CME Group serves the risk management needs of customers around the globe and delivers CBOT and NYMEX prices through AspectDSC. CME provides the widest range of benchmark futures and options products available on any exchange, covering all major asset classes, including interest rates, equities, FX, commodities, and alternative investments such as weather and real estate.
The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) operates the leading market for trading Brent crude futures— the key benchmark for pricing crude oil produced and consumed outside of the United States— as well as a range of refined oil products. ICE also operates the primary market for trading cleared OTC Henry Hub contracts – the most actively traded natural gas hub in North America.
Argus is a leading provider of data on prices and fundamentals, news, analysis, consultancy services and conferences for the global crude, oil products, natural gas, electricity, coal, emissions, bioenergy, fertilizer, petrochemical and transportation industries. Data provided by Argus are widely used for indexation of physical trade. Companies, governments and international agencies also use Argus information for analysis and planning purposes.
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME), a joint venture between Tatweer, a member of Dubai Holding, the New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc. (NYMEX) and the Oman Investment Fund (OIF) is the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, uniquely positioned to provide price transparency and market liquidity for crude oil from the world’s foremost oil producing and exporting region.
The London Metal Exchange is the world’s premier non-ferrous metals market. It offers futures and options contracts for aluminum, copper, nickel, tin, zinc, lead, aluminum alloy and a regional North American aluminum alloy contract. It also delivers futures contracts for steel.
Platts, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., is the world’s largest and most trusted provider of energy information and marketing services for the oil, electricity, natural gas, petrochemical, coal, nuclear power, shipping, metals and bandwidth industries. Every day, global energy markets base more than $10 billion of trading activity and term contract sales on Platts price assessments.
Dow Jones Newswires’ award-winning content includes economic, financial and market-moving political news from around the world. It is the world’s leading independent, real-time financial news provider, delivering more than 8,000 news items a day to more than 330,000 financial professionals in 66 countries.
BBC Monitoring supplies news, information and comment gathered from the mass media around the world. Linguists and journalists operate around the clock to monitor more than 3,000 radio, TV, press, Internet and news agency sources, translating into English from up to 100 languages.
Shanghai Futures Exchange, SHFE, is a leading exchange that currently includes 12 futures contracts available for trading: futures on gold, silver, copper, aluminum, zinc, lead, steel rebar, steel wire rod, fuel oil, natural rubber, bitumen and hot rolled coil.
Since 1977, OPIS has been the source for U.S. wholesale petroleum prices and news. OPIS spot, wholesale and retail coverage is distributed via newsletters, Internet, email and handheld wireless services. OPIS’ more than 40 editors and pricing experts track more than 70,000 rack prices for heating oil, gasoline, diesel and kerosene, and thousands of contract prices for jet fuel, LP-gas, residual fuel, and ethanol.
A leading provider of tailor-made information and data for the marine bunker industry. It provides oil futures and spot bunker price information for operators, buyers, suppliers, brokers and traders, daily and weekly market analysis. MABUX data for the Spot Bunker Market covers over 350 ports with indications daily updated as well as intraday future-based prices for a number of well selected ports.