Energy futures and options clearing and execution services
Sucden Financial has been active within the energy markets since 1980. We offer energy clearing and execution services for listed futures and options. In addition to being a member of ICE Europe, we have access to all the leading energy markets, including CME and DME.
We have a dedicated energy execution team covering all the main listed products for both ICE and NYMEX, offering direct electronic market access and expert hedging and risk management assistance.
Energy futures and options clearing
- ICE Clear Europe
- CME Group
- Direct electronic access
Energy execution services on ICE and CME
- Crude - outrights, spreads, boxes, flys/condors
- Refined products - gasoil, heating oil, RBOB - outrights, spreads, cracks, flys/condors, cross-exchange arbs/cracks
- Block posting EFP/EFS
- Expert hedging/risk management assistance
The Fund Services team is made up of seasoned market professionals with decades of expertise that will help you navigate and understand the array of products and services available.
We provide specialist access to over 20 exchanges covering listed financial, equity, commodity and FX futures and options, as well as access to cash fixed income and OTC FX. Offering both electronic (FIX) API and voice-execution solutions, we provide trade assistance and liquidity sourcing for an extensive range of markets through a single access point.
Within the Fund Services team there is a dedicated energy execution team specialising in trading outright, spreads, cracks, arbs, fly/condors and cross-exchange strategies.
The team provides both voice and electronic futures and options execution and clearing for clients trading metals and other industrial commodities, including energy. They also provide services for softs and agriculturals, FX and other financial markets.
The team works for producers, consumers, fabricators and traders, financial institutions and hedge funds, as well as investors in the commodity futures and options markets. Skills and experience range from open-outcry trading floors, commodity brokerages and banks, to operations and support roles. Given the nature and complexity of the markets, particularly the London Metal Exchange (LME), the desk provides additional liquidity, also enhanced by direct access to our ring team.
With the extraordinary industrial and financial market growth in China and surrounding regions, we have expanded our footprint in Asia. Today we have arguably the largest team of Chinese-speaking LME specialists in London, supported by experts at our Hong Kong subsidiary, ensuring round-the-clock support and essential local knowledge. We now serve a wide range of clients with differing needs, from those looking to fix and protect against commodity price risks, to financial institutions looking to access a wide range of financial instruments.
We have a strong history of dealing with a wide range of financial institutions, both as clients and as counterparties. This includes banks, proprietary trading firms, hedge funds, pension funds and asset managers. We can customise solutions for execution and clearing, sourcing liquidity, or providing prime brokerage services.
From the outset, we have evolved our solutions and services to meet a wide variety of the need of large corporations, taking care to fully understand their aims and objectives. Our long-term corporate clients take comfort from our capabilities, financial strength and stability, together with the support of Sucden Group.