At Equias we offer products in four business areas, which together ensure that energy trading is equally accessible to all.

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eTP
- electronic Trade Portal


Features:

Functionalities include on-screen trading of standard and custom products, price management and distribution (including spread management and tiered pricing), commingled order management across wholesale and energy sales market segments, and credit limit management with real-time alerting.

Who is it for:
  • Energy supply companies – Sales desk.
  • Energy supply companies – Energy clients.
Benefits:

As an energy supply company, you can:

  • Retain loyal customers.
  • Win new clients.
  • Manage growing trade volumes & churn.
  • Make customer-centric sales.
  • Manage and optimise credit.
  • Increase margin/market share.
  • Free up sales time to concentrate on high-margin business in the relationship (tailored contracts).

For energy clients you can provide:

  • Greater visibility of offers across a hedging horizon.
  • An ability to sell back flexibility.
  • Opportunities for self-service procurement and optimisation.  
  • Improved credit and pricing. 
  • An increased hedge efficiency ratio. 

eTS
- electronic Trade Services


Features:

eTS is a cloud-hosted energy trading and risk management (ETRM) system that is fully integrated with our industry-standard electronic Confirmation Matching (eCM) service and proprietary electronic Regulatory Reporting (eRR) service. eTS provides clients with the front to back-office functionality they need to manage their consumption and production hedging while optimising the digital sales environment. This is done easily and conveniently, and it represents exceptional value.

Who is it for:
  • Energy supply companies – Energy clients.
Benefits:

We offer energy supply companies and energy clients:

  • A simple, standard fee structure, which delivers exceptional value for small and medium-sized businesses.
  • Integration with electronic sales channels (single-click trading).
  • Cloud-hosted services – there’s no need to buy, install or manage IT.
  • Functionality that’s tailored to meet the needs of their business.
  • A service that can easily be scaled up or down.
  • Automated electronic trade confirmation with suppliers.
  • Reduced trade breaks and operational overheads.

Customers can gain significant benefits in term of improved choice and visibility of purchasing options as well as the improved opportunity to sell back their own production.

eXRP
- electronic eXchange Related Process


Features:

eXRP is a solution for energy trading market participants that standardises the process and data needed for the registration of off-exchange cleared and clearable products. eXRP is a non-discriminatory, open standard, industry-owned and governed infrastructure which establishes straight-through processing integrating all participating execution and clearing venues.

Who is it for:

  • Energy trading market participants
Benefits:

For energy trading market participants

  • Universal interface providing brokers with connectivity to all clearing services and vice versa.
  • Simple portal for all participants (traders, brokers, exchanges) to view and monitor the progress of their cleared deals from execution through to clearing.
  • Single integrated channel for all off-exchange clearing traffic simplifying, standardising and automating the registration process.
  • eXRP delivers mandatory clearing through a common interface for data exchange, CpML.

 

eRR
- electronic Regulatory Reporting


Features:

Joining eRR establishes immediate access to the industry’s main regulatory reporting channel for REMIT, ElCom and EMIR.

Who is it for:
  • Wholesale trading back office & compliance officers.
  • Organised Market Places (OMPs), both over-the-counter (OTC) venues (Organised Trading Facilities [OTFs] e.g. brokers) and cleared venues (RRMs e.g. exchanges).
  • Companies reporting on behalf of third parties, including counterparties, clients and energy customers.
Benefits:

For wholesale trading back office & compliance officers:

  • Centralised real-time monitoring and control of your reported data for all European regulatory regimes: REMIT, ElCom and EMIR.
  • Access to and control of reporting made on your behalf by venues and counterparties.
  • Full support for delegated reporting for third parties, including on-line access for counterparties, clients and energy customers to dashboards, thus enabling easy fulfilment of third-party reporting disclosure requirements.

For Organised Market Places:

  • ‘Plug-and-play’ access to the industry’s standard reporting infrastructure, ensuring that clients’ reporting obligations can easily be met.
  • Connection to your clients’ preferred reporting service.
  • Free of charge.

eRR/SMT
- electronic Regulatory Reporting for SMT


Features:

SMT services are designed to ensure that SMT companies can comply with regulations and meet their responsibilities (in terms of the exhaustiveness and correctness of the data submitted when reporting) on the one hand to facilitate an easier, faster and less labour-intensive process for the reporting company on the other.

Who is it for:
  • SMTs that require a relationship with one or more wholesale energy trader(s).
  • Companies reporting on behalf of SMTs, including counterparties, clients and energy customers.
Benefits:

For SMTs: 

  • Receive free access to the reporting service used by major energy suppliers that report on your behalf.
  • Use your own on-line account, you can monitor what is being reported in your name and see the responses from the regulator.
  • View a clear summary of your reported trades, per reporter and per jurisdiction.
  • Monitor on-line and/or easily download reported data.
  • Gain full access to the underlying details of reported trades as well as the status of all reports submitted.

