Take the Plunge: What are the benefits of global cash pooling and controlled disbursement structures?
This article, published in The Middle East Treasurer, brings insights into Treasury technologies and how firms can transform their cash management practices to achieve administrative efficiencies and cost reductions through cash pooling initiatives.
A reliable energy portfolio optimization system is the cornerstone of any decision support tool providing the necessary information for the well-defined energy business workflow – starting from planning, budgeting via trading to scheduling and balancing. This article gives an overview of OpenLink’s view on extended transaction lifecycle management.
Our Fleet Fueling and Rack Marketing Solution is the only fully integrated, comprehensive and auditable fuels supply management system that is equipped to handle the complexities for all of the fuel procurement and supply management needs for the dynamic transportation business.
This white paper takes a closer look at some of the key challenges in the business, regulatory, and IT environments in power and gas companies. Also providing essential guidance you need to consider in order to take hedging and risk management to the next level across your portfolio.
OpenLink addresses "Arbitrage in a Low Natural Gas Price Market", a Point of View paper from Gary L Hunt of Tech&Creative Labs. In response, OpenLink brings a new integrated approach to gas arbitrage and production optimization, with critical and unique components that maximize your ability to truly optimize operating performance with your energy resources.
Traditional ETRM/CTRM systems are no longer sufficient if energy sector participants want to effectively assess, manage and simulate risk across the entire business. An interview with Dr. Wolfgang Ferse.
2010 Edition | World Power
Natural gas market participants have had to deal with tremendous challenges that will transform the natural gas market during this decade.
March 2010 | ETRM Bulletin
The New Systems Imperative: Addressing Hidden Logistics Risks and Operational Inefficiencies.
Oct 2009 | Oil & Gas Journal
Creating one truly integrated solution was OpenLink's guiding principle when we began in 1992, and it continues to be so.
July 2009 | Energy Risk
Optimisation techniques have achieved widespread acceptance amongst European gas market participants in recent years, but, if optimisation is not truly integrated with energy trading risk management (ETRM), then its usefulness can be undercut. How will the new integrated solution created by OpenLink and its IRM subsidiary help traders navigate market complexity, make more informed decisions and assist with optimal portfolio construction?
2009 Edition | World Power
Rampant volatility, illiquidity, dramatically shifting relationships between physical products and financial instruments and the scarcity of credit are stressing energy and commodity markets like never before.
Jan 2009 | Energy Risk
OpenLink's Dr. Wolfgang Ferse and Dr. Irina Reitgruber discuss increased market volatility, globalisation, links between financial and physical assets, commodity dependencies, more sophisticated competition, and trading complexities that require a commodity optimisation solution.
July 2008 | Energy Risk
As the physical and financial sides of energy trading become intertwined, technologies must keep up with business drivers. Dr. Wolfgang Ferse, Executive Vice President, Commodities & Energy Solutions at OpenLink considers the impact these changes are having on the financial institutions and energy companies, and, in particular, on their IT systems.
March 2008 | World Power
OpenLink's Philippe Barjon and Stefan Hoferichter take an in-depth look at pMotion Scheduling and Logistics System and ESS, OpenLink's European Scheduling System.
March 2008 | World Power
OpenLink discusses the recent evolution of risk in energy markets and focuses on how these markets have evolved to such levels of sophistication that many of the legacy risk management systems are no longer sufficient.
July 2007 | Energy Risk
Coleman Fung, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Board at OpenLink discusses how Making the Right Decision, Building the Right Team and Running the Project Right will help you manage and overcome many issues in your next ETRM project.
April 2007 | World Power
Europe's gas balancing regimes involve moving gas on and off a balancing zone. Larry Hickey, a senior energy analyst at OpenLink and Russ Hecker, an energy solutions development manager at OpenLink examine the differences in Europe's balancing zone in a systematic way.
March 2007 | Commodities Now