With innovation changing the very landscape for how commodities are produced, bought, and sold – technology plays a critical role in ensuring companies remain on the cutting edge and hold onto a competitive advantage.
From automation and data science to IoT, companies are investing more than ever into new ways of streamlining their businesses and becoming more efficient. Technology is increasingly helping companies diversify their revenue generating capabilities in addition to boosting existing methods.
The change that information technology is driving in commodity trading is becoming visible, and the rate of digitalisation will only accelerate. HC Group supports business leaders through their Commodity Technology Practice to embrace innovation and thrive.
Commodity Technology & Innovation roles HC can fulfil:
- C-Suite (CIO, CTO, CDO)
- Development and Architecture
- Delivery (BA & PM)
- Data Engineering/Science
- Technology Sales
Pursuing a career in gasoline trading
Laura Berger speaks to Sparta Commodities about her insights regarding pursuing a career in gasoline trading.
Algorithmic trading and Commodities with Stephen Roseme
What are the advantages for a trader to distill trades into series of pre-determined decisions?
Gas & LNG Talent: Preparing for Next Winter and Beyond
The post-COVID economic recovery in 2021 had bolstered demand for global gas and LNG talent
The Funding Gap in Commodities with Nick O’Kane
Investment capital into the commodities sector have slowed despite rising returns and opportunity.
Hanan Bakr, ESG banking expert: “Cooperation cannot be successful if companies or governments are not clear on ESG standards”
Diversity needs to be taken seriously enough to address inclusion and belonging.
The World’s Most Important Bean with Ivo Sarjanovic
What will this mean for the world of commodities?
Sanctions, Political Risk and the Commodities Sector with George Voloshin
What does it mean for the global trading houses and their funding?
Developing Commodity Talent in Banking: Then and Now
We review the history of the investment banks in commodities and their impact on developing commodity talent.
The Financialization of Oil Markets & The Madness of Crowds with Greg Newman
Over the last decade, commodity markets have become increasingly financialized with much more granular contracts.
Commodities and Inflation: Not Always The Perfect Fit
Amid surging consumer & producer prices, inflation is making the headlines across economies in America, Europe & Asia.
The World of Electric Vehicles with Roger Atkins
What is the role of the EV in energy transition?
HERstory… with Ying Ying Lim, MD at Cargill OT: “The best trader I hired had a master’s in music from Cambridge”
Ying Ying Lim can be described as a pioneer in the commodity sector in Asia.
Europe’s Energy Crisis with Gerard Reid
Power prices have quadrupled, governments have scrambled to provide liquidity to markets and subsidize households.
Fundamental Analytics & Big Data: The Rise of A Hybrid Class?
Hedge funds have been leading the digital transformation of trading activities.
What the SEC Climate-Related Disclosures mean with Julie McLaughlin
How will they affect the energy and commodities sector both in the US and globally?