Commodities market data increasingly key: market players

Commodity markets data

Commodities markets data sets are evolving and becoming more complex as new participants begin to trade, regulation tightens and demand grows for more specific products, demonstrating the growing need for more data in specific areas, said experts participating in Inside Market Data's commodity webcast.

"We have seen a huge increase in demand for our market data," said Renee Krall, global product manager at Platts, adding that her firm has seen interest grow from both clients looking to get into