London/Louisville, December 10, 2013 - ICAP plc (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services, announces that ICAP Energy has been named Commodity Broker of the Year 2013 at the global Commodity Business Awards, hosted by Commodities Now magazine.
Guy Isherwood, Awards Director and Publisher/Editor of Commodities Now magazine said: “These awards recognise and reward talent and excellence throughout the commodity complex; to those companies making a significant impact on the way in which commodity business is conducted and recognising those institutions making a positive contribution to the development of markets, client responsibility, and investor satisfaction.”
Paul Newman, Managing Director of ICAP Energy Ltd in London, said: “I am delighted that ICAP Energy has been named Commodity Broker of the Year and that our consistency and breadth of offering has been recognised by this award. I would like to thank everyone who showed us their support in voting for us.”
Dennis Crum, Chief Executive Officer of ICAP Energy LLC, said: “Providing the best possible service to our customers is at the heart of what we do at ICAP Energy. I am very proud that our efforts have been recognised by the industry with this award.”
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About ICAP Energy
ICAP Energy, a subsidiary of ICAP plc, the world’s leading electronic and voice interdealer broker is an innovative leader in the energy and shipping industries, providing full-service and over-the-counter broking and advisory capabilities to a broad spectrum of businesses throughout the world. The group has approximately 350 staff located in London, North America, Singapore, Sydney, Geneva, Bergen, Amsterdam, Madrid, Copenhagen and Sao Paulo. ICAP Energy offers real-time price discovery and execution services in crude oil and oil products, biofuels, agriculture and softs, base and precious metals, iron ore, electricity, natural gas, coal, emissions, freight, weather derivatives and physical products.
ICAP Energy was named "Broker of the Year" in 2012 by Energy Risk magazine in a poll of over 1,500 market participants. For more information please visit www.icapenergy.com.
ICAP is a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services. Group companies provide services that match buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, commodities, FX, emerging markets and equity derivatives through voice and electronic networks. Through our post trade risk and information services we help our customers manage and mitigate risks in their portfolios. For more information, please go to www.icap.com.