Barchart Delivers New Trading Application to CommodityNetwork, a Service of INTL FCStone
CHICAGO, IL – April 18, 2012 – Barchart.com, Inc., a leading provider of market data and information, today announced that it is providing CommodityNetwork, a service of INTL FCStone Inc and an important online source of in-depth news, information and analysis about commodities, a suite of services including real-time quotes and powerful charting functionality. The platform incorporates custom CommodityNetwork features and information, as well as CommodityNetwork branding. Barchart is providing CommodityNetwork with both a Professional and Lite version of the application, as well as mobile services.
“Barchart is proud to support the CommodityNetwork with our full suite of multi-asset and multi-device real-time quote, chart and news solutions,” said Eero Pikat, President of Barchart. “We are extremely pleased with the integration and launch of our modular designed front-end system that features integrated CommodityNetwork news and market tools,” added Pikat.
CommodityNetwork’s services include CoffeeNetwork (www.coffeenetwork.com), Globecot News Network (cotton, fibers and textiles) and eDairy (dairy products). Each network has a global reach and deep market penetration within each individual market niche. The partnership with Barchart allows CommodityNetwork customers to configure market data screens that deliver real-time market quotes, charts and option pricing as well as breaking news and analysis which is necessary to make timely trading decisions. The service is hosted and maintained by Barchart, as well as cloud-based providing maximum scalability, speed and reliability.
“We are thrilled to partner with Barchart,” said Eileen S. Stein, Vice President of CoffeeNetwork, LLC. “Their flexibility and timely attention to detail in building our new market application has proven essential in increasing our offerings to our customers as well as allowed us to fulfill new customer needs,” added Stein.
With a heritage dating back to 1934, Barchart.com, Inc. has substantial experience in meeting the information needs of the financial, agriculture, energy and media industries. As a full-service provider of futures, equity and foreign exchange market data, Barchart provides a wide range of market data products and solutions for customers ranging from institutional to retail. As an established leader in an industry that demands accuracy and innovation, Barchart’s goal is to form partnerships that deliver comprehensive solutions for success. For more information, please visit www.barchartinc.com.
CommodityNetwork is an important online source of in-depth news, information and analysis about commodities. Its subscription-based publications include Coffee Network (www.coffeenetwork.com), Globecot News Network (cotton, fibers and textiles, www.globecotnews.com) and eDairy (dairy products, www.dairy.nu). A service of INTL FCStone Inc, the publications of CommodityNetwork have a global reach and customer base, providing proprietary information and analysis to participants at every stage of the commodity production chain, as well as to investors and journalists.