Essential Tools for Today’s Trading – Pre-Trade Analysis

Essential tools for today’s trading – pre-trade analysis

If you want to maximize profits, you must trade at the best price. To determine the best price, you need to evaluate all costs, including freight costs,…


Modern Tech Helps Combat North American Dairy Challenges

Modern tech helps combat North American dairy challenges

North American dairy farms are struggling today, thanks to trade wars, shifting consumer preferences, a worldwide milk surplus, and a complex, often opaque…


Why LNG Traders Need Modern CTRM/ETRM Software

Why LNG traders need modern CTRM/ETRM software

Energy markets are volatile. Political complications like Brexit, turmoil in the Middle East, and the trade war between the US and China are just a few…


Change and Risk are the only Constants in Agricultural Markets

Change and risk are the only constants in agricultural markets

It’s been a difficult year for many North American agricultural producers, merchants and traders. With a bitterly cold winter and an exceptionally wet spring…


Are You Ready for IMO 2020?

Are You Ready for IMO 2020?

Next year, IMO 2020 will add a new level of complexity to commodity trading – disrupting demand for oil, raising shipping costs, and causing potential shipping…


CTRM/ETRM – Build or Buy? Do You Really Need to Choose?

CTRM/ETRM – Build or Buy? Do You Really Need to Choose?

CTRM vendors argue that building your own CTRM or ETRM system is a mistake. In many ways, they are correct. If you are talking about traditional CTRM or ETRM…


ERP for commodities – it’s not as easy as it sounds

ERP for commodities – it’s not as easy as it sounds

Can you use your enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for commodity trading and risk management (CTRM)? ERP vendors will tell you that you can, and the…


How Big Data Analytics Can Transform Agriculture and Farming

How Big Data Analytics Can Transform Agriculture and Farming

Big data analytics is used to process large amounts of data generated every day across industries and turn them into interpretable insights. According to…


What is CTRM software?

What is CTRM software?

CTRM (Commodity Trading and Risk Management) software is specialized trading and risk management software designed for companies involved in commodity trading.…