For companies reporting on behalf of SMTs:

  • Achieve more from your use of eRR at no additional cost and with no extra effort.
  • You automatically meet your obligation to inform clients of what has been reported to regulators in their name.
  • Provide your clients with on-line access so that they can see and monitor reports you have made on their behalf using eRR.
  • A standardised activity report is made available with full drill-down flexibility.

eTM
- electronic Trade Monitoring


Features:

eTM is delivered ‘data ready’ as a cloud service, avoiding the need for complex product implementation and data integration. It thus allows users to focus on their business rather than on the technical complexities of implementing a solution. eTM includes a constant flow of high-quality data – orders and trades, whether traded on exchange, via a broker, or bilaterally. We have addressed the complex task of collecting data from multiple sources and integrating it into a homogenous dataset that is ready for analysis.

Who is it for:
  • Wholesale trading compliance officers
Benefits:

For wholesale trading compliance officers:

  • This service is ‘data ready’ – you can test trial the service and use it immediately to analyse your data.
  • Access top-ranked abuse patterns prioritised by and developed with the eTM community.
  • Gain and share knowledge as part of the largest EU energy trade monitoring community.
  • Stay up to date on industry best practice by participating in the eTM community.
  • Automatically add new markets to the analysis simply by starting to trade in them.

eCM
- electronic Confirmation Matching


Features:

eCM provides immediate on-line back-office reconciliation to most wholesale energy market participants and organised marketplaces where European energy is traded.

Who is it for:
  • Wholesale trading back offices.
  • OTC trading venues (e.g. OTFs and other platforms that arrange OTC trades electronically).
  • Companies wishing to automate confirmation of intra-company transactions.
Benefits:

For the wholesale trading back office:

  • Mitigate your operational risks by accurately and speedily reconciling each trade with your counterparty and/or broker.
  • Join an on-line confirmation matching community with over 150 trading organisations and brokers.
  • Avoid human error in confirmation.
  • Ensure that confirmation scales seamlessly with your transaction volumes.
  • As a large-volume user, you benefit from a monthly fee cap; as a small-volume user, you benefit from free access to up to 250 confirmations per month, using our manual eCM lite service.

For OTC trading venues:

  • Provide your back office with the reconciliation required by your clients.
  • Benefit from a capped fee scheme that scales up with volume as your business grows.
  • Confirm brokerage fees on a per-trade basis, thus speeding up invoice settlement.

eCM lite
– electronic Confirmation Matching lite


Features:

eCM lite is a manual, on-line tool for trading companies with lower transaction volumes. It can be used immediately since eCM lite users avoid the need to implement the IT integration required for the fully automated eCM service. Using eCM lite means you can immediately confirm with all other users of both eCM lite and fully automated eCM service.

Who is it for:
  • Back offices.
  • New entrants in the energy-trading market.
  • Energy-trading companies transacting fewer than 250 trades a month.
Benefits:
  • This is a manual, on-line tool for trading companies with lower transaction volumes (< 250 matches per month).
  • eCM lite is free of charge for up to 250 matches per calendar month.
  • No IT integration is required (this is required for the fully automated eCM service); you can just sign up and get started.
  • Immediately confirm with all other users of both eCM lite and the fully automated eCM service.
  • Easily upgrade to full eCM as your transaction volumes grow.

eSM
- electronic Settlement Matching


Features:

electronic Settlement Matching is a new product under development and an implementation of the latest EFET eSM standard aimed at automated electronic invoicing and matching of netting statements, which in the longer term may facilitate a reduction in the OTC settlement cycle, cutting credit risk and optimising cash utilisation.

During 2019 our implementation of EFET’s electronic Settlement Matching standard will be added as a companion product to eCM.

eMI
- energy Market Information


Features:

eMI is a cloud-based tool, which pools data from our existing applications and makes it available to companies for integration and analysis. Equias eRR users can relate their own data to anonymised market data to understand how their activity compares to that of the wider market.

Who is it for:
  • Market participants who are active in energy trading.
  • Traders who use Equias eRR or who may want to test their trading activity against the market in general.
Benefits:
  • Simple, low-cost access to deep energy-trading information across the European physical energy market.
  • There’s no need to build an in-house solution; eMI comes with the critical views of data built in.
  • Data is collected, cleaned, pooled, normalised and anonymised.
  • Tailored views for different areas of your organisation, from front to the back office.

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