Commodity Management of Metals
The Commodity Management of metals involves several types of challenges: operational, risk management, and reporting. Contracts may be complex and include potential charges and penalties. Risk can include many varieties including price, currency, counterparty, and compliance. Reporting needs include assay win/loss analysis, unrealized and realized P&L, and hedge effectiveness.
The Eka Advantage for Metals
- Manage both physical contracts and derivatives on one platform
- Assess your current position with real-time information
- Identify exposures and proactively mitigate risk
- Create effective hedging strategies that mitigate the effects of price volatility
- Provide everyone in your organization with a current, transparent view of all positions and exposures
Leading Smart Commodity Management Metals Solution
Eka’s Smart Commodity Management software platform, InSight CM®, is a comprehensive solution for managing physical trading, position, P&L, derivatives, risk, logistics, finance, bulk stock management, task execution, and business intelligence across base metals, ferro alloys, steel, and scrap. The next-generation CTRM software provides real-time data to help miners, refiners, and smelters make decisions regarding buying, selling, hedging, and moving metals. Mining operations maximize throughput to gain a competitive advantage when using InSight CM.
Eka’s Metals Solutions
InSight CM - Concentrates gives metals companies the ability to effectively manage contract terms and conditions, pricing, assaying, umpiring, settlements, financial hedges, and P&L. With Eka's software, metals companies can maintain profitability while managing complex physical movements.
InSight CM - Metals is a comprehensive solution for managing physical trading, position, P&L, derivatives, risk, logistics, and finance across base metals, ferro alloys, steel, and scrap. The advanced solution includes all necessary support for the management of raw materials including capacity planning, flexible definitions for treatment charges (TC) and refining charges (RC), flexible pricing, and long term contract writing.
Eka's InSight CM platform includes support for bulk stock management, process management, task execution, and business intelligence for the bulk handling industry including mining operations for all types of commodities. With Eka’s bulk handling software, physical assets (including machinery, storage locations, and ports) operate at maximum efficiency in the storage or movement of metals commodities — providing the most throughput for the least amount of downtime and cost.
Eka's bulk handling solutions for metals and mining include: