OpenLink


For two decades, OpenLink has provided leading-edge technology solutions to an increasingly diverse client base. Building on our pioneering development of cross-asset trading and risk management products for energy and financial services companies, we now offer a suite of solutions designed to meet the specific needs of clients within four broad categories:


• Financial Institutions and Capital Markets
• Corporations and Non-Financial Institutions
• Agricultural Products,CPG, Food and Beverage, and Manufacturing
• Energy, Commodities, Extraction and Production Industries


With hundreds of established clients, OpenLink's technologies are the preferred solution among leading energy and commodity companies, financial services firms, multinational corporations, public utilities, hedge funds and central banks.


Maybe your need is highly-focused on trading or derivatives, or optimization of physical assets, or logistics. Perhaps you are seeking a Treasury Management System, or want to benefit from truly integrated firmwide risk management. Or, your goal could be to move your organization toward total margin and value chain management.


Whatever your particular objective, OpenLink's suite of integrated, configurable and extensible solutions can help-facilitating improved efficiency, better use of capital and greater risk-awareness around business decision making.

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Tomorrow’s Corporate Treasury

Company:OpenLink

Implementation schedules have slipped and details are still being worked out, but there can be no doubt that the regulatory landscape for over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives is changing dramatically.

Category: Interest Rate Derivatives | Published: 20 January 2014 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 4

Controlled Chaos: Managing the Uncertainties of Renewables in Europe

Company:OpenLink

Producers, system operators and traders in power markets are facing multidimensional challenges in forecasting, optimization, trading, risk management and structural changes caused by the rise of renewables in the European power grid.

Category: Commodities | Published: 05 December 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 5

Getting to a New Transparency in Netback

Company:OpenLink

Internal and external pressures are causing chief financial officers, chief operating officers and other executives at oil and gas explorationand production(E&P) companies to spotlight the way they are calculating netback pricing and royalties to the owners of the energy sources.

Category: Commodities | Published: 05 December 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 1

Turning Reform into Competitive Advantage

Company:OpenLink

As Europe embraces a new era of cleared and executed derivatives trading, market participants will have to maximize operational efficiencies to improve risk management, provide greater transparency to clients and counterparties, and to create smoother workflows.

Category: EMIR | Published: 22 August 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 5

How to End the Balkanization of Risk Exposure

Company:OpenLink

Over the past decade, the pressure has been building on non-financial, multinational corporations (MNCs) to meet higher standards for financial reporting and risk management.

Category: Compliance | Published: 26 July 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 4

Finding the Right Path to Hedge Accounting

Company:OpenLink

CFOs will have to re-evaluate their hedge accounting strategies to mitigate a new wave of exposure challenges caused by volatile energy and equity markets. This white paper reviews forthcoming changes to the current system of hedge accounting.

Category: Interest Rate Derivatives | Published: 19 June 2013 | Type: White Paper

Rating: + 2

Hard markets for softs? The case for holistic risk management in agricultural commodity markets

Company:OpenLink

Extreme market risk is hardly new for manufacturers, merchants and end-users in the agricultural commodity markets. Heightened commodity price volatility directly and indirectly affects profitability, which then complicates purchasing, budgeting and other strategic business decision-making. During... view abstract

Category: Commodities | Published: 10 January 2011 | Type: Article

Bucking the trend

Company:OpenLink

OpenLink enjoys healthy double-digit growth, despite the downturn in the economy, thanks to a diversification of clients, asset classes and geographies. Kevin Hesselbirg, OpenLinks chief executive officer talks about the firm’s key projects and achievements over 2009 and plans for the coming year.

Category: Technology Systems and Software | Published: 02 December 2009 | Type: Article