Vendor news & updates

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

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

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

A Kyos Update

Kyos, founded in 2008, is a firm that provides analytics software along with some consulting and training. Its head office is located in the Netherlands. I spoke with Mr.... continue reading

BJSS Expands – Open Houston Office

Last week, I spoke with Amir Soufizadeh, Head of the Commodities & Utilities practice for BJSS. BJSS is expanding rapidly and has recently opened an office in Houston, TX.... continue reading

Igloo Brings New Cloud-Enabled CTRM to Market

New vendors pop up quite frequently in the CTRM world and last week, I got an introduction to another new vendor in the form of Igloo Trading Solutions. Established... continue reading

Allegro announces the acquisition of FEA

Allegro announced this morning that they had acquired energy and commodity risk and analytics firm Financial Engineering Associates (FEA) from MSCI, who had previously bought FEA as part of... continue reading

Visiting with Openlink, now an ION Investment Group company

Now that the acquisition of Openlink by ION has closed, I visited with Openlink’s EVP & CMO Nancy Pearson, and Ken Knowles, EVP of strategy & business development, this... continue reading

Cubes in the Cloud – CubeLogic Update

Just before the Easter break, I had the opportunity to talk with Lee Campbell, CEO of CubeLogic who told me that CubeLogic has essentially doubled in size over the... continue reading

Brady’s New CPO Sets Out New Strategies

Recently, ComTech had an opportunity to meet Ms. Libby Koehn, Chief Product Office at Brady PLC. Ms. Koehn joined Brady quite recently in October, 2017. After a year of... continue reading

Adaptive Looks to Build on it’s Commodity Trading and Risk Management Success

Recently, I talk with Matt Barrett, Director at Adaptive. Matt has presented a couple of times at various CTRM Conferences but beyond that, I knew little about Adaptive and... continue reading

VisoTech Expands on the Back of Intra-day

I wonder how many vendors can boast of having a customer up and running in 96 hours? That was one memorable take away from a call I had recently... continue reading

DrillingInfo Quick to Leverage MarketView and Datagenic – Launches MarketView Curvebuilder

When Drillinginfo acquired Datagenic in October of last year, its CEO and President, Jeff Hughes, said “we’re acquiring DataGenic because of their unique ability to extract actionable intelligence from... continue reading