Podcast

Data Management Trends in Energy & Commodities – CTRMRadio 44

In this episode of CTRMRadio we look at data management in energy & commodities by talking with four vendors – two existing vendors and two SaaS newcomers in the form of FIS, HAKOM, Ventriks and OpenDataDSL. What is...
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E/CTRM Knowledge Transfer – New Books – CTRM Radio 40

As many veterans leave the commodity trading and risk management industry as they reach retirement age, they take their knowledge and expertise with them. Newcomers are desperate to learn the business and the software and to fill the...
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Outsourcing in Energy & Commodities – CTRMRadio 39

We cover the topic of outsourcing in Energy & Commodities looking at both outsourcing of ETRM, CTRM and other application support services as well as the emergence of operational outsourcing – What’s driving it and where is happening?...
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Quor – A New Name and a New Focus – CTRMRadio 38

In CTRMRadio 38, we talk to Quor, the new entity formed by the spin off of what was called Brady Commodities acquired by STG. Patrick Reames talks with Quor CEO, Tasja Botha, about the new vendor, its strategy...
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What’s Behind the Metals CTRM and CM Software Explosion – CTRMRadio 37

Amphora’s recent announcement of Alchemy – a new concentrates solution – was the latest in a series of new entries into the metal CTRM and CM space. From a situation where most metals companies had a choice of...
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Opportunities and Threats 2023 – Part 1 – CTRMRadio 36

To kick off the year we decided to poll a few people around the industry as to what they saw the opportunities and threats posed by 2023 might be either to the industry, their business, or both. In...
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Ion – Strategy and Developments with Andre Jaeger – CTRMRadio Episode 34

We had quite a conversation with Andre Jaeger of Ion Commodities recently to learn more about Ion Commodities, its strategy, positioning and plans. Patrick Reames and I then discussed what we had heard as analysts in the space....
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Trends in Commodities Risk Management Technologies – CTRMRadio Episode 33

ComTech has issued a new report available for free at ctrmcenter.com on Trends in Commodities Risk Management Technologies (https://www.ctrmcenter.com/publications/reports/trends-in-commodity-risk-management-technologies/). The report was sponsored by NASDAQ Risk Platform, Amphora and Commodities People and we discuss its findings with Adrian...
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CTRM and Treasury – Enhanced Cash Management in Times of Volatility – CTRMRadio Episode 32

High commodity prices and volatility, inflationary pressures and FX volatility are all features of today’s commodity markets. This is driving more emphasis on risk and cash management. We talk to Martin Hiller of FORRS and Lance Fogtman of...
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Carbon and Net Zero Impacts

In this episode we talk with J. Lance Fogtman, VP of Product Strategy, ION Commodities and Hugo Stappers of Hitachi Energy about what they are seeing in terms of market requirements around carbon and net zero. We thanks...
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