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Quorum joins the CTRM Conference as a Platinum Sponsor

We are pleased to announce that Quorum Business Solutions has joined the CTRM Conference as a Platinum sponsor. Quorum is the leading provider of software solutions and services to... 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

Colin Hamilton of Macquarie announced as speaker at CTRM Conference

Mr Colin Hamilton, Head of Global Commodities Research at Macquarie Commodities Research, will be presenting at the CTRM Conference on October 2nd at the Pullman, St. Pancras. Colin will... continue reading

Brady PLC a Gold Sponsor of the CTRM Conference

We are delighted to announce that Brady PLC, a leading supplier of flexible and fully integrated trading, process and risk management software solutions for global commodity and energy trading... continue reading

‘Magical’ Models and Tools Don’t Work for CTRM Software Category

The CTRM software market is and always has been extremely dynamic. For us, this is what keeps it a fascinating and constantly interesting place to work but for buyers... continue reading

New CTRM Conference Gold Sponsor – DataGenic

We are happy to announce that DataGenic, a provider of data management solutions, has become a Gold sponsor of the CTRM Conference organized jointly by ComTech Advisory and Commodities... continue reading

JustCommodity Become a Bronze Sponsor of the CTRM Conference

Singapore-based CTRM software vendor JustCommodity has signed up as a bronze sponsor for the CTRM Conference to be held at the Pullman, St. Pancras on October 2nd in London.... 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

Mr. Olivier Boujol Announced as CTRM Conference speaker

We are really very pleased to announce that Mr. Olivier Boujol will be a speaker at this year’s CTRM Conference held in conjunction with Commodities Now magazine. Mr. Boujol... continue reading

capSpire plans European growth

Last October, US-based CTRM consulting firm capSpire opened an office in Dublin to allow the firm to better serve European clients. capSpire provides a range of services around CTRM... 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

Trayport Acquisition of Contigo Bearing Fruit

Recently, I caught up with Mr. Tim Rogers of Trayport Contigo. Tim is a recruit from Trayport who has been drafted in by the Trayport Contigo management team to... continue reading

Maybe the dumbest “news” article this year…

The Associated Press just released this “AP Investigation” article entitled “US sending ‘dirty’ coal overseas” and it is a stunning piece of work.  From the article authored by Dina Cappiello... 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

Agiboo Becomes Latest Sponsor of the CTRM Conference

Dutch CTRM software vendor Agiboo B.V. has taken a Bronze sponsorship of the CTRM Conference to be held in London on October 2nd, 2014. The CTRM Conference is a... continue reading

Around and around we go ….

A few years ago, I was writing articles about hedge funds entering energy and commodity trading. Jointly with Peter Fusaro I even wrote a book about it and we... continue reading