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QR ETRM and CTRM

Multiple Energy Commodity Trading and Risk Management
Upstream, Midstream and Downstream Trading, Risk and Assets
Oil & Gas Logistics, Nomination, Scheduling, Storage and Pipeline
Energy Commodity Assets and Logistics Management & Optimization
Airlines, Shipping, Agro-food, Automotive, Chemicals and Metals


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Multi-energy-commodity and currency trading, assets, logistics and risk management solutions for world markets.

One single multi-energy and commodity web ETRM CTRM platform, whether on the cloud or on-site. Seamless integration of trading with data, analytics, risk, logistics and asset optimization. Ready out-of-the-box with numerous existing templates and vast configuration flexibilities to handle trading in world energy and commodity markets. Lightening fast implementation. All you need is a browser. Save years and millions on implementation costs.
Enterprise solution. Front and back office automation and streamlining of processing. Business Intelligence. Real-time visibility into positions, P&L, performance, compliance, risk and reporting. Cloud ETRM / CTRM. Ready-to-use 24/7 front and back office solutions tailored to meet the budget and needs of smaller players. No need for costly license, large IT resources, implementation, consultants, development or customization.

Solution and Benefits to Clients

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    QR ETRM is a fully integrated enterprise platform: trading, scheduling, assets and logistics, analytics and comprehensive risk management. It eliminates duplication in trading systems and processing in favor of one single web-trading physical and financial energy and commodity platform. Retire disparate ad-hoc in-house systems and excel sheets.
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    Leverage custom workflow and automation in the front and back office. Automated settlement services for energy exchanges. Complete transparency in valuation, settlement rules and data for audit and reporting. Integration of physical energy trading with scheduling and transportation. Robust and comprehensive data management.
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    Automated connectivity data-bridge to integrate data across multiple systems.
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    The cloud services require no software installation on clients' side. Leverage numerous existing templates, models and reports. Go live in weeks with minimal configuration efforts, all handled 100% by our team.

Next Generation Dual-use Cloud On-site Architecture

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  • Multi-Energy & Commodity Trading, Scheduling, Assets & Logistics Cloud Services

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  • On-site Implementation

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  • New Commercial Paradigm

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    Worldwide Market Coverage

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    Energy Markets: Crude oil, natural gas, LNG, fuel, refined products and derivatives, coal, petrochemicals, emission, weather.
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    Commodity Markets: Agricultural, livestock, food, beverages, biofuels, base and precious metals, chemicals. Automotive, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, industrial and consumer goods and products.

    Clients

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    Any entity trading physical and financial energy, commodities and FX.
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    Any entity involved in exploration, production, transformation, distribution, and actual use of energy and commodity products in any world market.
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    Airline, vessel, shipping, pipeline, food, beverage, manufacturing, industrial and consumer goods companies.

Key Functions and Modules

Front Office
Front Office
Physical & financial trade capture. Preconfigured financial exchanges. Flexibility. Deal pricing. Life cycle.

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Back Office
Back Office
Automated settlement. Billing. Physical & financial. Workflow. Preconfigured standard exchanges.

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Hedging. Deal Linking.
Hedging. Deal Linking.
Hedging program. Deal linking, e.g, financial energy to physical, to pipelines or shipping, etc.

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Nomination & Shipping
Nomination & Logistics
Gas and crude nomination to pipelines. Integrated dashboard. Shipping. Transportation.

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Risk Management
Risk Management
MTM. Positions. Risk management: market, credit, liquidity. Hedge accounting & regulatory compliance.

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Analytics & Curves
Analytics & Curves
Gas and crude nomination to pipelines. Integrated dashboard. Shipping. Transportation.

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Front Office

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    Preconfigured trading templates for energy and commodity physical, financial and exchange traded transactions. Rapid configuration and creation from scratch of trading templates with custom fields, characteristics, constraints, multiple volume and price curves, on possibly different timescales, e.g., contractual capacity can be monthly, while actual meter is daily. Multiple valuation or settlement rules, currencies, and units can be embedded in one single trade.
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    Transaction life cycle management, confirmation, affirmation, actualization and trading workflow.
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    Pre-trade transaction pricing, bilateral, retail and complex structured products.

Back Office

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    Preconfigured settlement templates for exchange traded financial energy and commodity transactions. Settlement engine’s cash flow mapping offers on screen configuration capability to define multi-tier complex settlement valuation rules and formulas. Custom settlement ledger to organize billing costs, fees, charges, and revenues in sections, subsections and line items to match billing formats. Flexibility to drill-down and roll-up across the ledger sections to explore line items.
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    Create and validate common charge sections and drag and drop them in a given physical transaction without the need to reconfiguration multiple times. Ability to flag some charges as absorbed or pass-through when needed per client. Manually overwrite or base or computed data.
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    Independent shadow settlement. Validation against actual counterparty bills. Set any desired threshold for variation warnings. Settlement is executed automatically on schedules.
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    Meter, prices and settlement data management.
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    Aggregation and drill down to (sub)-hourly details, and rolling up to daily and monthly values. Consolidation and validation of monthly bills.
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    Multiple concurrent valuation rules on different data phases and timescales. E.g., real-time intraday P&L uses real-time data, while preliminary or final settlement use their own end of month actualized meter and price data.
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    Each transaction can have its own billing cycle. Life cycle management through transaction capture, settlement, billing issuance of invoices.
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    Forecasted settlement and cash flow. Financial, P&L and position reporting.
Benefits
Why choose us?
Business Automation
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    QR Trading is a unique unmatched trading platform. It can be configured rapidly to become an ETRM. The platform is asset class agnostics. It offers great flexibility to define complex physical transactions for power, gas, energy, or any commodity, including intricate retail trading.
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    QR Trading whether in QR ETRM, is seamlessly integrated with advanced functionalities such as QR Analytics, QR Risk, and QR Portfolio. This eliminates the need for costly and lengthy system integration.
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    QR ETRM can be used to validate, actualize, settle, bill, and clear transactions in many energy and commodity markets. This is available on QR Cloud, where we deliver the software, the data, the high-performance IT infrastructure, along with operational support. No need to invest in IT infrastructure and specialized internal resources to operate, manage, and maintain the system.
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    Legacy software vendors take years just to implement rigid transactional trading systems for a given energy or commodity type. They do not have off-the-shelf, ready-to-use, advanced analytics and risk solutions. These have to be acquired separately at the cost of millions of dollars and years of efforts and delays.
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    We offer the only platform that comes ready to use, out-of-the-box. Implementation via configuration can only take a few short months.
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    QR ETRM are seamlessly integrated with advanced functionalities such as QR Analytics, QR Risk and QR Portfolio. This eliminates the need for costly and lengthy system integration, and offers you endless flexibility to evolve your business within one single integrated platform.
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    QR ETRM offer seamless integration of front office trading, and back office settlement, with assets and logistics across all operational segments, upstream (exploration & production), midstream (aggregation, shipping, transportation, pipeline, processing and refining), and downstream marketing, trading, retail sales and distribution.