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CTRMRadio – An ad hoc podcast from ComTech Advisory

A couple of years or so ago, we started what may well have been the first podcast in the CTRM space – CTRMRadio. There are now some 32 back episodes featuring almost every topic you might imagine in and around the topic of CTRM software. There will be...
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Trends in Commodity Risk Technologies Research Report Issued by Commodity Technology Advisory LLC

Commodity Technology Advisory LLC (ComTech Advisory), the leading analyst firm covering energy and commodity trading and risk management (E/CTRM) and related technologies, has released its Trends in Commodity Risk Management Technologies research report as a free download from its www.CTRMCenter.com and www.ComTechAdvisory.com websites. “The risk management research that...
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Cubelogic Sees Current Market Conditions Driving Demand for Risk Solutions

Cubelogic has had a very busy summer, said Sales Director Ian Sloggett. “There was no lull in July and August this year,” he told me. Trade surveillance interest has been very high, but credit and market risk solutions are also in demand. He points to the very large...
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Trends in Commodity Risk Management Technologies

Our new mini report on trends in risk management technologies has been released and can now be downloaded here. This research was kindly sponsored by Amphora, Commodities People and Nasdaq Risk Platform. Commodity trading is fraught with various types of risk. In recent years, the number of types...
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ION Upbeat About EMEA Success in 2022

I recently chatted with Ion’s Yagnesh Savania (Yags) to see what he and Ion Commodities had observed in the Europe, Middle East and African (EMEA) markets for its software solutions so far this year. Like many other vendors in the CTRM and related software space, Ion has seen...
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All Eyes on the Dollar?

As a new week begins, the pace of commodities-focused news appears to have slowed considerably with all eyes now on a midweek announcement from the Fed. A large rise in interest rates will increase the strength of the USD and have an impact on food, energy and metals...
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Busy Times

It is busy times at ComTech as we have just issued the 2022 CTRM Sourcebook update and will shortly issue the 2022 research report – Trends in Risk Management Technologies – kindly sponsored by Amphora, Commodities People and Nasdaq Risk Platform. The latter will be a free download...
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The 2022 CTRM Sourcebook is now available

We are pleased to announce that ComTech has just released the 2022 Sourcebook of CTRM Software Suppliers and Products.  This year’s edition contains 42 detailed product listing from all the major product vendors and some that you may be less aware of. The Sourcebook is designed to provide...
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EU energy News Review

Things move quickly here in Europe. So, a quick summary of events. The ECB increased interest rates by 75 bp and the Euro responded by gaining 1%. Deutsche Bank expects another 75bp rise in October as the ECB says inflation is in its gun sights. I suspect this...
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News Round up in EU Energy

The markets await the ECB’s decision on interest rates today expecting a potential record rate hike and also watching later in the day a speech by a member of the US Federal Reserve that might also hint at its plans. Other central banks also look set to react...
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