy One Ltd has become a break sponsor of the 2017 CTRM Conference. Energy One Limited is a supplier of software products and services to Asia Pacific;s wholesale energy, environmental and carbon trading markets. Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX:EOL) since 2007, but with more than 10...
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