Industry News

Essen, E-World and the E-World Freebie Index

For the last couple of days, Patrick and I were in Essen for E-World. As usual, the trade show was huge (bigger even?) and attendance seemed very good –... continue reading

Commoditas Partners – Out to Revolutionize CTRM recruitment?

I recently spoke with the founders of a newly launched recruitment firm in the form of Commoditas Partners – Carl Vellenoweth, Manager Director and Chris Scott, Director. Commoditas Partners... continue reading

A Conversation with Mr. Bart Kroon, CEO of AGIBOO

I recently caught up with AGIBOO CEO Mr. Bart Kroon. Mr. Kroon joined AGIBOO as CEO earlier this year, and has a trading background, having held a number of... continue reading

In Search of That Elusive User!

Vendors and service providers spend significant amounts of time and money trying to connect with potential buyers, and sometimes users, of their software and services and to develop these... continue reading

News we missed – Trilogy buys SNG from OpenLink

A little late to the game here, but according to a post on LinkedIn by Jeremy Frye, President of Trilogy Effective Software Solutions, the company has purchased OpenLink’s SNG... continue reading

Shellshocked, Let’s Hope Not – Bash Bug

As you by now may have heard, a major flaw has just been exposed that will potentially affect up to half a billion machines worldwide. As IT people scramble... continue reading

Are oil and gas prices nearing a tipping point?

The boom in oil and gas production from shale has been remarkable, with production gains measured in the millions of barrels of oil and tens of BCF of natural... continue reading

Eka Hire Mr. Wah Chu for Key Customer Facing Executive Role

More or less hot on the heels of news that Peter Armstrong had joined the board of EKA and the appointment of Greg Taylor as President and Chief Operating... continue reading

CTRM Conference Adds Recruitment Expert Vellenoweth to Packed and Informative Agenda

We are delighted to announce an addition to the already content-rich and informative agenda for the CTRM Conference as Mr. Carl Vellenoweth, Director of EnRisk Business Partners will deliver... continue reading

Register for the CTRM Conference

If any of the below apply to you – make a date for the 2nd October at the Pullman London St. Pancras hotel and register for the CTRM Conference. Do... continue reading

E/CTRM Employment Trends – A Conversation with Carl Vellenoweth of EnRisk

Recently, I had a conversation with Carl Vellenoweth, Director of EnRisk Business Partners in London. EnRisk is a leading recruitment company focused on the ETRM and CTRM areas specifically.... continue reading

Shaping Up – The CTRM Conference 2014 Update

The CTRM Conference organized by ComTech Advisory and Commodities Now magazine is now just over 7-weeks away. The event will be held at the Pullman, London St. Pancras on... continue reading

A conversation with Jason Liu – Interim CEO of Allegro

I visited this morning with Jason Liu, the newly appointed interim CEO of Allegro who was installed following the recapitalization of the company by Vector Capital and Cerium Technology,... continue reading

Peter Armstrong, Triple Point’s former CEO, is joining Eka’s Board of Directors – A ComTech Interview

A ComTech Alert Article Commodity Technology Advisory (ComTech) was recently informed that Peter Armstrong, founder and former CEO of Triple Point Technology, has joined Eka’s Board of Directors. In... continue reading

Brady Issue Regulatory White Paper

With regulations here in Europe still a hot issue with REMIT, parts of EMIR and other regulations in the pipeline, a number of white papers are being issued by... continue reading

The 2014 CTRM Conference

ComTech Advisory will hold its 2014 CTRM Conference in London on October 2nd, 2014 at the Pullman St. Pancras in association with Commodities Now magazine. There will be a... continue reading