FIS was named the best overall ETRM platform in the Energy Risk Software Rankings 2017, one of the most comprehensive industry surveys of energy trading risk management vendors, implementation specialists, data vendors and data managers.
Overall, FIS was rated number one in 12 categories:
- Best overall ETRM platform
- Post-trade services
- Market risk: Oil
- Market risk: Gas
- Power trading
- Coal trading
- Portfolio management
- Physical and financial integration
- Widest product coverage
- Best knowledge of market in which the software operates
- Best at integrating with other systems
- Best data analytics and charting
“Market participants clearly recognized FIS’ commitment to delivering leading solutions to the market,” said Markus Seiser, chief operating officer of FIS’ energy business. “These results inspire us to continue with our innovation efforts in the areas of intraday power trading, next generation reporting and visualization, planned position strategy monitoring, plus cloud hosting, market-specific SaaS solutions and managed services in order to help our clients adapt to the changing market.”
To compile the software rankings, Energy Risk surveyed industry participants for their preferred software providers in a variety of categories; results were then analyzed and validated by Chartis Research using its RiskTech Quadrant® methodology. The rankings reflect the dramatic changes in energy markets over the past 12 months and how market participants adapted their systems for new market realities.