Aspect Enterprise Solutions Adds Crude Palm Oil Futures To Market Data And Analytics Portal AspectDSC

By Jane Pryce-Jones

January 31, London: AspectDSC, the real time market information

decision support center for energy, metals and commodities traders and

other professionals now includes palm oil data, extending its

versatility into the biofuels industry.
The move comes with the addition to AspectDSC of crude palm oil futures

from Bursa Malaysia, one of Asia's largest exchanges and located right

at the center of the world's biggest biofuels market. Palm oil has

strong connections with the production of biodiesel, the market for

which is expected to soar and approach $13Bn by 2014.

Entirely Web-based, AspectDSC was developed by Aspect Enterprise

Solutions (AES) to bring commodity prices, historical data, business

intelligence and decision-support tools to desktops, notebooks, PDAs and

mobile phones.
“The inclusion of palm oil futures is a major step forward in the

evolution of AspectDSC, rounding out the scope of its broad commodity

coverage into the burgeoning biofuels market,” says AES CEO Steve

Hughes. “It's especially relevant to our core base of physical

traders who can now have access to all key exchange feeds through a

single interface that can be customized to their exact needs.”

Palm Oil futures from Bursa Malaysia augments the established portfolio

of AspectDSC solutions serving the oil, metals/plastics and agricultural

markets. It is already widely deployed on desktop, Apple® iPhone®,

Blackberry® and a wide range of other mobile devices with global

traders, brokerage companies and financial institutions as well as

commodity producers, processors and dealers.
AspectDSC brings together real-time and historical spot and futures

prices and news from the most trusted market sources including Platts,

CME Group, ICE, Dow Jones and others. Users are able to leverage these

data sources with decision support tools found in AspectDSC to make

quicker, more informed minute-by-minute financial decisions in

fast-moving commodities trading markets as well as analyzing trends and

performing technical analyses.
Delivered as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) application, AspectDSC

requires no software to be installed, making it ultra-fast to deploy,

easy to support and simple to learn and use. Users can customize the

solution to their own specific needs, displaying as little or as much

information as they require.
Complimentary 14-day trials of AspectDSC are available to qualifying

individuals at

About Aspect Enterprise Solutions
Aspect Enterprise Solutions provides enterprise class market

information, trade and decision support tools for energy, metals and

commodities professionals. The company delivers real time position

keeping, risk management, market prices and intelligence to users

virtually anywhere, anytime. Trusted by over 500 corporations in more

than 90 countries, the company's solutions routinely support more than

$10Bn of transactions every day. They go live quicker, fit more exactly

and deliver greater ROI yet cost far less to implement than first

generation offerings.
AES applications include AspectCTRM®, its flagship full-featured

commodity trading and risk management enterprise suite for front, middle

and back office. Aspect TradeFlo deploys out-of-the box in just a few

weeks. This CTRM lite edition is designed for small to mid-size trading,

supply and end-user companies with smaller budgets and less complex

requirements. As companies grow, and demands for more features expand

– it easily scales to meet those requirements. AspectPM is its Price

Manager solution which provides consolidation and support for the global

oil price forecasting process and forward curve management. See for more information.