Eka Hosts Webinar: Are You Ready for Commodity Market Changes?

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May 22, 2017

Eka Hosts Webinar: Are You Ready for Commodity Market Changes?

Commodity analytics experts from Thomson Reuters and Eka will present exclusive research on using data and analytics to make faster, better, fact-based decisions.



Eka Software Solutions, the leading global provider of Smart Commodity Management software solutions, will host the webinar, “Are You Ready for Commodity Market Changes?” on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 11:00 AM ET. The webinar will feature leading commodity experts from Thomson Reuters and Eka Software Solutions. Leigh Henson, global head of commodities, customer & supply chain risk at Thomson Reuters will discuss the new white paper, “Commodities Markets: As the Sector Rallies, Are You Ready?” and explore how commodity trading companies can best use technology to navigate changing commodity markets. Preeti Ramesh, associate vice president of product marketing at Eka, will discuss the importance of advanced analytics with the influx of structured and unstructured data in today’s commodity trading.


The presentation will cover:


  • – Results from Thomson Reuters exclusive survey of 743 commodity professionals on the tools and solutions needed to drive insight and make better decisions
  • – The effects on supply and demand being driven by China’s growth, Trump policies, infrastructure investment, European elections, and more
  • – Price performances across various asset classes
  • – Price projections for 2017 and beyond
  • – Best practices for blending and leveraging all data – including external, internal, social, IoT sensors, drones, etc.


– How the right big data and analytical platform can be the difference between winning and losing


“As commodity markets rally, commodity traders search for advantages to maximize profits,” said Preeti Ramesh, associate vice president of product marketing, Eka. “The volume, variety, and velocity of data available to help companies exposed to commodity risk has never been greater, but they need sophisticated analytical tools to interpret the information to make better, fact-based decisions. Eka Analytics aggregates and analyzes the explosion of data available from throughout the value chain, including new streams of data from IoT sensors, drones, and social media.”


Visit Are You Ready for Commodity Market Changes to register for the webinar.


About Eka Software Solutions


Eka is the global leader in providing Smart Commodity Management software solutions. Eka’s analytics-driven, end-to-end Commodity Management platform enables companies to efficiently and profitably meet the challenges of complex and volatile markets.


The company’s best-of-breed solutions manage commodity trading, enterprise risk, compliance, procurement, supply chain, operations, logistics, bulk handling, processing, and decision support. Eka partners with customers to accelerate growth, increase profitability, improve operational control, and manage risks and exposures.


Eka is a team of 315 staff with offices in the Americas, Asia, Australia, and EMEA, serving a rapidly growing global client base across multiple commodity segments.