Amerex Data Now Offering Daily North American Carbon Indicative Price Report

Jun 15, 2010, 12:21 ET from Amerex Brokers LLC

HOUSTON, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Amerex Data is now offering a daily North American indicative price report for the carbon market.  The carbon report includes Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) prices, four different types of offset registry prices, five different protocol types under the Climate Action Reserve (CAR) registry, and California CO2 offset prices.  

In addition to the new carbon report, Amerex offers daily indicative data reports covering the North American natural gas, power and emissions markets. Amerex natural gas data offers 66 physical and financial price points and tenors to 2014. Amerex electrical power data offers 134 instruments and tenors to 2017. Amerex emissions data reports offer NOx and Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) with tenors to 2014 and SO2 with tenors to 2030. Weekly reports are available for west power options volatility values and RECs.

"We are pleased to release the new daily carbon report we developed in response to customer requests," said Francisco Padua, Manager of the Environmental Commodities Desk at Amerex.  "We know that it will be helpful to customers navigating the ever changing environmental commodities landscape.  As regulations change going forward, our report will adapt to the changing markets," he added.

Please visit www.amerexdata.com for more information and to sign up for a free trial.

About Amerex Brokers LLC: Founded in 1978, Amerex is a leading over-the-counter energy brokerage offering services in electricity, natural gas, emission credits and allowances, renewable energy credits, retail energy procurement, energy consulting and energy data services. From its office in Houston, Amerex offers liquidity and timely execution to meet the needs of a global client network of more than 1,000 firms including thousands of traders and risk management professionals. For additional information, please visit www.amerexenergy.com. Amerex Brokers LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of GFI Group Inc. (Nasdaq: GFIG), a leading wholesale broker specializing in over-the-counter derivatives products and related securities. GFI provides brokerage services, trading system software and market data and analytics software products for a range of credit, financial, equity and commodity instruments.

GFI operates one of the largest wholesale energy brokerage businesses in North America both directly and through its Amerex and StarSupply businesses.

For more information, contact:

Melissa Mundy

Vice President, Marketing & Data Services

Amerex Brokers LLC

281-340-5206

mmundy@amerexenergy.com

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