Actionable Insight For Global Wholesale Commodity Trading Markets

UtiliPoint’s Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM) practice provides research, analysis and consulting services for global wholesale commodity trading markets and the technologies supporting those markets. Services offer actionable insight into business issues, trends, processes and technology for energy companies, banks, brokers, funds, investors and vendors that enhance competitive positioning and support critical business decisions.

Our industry leading analysts provide the following services:

  • Researched backed information and advice on market and technology trends to technology providers, Consultants, energy companies, utilities, investment banks, hedge funds and market oversight agencies
  • Management and strategic guidance including software selection, risk management and policy definition, and risk audits
  • Advisory services and custom research projects. CommodityPoint has produced a number of definitive reports on industry and technology trends impacting business processes and software usage throughout the commodity markets
  • Go-to-market strategy consulting for technology vendors including market sizing, target market definition and market planning

UtiliPoint’s practice professionals are acknowledged and accomplished experts in their field,  providing unambiguous and independent advice and information. Analysts are often called upon to assist with business and strategic planning, management facilitation, project work and research. Our extensive scope of research and subject matter expertise is unparalleled in the industry and presents the occasion for our clients to obtain maximum business value from our services.

UtiliPoint published the first book on ETRM Software: Trends in Energy Trading, Transaction and Risk Management Software – A Primer, by Dr. GM Vasey and Mr. Patrick Reames.

Analysts also maintain the CTRM Blog (, a free online community focused on developments in commodity and energy trading and risk management.