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Reuters says Exxon is going to expand trading ops and is looking at ETRM software

Reuters posted a story overnight that Exxon Mobil, the “largest non-trading energy company in the world”, is going to shed that title and start actively trading around their huge... continue reading

This Week – Budapest

I find myself doing a lot more travel than is usual at the moment and this week I shall attend the ETCSEE Conference in Budapest (If you too are... continue reading

An Update: Long Island Iced Tea/Long Blockchain Corp crashes to Earth

As readers of this blog may remember, back in December I looked at the story of the Long Island Iced Tea Corp. changing their name to the Long Blockchain... continue reading

A Day in Frankfurt at the Visotech Algo-Trading Innovation Hub

I just stepped in the door back from a day trip to Frankfurt where yesterday, I attended the Algo-Trading Innovation Hub hosted by Visotech attended by around 80 or... continue reading

Disruptive Technologies and ETRM – What Does The Contigo Survey Tell Us?

Just recently, Contigo conducted a snap survey around disruptive technologies and I talked with Mr. Tim Rogers, head of Sales and Business Development late last week to find out... continue reading

2018 Vendor Perception Study Kicks Off

Every two years, Commodity Technology Advisory hosts the Vendor Perception Study. This is the ONLY unbiased and comprehensive user assessment of company brands and CTRM solutions conducted and with... continue reading

Central & Eastern European ETRM

The survey looking at CEE region vendors hasn’t had many responses to date, which is rather disappointing as there is quite a vibrant set of local vendors located in... continue reading

One Last Chance!

We will shortly be closing our disruptive technology survey and moving into the analysis and report writing phase. Sponsored by FIS Energy & Commodities, this short survey seeks to... continue reading

TRADESPARENT Broadens its Scope

TRADESPARENT continues to grow and is expanding in the US and Asia, Norbert Verhagen told me in a recent catch up call. The company has just completed a rebranding... continue reading

Contigo Snap Survey Produces Interesting Results

UK-based, Europe-focused ETRM vendor, Contigo, just put out the results of a snap survey it did during March 2018. It got 56 responses and the results are very interesting.... continue reading

Give us Your Point of View!

As we head into the weekend, we still have two surveys going and are looking for responses. Each takes around 5 minutes to complete and each will result in... continue reading

Brady PLC Gets Focused

A couple of weeks ago, I spent the day with a team at Brady PLC headed by Ms. Libby Koehn, Chief Product Officer. It had been a while since... continue reading

CTRMRadio – M&A in the CTRM Industry

Our new monthly podcast series has proven to be quite popular and is getting a lot of listeners so we hope this month’s edition on M&A in CTRM will... continue reading

2018 Vendor Perception Study

Commodity Technology Advisory is in the early stages of commencing the 2018 Vendor Perception Study. Conducted every two years, this study gauges end users and consultants opinions on market... continue reading

An Introduction to EGSSIS

While we track over 100 vendors in the CTRM and related space, we still frequently happen upon other vendors. Recently, for example, we heard of EGSSIS and saw its... continue reading

CTRMCenter Directory Additions

Periodically, we happen across vendors that we were not previously aware of. In the last 6-months, we have added the following just in case you missed them. Igloo – Igloo... continue reading