The risks faced by energy/commodity firms need to be assessed via metrics that allow for longer-term outlooks and incorporate risks from asset-backed trading. In the second article in this series, Chris...
Photo highlights from the Risk/Energy Risk Commodity Rankings cocktail reception, held in conjunction with Energy Risk’s Software Rankings reception, in London on February 16, 2012
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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A recent IHS report forecast that the Volcker rule could reduce investment in upstream capital spending in the US natural gas markets by $7.5 billion per year (see the news roundup section), leading to a reduction in supply and higher gas and electricity...
In the second article of this series, Carlos Blanco and Michael Pierce introduce the most common multi-factor models of the forward curve used for energy derivatives pricing and risk measurement
Proactive management of operational risk is critical to ensuring an organisation responds effectively to ever-changing market conditions and regulatory environments. Julie Shochat and Kenzel Fallen outline how to align strategy, processes and technologies...
Tighter budgets and looming regulation are key factors impacting decisions around energy trading and risk management software systems this year, according to Energy Risk’s Software Survey. David Wigan and Stella Farrington analyse the results
Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking arrange €1.1bn financing for gas field in northern Russia
Lloyds Bank organises $1.5bn secured borrowing base facility for Essar Energy
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.