Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) August 08, 2012
SNL Energy is pleased to announce the addition of comprehensive forward curves for the power and natural gas sectors to its product suite. SNL clients will now enjoy access to extensive forwards coverage, including daily 7-year forward power curves at 30 power hubs including on and off peak curves for MISO Indiana and Minnesota hubs, PJM West, PJM AD hub, NEPOOL, New York, ERCOT, CAISO, Mid-Columbia and Palo Verde. Natural gas coverage includes price curves at 73 natural gas pricing hubs including Houston Ship Channel, multiple Tennessee locations, Transco Zones 1-6, Chicago, Demarc, Algonquin Gates, Tetco M3, El Paso San Juan, PG&E Citygates and Southern California Border.
Sourced to OTC Global Holdings (http://www.otcgh.com), the forward curves are fully integrated into SNL’s platform; empowering clients to conduct independent evaluations, end of day mark to market validation and in-house forward position support. OTC Global Holdings (OTCGH) provides robust coverage of major trading hubs and offers an independent and transparent curve methodology.
In addition to OTCGH forwards, SNL Energy provides comprehensive coverage of North American energy commodities including SNL proprietary indices for coal, power and natural gas. SNL’s index methodology is endorsed by the Committee of Chief Risk Officers (CCRO) and complies with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Policy Statement of Natural Gas and Electric Price Indices .
About SNL Energy
SNL Energy, a division of SNL Financial, redefines the energy information market by integrating news, data and analytics in real time on a Web-based platform. Industry-leading access to comprehensive financials, breaking news, proprietary regulatory research, market pricing and fundamentals of supply and demand set the standard for intelligence on the power, natural gas, coal and renewable markets, driving critical energy investment decisions.
SNL Financial is a leading provider of financial information on more than 3,300 public companies and 50,000 private companies in the business sectors critical to the global economy: Banking, Financial Services, Insurance, Real Estate, Energy and Media & Communications. For more information, visit http://www.snl.com.
About OTC Global Holdings
Formed in 2007, OTC Global Holdings is headquartered in Houston and New York, with additional offices in Chicago, Jersey City, London and Louisville. It is a leading independent interdealer broker in over-the-counter commodities and the largest liquidity provider to CME ClearPort and ICE Clear U.S. Through its subsidiaries the company holds a dominant market share in the U.S. and Canadian natural gas markets, the U.S. power markets, crude oil and crude oil options, crude oil products and crude oil product options, agricultural and soft commodities, as well as structured weather and emission derivatives. The company serves more than 250 institutional clients, including 45 members of the Fortune 500 and transacts at over 150 different commodity delivery points. To learn more about the company, please visit http://www.otcgh.com or go to http://bit.ly/OTCYouTube.
In 2004, the FERC determined that Io Energy and BTU, under SNL Financial, met FERC standards for creation and publication of energy indices for jurisdictional tariffs.
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