LONDON, November 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
ICIS, a division of Reed Business Information, part of RELX Group, is pleased to receive the award Excellence in Emissions: Special Commendation from Commodity Business Awards. This award considered companies with broad talent and sophisticated expertise in the emissions sector with a dedicated team of professionals offering specialised services, advice and market based solutions.
This is the second major award that the ICIS emissions analytics service has won over the past 12 months.
Christopher Flook, Managing Director of ICIS, accepted the award on 26 November at the Awards Ceremony in London. "I am very proud to see that the market values our global emissions markets analytics service. We aim at supporting our customers with making better trading decisions, so this win shows that our customers directly profited from our service."
"We worked very hard across all markets in Europe, the US and Asia to support our customers in emissions trading. Today's award underlines that our rapid growth in the last few years did not reduce the quality of our service" adds Jan Ahrens, Business Director for carbon markets at ICIS.
ICIS is the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and fertilizer divisions. We provide information and intelligence for global carbon markets through utilizing a unique combination of quantitative and qualitative research, as well as expert opinion to deliver detailed insight into emissions and carbon trading schemes. Our Timing Impact Model is the cornerstone of our analysis and provides clients with a more rounded perspective than conventional approaches. This gives our subscribers a competitive advantage over their competitors. ICIS offers products that cover the California/Quebec, RGGI, EU, South Korea, and China carbon markets.
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.
About Reed Business Information
At Reed Business Information we provide 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 brands 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 leading global provider of data, information and solutions for professional customers.
About RELX Group:
RELX Group 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. RELX PLC is the London Stock Exchange listed vehicle for holding shares in RELX Group. Shareholders in RELX PLC own a 52.9% economic interest in RELX Group. RELX NV is the Amsterdam Stock Exchange listed vehicle for holding shares in RELX Group. External shareholders in RELX NV own a 47.1% economic interest in RELX Group. The total market capitalisation of the two parent companies is approximately £24.3bn/€34.6bn. Its shares are traded on the London, Amsterdam and New York Stock Exchanges using the following ticker symbols: London: REL; Amsterdam: REN; New York: RUK and ENL. http://www.relx.com
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Marketing Manager, ICIS