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Sep 17, 2020, 02:30 ET Fastmarkets successfully completes IOSCO assurance review of 28 metals benchmarks

Fastmarkets, a leading source of price data for global commodity markets, is delighted to announce the successful completion of an independent...


Aug 26, 2020, 10:00 ET Mr. Li Chaowang, Chairman of Vinda International Holdings Named Asian CEO of the Year by Fastmarkets RISI

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced that Li Chaowang, founder and...


Aug 03, 2020, 10:00 ET Suzano CEO, Walter Schalka Named Six-Time Winner of Latin American CEO of the Year

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced that Walter Schalka, Chief...


Jul 14, 2020, 13:30 ET Anthony Pratt Named North American CEO of the Year by Fastmarkets RISI

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced that Anthony Pratt, Executive...


May 05, 2020, 03:00 ET Fastmarkets launches new platform to improve how customers realize value from commodities data

Fastmarkets, the industry-leading cross-commodity PRA, announces today that it has launched its new client platform, providing its customers with the ...


Mar 11, 2020, 09:30 ET 2020 PPI Awards Winners Announced

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, announced the 2020 PPI Awards winners at the ...


Mar 09, 2020, 10:00 ET Euromoney adds to its price reporting business, Fastmarkets, with the acquisition of Census Commodity Data

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC ("Euromoney"), the international information services provider of essential information to global and specialist ...


Feb 03, 2020, 11:30 ET Ilim Group CEO, Ksenia Sosnina named European CEO of the Year

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced that Ksenia Sosnina, CEO of...


Jan 27, 2020, 11:30 ET 2020 PPI Awards Finalists Announced

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced the 2020 PPI Awards finalists. ...


Jan 07, 2020, 09:50 ET As China's waste paper imports slow, its disruption of global pulp & paper sector accelerates

Since 2017, China's crackdown on waste paper imports has reconfigured the global pulp, paper and board industry – and there's more disruption to come....


Dec 04, 2019, 09:30 ET Europe's paper packaging exports to Middle East & North Africa to spike in 2020, forecasts new study

Nations of the Middle East & North Africa region (MENA) should expect a wave of paper packaging imports in 2020, according to the Middle East & North ...


Nov 13, 2019, 12:00 ET Fastmarkets has been selected as the LME's MJP Aluminium Premium partner

Fastmarkets, a leading source of pricing data for the global commodity markets, announced today that it has been selected by the London Metal...


Oct 24, 2019, 11:30 ET Registration opens for first Fastmarkets RISI MENA Conference in Beirut

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has opened registration for the First Annual ...


Sep 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Fastmarkets Continues to Expand IOSCO Coverage Having Completed Another Independent Review Of 13 Price Assessments and Indices

Fastmarkets, a leading source of pricing data for the global commodity markets, announced today that another assurance engagement has successfully...


Sep 05, 2019, 13:00 ET Fastmarkets RISI International Containerboard Conference to focus on e-commerce & sustainability trends

Fastmarkets RISI, the definitive source of commodity data and insights for the forest products industry, has announced that the International...


Jul 16, 2019, 08:00 ET E-commerce is powering paper packaging demand, but its impact will weaken over next 5 years

Amazon's latest Prime Day highlights the importance of online retail sales to the modern economy. Shipping boxes from Amazon and other retailers...


Jun 24, 2019, 13:00 ET Fastmarkets AMM Crowns Winners of 2019 Steel Awards

The winners of the 10th annual Fastmarkets AMM Awards for Steel Excellence were announced on Tuesday, June 18 at the annual dinner held at the JW...


Jun 10, 2019, 07:00 ET Fastmarkets partners with the London Metal Exchange to develop lithium price benchmark

Fastmarkets - a leading source of pricing information for the global commodity markets - announces that it has been selected by the London Metal...


May 01, 2019, 12:05 ET Independent Assurance Review Confirms Fastmarkets Aligns with IOSCO Principles for an Additional Four Indices

Fastmarkets, a leading source of commodities data for the metals, mining and forest products markets, is excited to announce that...


Apr 30, 2019, 06:00 ET Independent Assurance Review Confirms Fastmarkets Aligns with IOSCO Principles for an Additional Four Indicies

Fastmarkets, a leading source of commodities data for the metals, mining and forest products markets, is excited to announce that...


Mar 11, 2019, 10:30 ET LME adopts Fastmarkets MB prices for new cash-settled derivatives

The London Metal Exchange (LME) and Fastmarkets have today launched three new cash-settled derivative contracts to provide effective risk management...


Jan 17, 2019, 09:06 ET LME adopts Fastmarkets MB prices for new cash-settled derivatives

The London Metal Exchange (LME) will launch three new cash-settled derivative contracts settled against Fastmarkets MB's aluminium, alumina and...


Dec 14, 2018, 09:00 ET Fastmarkets AMM steel price selected as benchmark for new NFX futures contract

Starting today, Fastmarkets AMM's daily US Midwest hot-rolled coil (HRC) price index will be used as the benchmark to settle a new HRC steel...


Nov 13, 2018, 14:30 ET Fastmarkets Launches Daily Hot-Rolled Coil Index

Fastmarkets AMM has increased the frequency of its hot-rolled coil index to daily in response to unprecedented steel market volatility. "The Section...


Oct 11, 2018, 19:13 ET SGX adopts Fastmarkets MB's 65% Fe iron ore index for new derivatives contract

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) will launch a high-grade iron ore derivative product to be settled against the daily 65% Fe iron ore index published by...