ICIS Enhances Dashboard Service With Market Alerts by Email

Apr 01, 2016, 06:53 ET from ICIS

LONDON, April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

ICIS, a leading source of petrochemicals, energy and fertilizers market intelligence, has added email alert functionality to its Dashboard service to notify users of market events and give them an information advantage.

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Keeping on top of market changes is crucial if industry players are to survive and thrive in the current climate.

Recognising this challenge, ICIS has enhanced its Dashboard service to include Market Alerts by email for the most fluid petrochemicals and fertilizers markets. This new functionality makes it quicker to access market developments and price updates, to ensure that customers never miss a movement in the markets that they monitor.

As a trusted source of market information, with price benchmarks relied upon by traders, buyers, sellers and analysts worldwide, ICIS is continually searching for ways to improve its services.

"This new functionality provides an easy way for our customers to access market developments and price updates. It represents a significant enhancement in our ability to support pre-transactional decision-making and creates real-time relevance within our customers' workflow," said Simon Platt, ICIS Director of Product Management.

The ICIS Dashboard is an online, customisable platform that gives customers a single view of the markets that matter to their businesses and the new email alerting service will deliver relevant market updates directly to their inbox.

Find out more about the ICIS Dashboard service at http://www.icis.com/about/dashboard

About ICIS 

ICIS is the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and fertilizer divisions. Our aim is to give companies in global commodities markets a competitive advantage by delivering trusted pricing data, high-value news, analysis and independent consulting, enabling our customers to make better-informed trading and planning decisions. We have more than 30 years' experience in providing pricing information, news, analysis and consulting to buyers, sellers and analysts.

With a global staff of more than 800, ICIS has employees based in Houston, Washington, New York, London, Montpellier, Dusseldorf, Karlsruhe, Milan, Mumbai, Singapore, Guangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai, Yantai, Tokyo and Perth. Some 350 of ICIS's staff are journalists engaged in reporting market prices and news, and ICIS is fully committed to upholding the highest journalistic principles of verification, corroboration and authentication. ICIS has a compliance framework that along with its methodologies and business processes adheres to the requirements of the IOSCO PRA Principles.

ICIS is a division of Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group.

About Reed Business Information

Reed Business Information provides information and online data services to business professionals worldwide. Customers have access to our high-value industry data, analytics, information and tools. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day.  RBI is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

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About RELX Group 

RELX Group plc is a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries. The group employs about 28,000 people of whom half are in North America.

We help scientists make new discoveries, lawyers win cases, doctors save lives, and executives forge commercial relationships with their clients. We help insurance groups offer customers lower prices by assessing risk better, and save taxpayers and consumers money by enabling governments and financial groups to detect fraud.

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ICIS
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