"The new solution is also able to integrate with our SAP accounting system, which should result in easier access to a true picture of the cost of sales of refined metals, taking into account all of the associated costs from the raw materials purchase."
Piotr Pawlowski, CIO
Brady's energy scheduling product, provides us not only with a robust system for performing nominations, but also gives a clear and accurate view of all current and past nomination processes. Thanks to the Brady Energy’s scheduling product, particularly its ability to be customised and extended, we are in a position to react quickly to any new market requirements.
Jakob Hämmerli, Application Manager
Brady delivers continuous support to Enecogen. The support is also handled by the highly skilled ‘Edinburgh’ team, that team achieves very fast response times via their online Customer Wise tool. Just to summarize, the Enecogen team is very satisfied with the CMS system and also with Brady’s support.
Michel Klaasse, Plant Performance Engineer
“As part of the transaction, we required a ‘greenfield’ trading and risk management system which can be deployed in an exceptionally short timeframe. Brady’s new software allows us to link our physical aluminium positions to our hedge transactions at all times. We have the reassurance that our data and assets are protected by Brady’s multi-layered security, in line with industry standards. We are confident that the team and the solution will meet our trading and compliance needs.”
Arnaud De Weert, CEO
Atlas Iron & Metal
“The system has helped us to keep track of our business in a more efficient and transparent way. Everybody in the system knows exactly where our containers are and which ones are available to put out into the field.”
Kevin Hailpern, Vice President
Behr Iron and Metal
“We have exactly 3,319 scrap containers – and we know where virtually all of them are. That’s one of the biggest advantages of using Brady ScrapRunner. It has definitely improved our routing efficiency. ”
Monica Boebel, System Analyst
“Having been a customer of Brady since 2010, we are highly impressed by the team’s understanding of our business and the professional partnership that we have enjoyed to date. This coupled with Brady’s unique position in being able to cover almost all European markets within one modern technology platform, made Brady the right partner for CLENS. We were looking for a way to improve the transparency of the balancing and scheduling processes, whilst simultaneously gaining greater efficiency in streamlining the processes by automating the time-consuming stages of the various processes. We are confident that we have chosen the best product on the market to improve the efficiency of our business, resulting in reduced costs and shorter release cycles.”
Thomas Pröger, CIO
“Brady Energy Power Scheduling Solution for power provides us a proven market offering, and a flexible and robust tool which is most importantly scalable to meet our strategic growth requirements. With a careful evaluation process of the general functional support, TSO communication and overall European coverage readily available, ElectroRoute recognised Brady is unrivalled in this space with a very compelling solution.”
Eamonn O'Donoghue, Head of Operations
"We require an ETRM solution to offer our portfolio management services to our customers. Brady ETRM is the natural choice for us, having deployed another Brady solution for several years. Having enjoyed a great working relationship with Brady and having seen the latest version of the ETRM solution, it was an easy decision to opt for Brady going forwards. We are also confident that the data migration process required between the platforms will also be a seamless and secure process.”
Esko Kytömäki, Managing Director
"Following a comprehensive review of the market, we selected Brady Credit Risk based on the strength of the product, the expertise of the people and the benefits offered by a rapidly delivered solution.”
Senior Credit Manager
“We have been familiar with Brady and its products for some time and had no hesitation in selecting Brady’s option pricing and risk management solution for our trading needs. We were highly impressed at the understanding of our business needs by the Brady team. This partnership will be a key factor as our new business enterprise develops as well as the extra functionality available within the solution that will support our business expansion plans as we grow the business”.
Simon Smith, Head of Commodities
“During our selection process we were convinced that Brady’s EDM offered the most solid solution to meet the market requirements for the forthcoming Nordic Balancing Settlement initiative, which is fundamental to companies operating in the Nordic market”. Key to our decision is Brady’s partnership approach working with ourselves and other customers to ensure that the NBS project requirements are met, in time and on budget, without compromising on quality.”
Måns Holmberg, Head of Sales Trading and Energy Management
“Brady's new software allows us to link our physical aluminium positions to our hedge transactions at all times and we have the reassurance that our data and assets are protected by Brady's multi-layered security, in line with the industry standards. In addition, the new software provides a level of management information over our physical and hedge positions which is unparalleled in the industry”.
Hilmar Leimbach, General Manager
"For more than 25 years Brady has been developing leading software for customers to successfully manage the volatility, risk, and complexity of commodity trading and as the leader in their field and an existing supplier to us, the selection process was relatively simple. We have every confidence in the solutions and support that Brady provides, as well as their ability to deliver the right set of tools on time and within budget.”
Craig Dean, CEO
"Without having a dedicated back-office system means that a lot of time is dedicated to updating multiple systems and databases, where it could be better spent on activity related directly to the business. With the Brady CTRM solution in place, we will have better clarity for analysis, improved efficiency and reliability through the reassurance of an automated platform, enabling us to fully concentrate all our efforts into our core business of trading and risk management. As we expand the business into physical trading and extend our commodity portfolio, we know that the solution we have chosen is scalable to meet the demands of these new markets quickly and efficiently.”
Ashley Levett, CEO
"Compared to our old in-house system and other commodity trading and risk management applications on the market, Brady metal derivative trading solution is first-class and I’d certainly recommend it."
Andy Athene, LME Options Dealer Assistant
"We chose Brady metal hedging and risk management solution because of its robust risk management functionality, including broad range of derivative pricing module and inventory control capabilities, in a platform that directly addresses our business."
Sadahiko Haneji, Division Senior Vice President
“Investing in a new software platform is an important decision, which is also associated with a degree of risk. To meet the challenges we face in the complex and highly volatile markets in which we operate, we are confident that we have sufficiently mitigated that risk by selecting a solution that can support the full requirements of the metal processing value chain. The Brady team affords the most thorough understanding of the metals markets in the CTRM space, which coupled with its unparalleled portfolio of customer references, provides us with the proven assurance of Brady’s capability to meet our requirements and deliver.”
Markus Meurer, Head of MMC Norilsk Nickel’s Global Sales
"It was clear that Brady’s metal hedging and risk management solution was an appropriate solution for our business."
Nick Madden, Vice President, Global Procurement & Metal Management
“The rationale behind selecting Brady was to facilitate the process involved in enabling our business to make more informed and proactive decisions, streamline day-to-day operations and protect profits. Implementation of the Brady solution extends our visibility into the full supply chain and enables us to make intelligent sourcing decisions to offer better value to our suppliers and customers”.
Greg Armstrong, Managing Director, Asia
“With Brady ScrapRunner, we have all of our containers mapped, we know their history and we know how much they are turning over. It’s been a real boom for us.”
Steve Lenhardt, Dispatcher and Maintenance Supervisor
"Having relied on Brady energy solutions for several years and following a recent review of all the leading vendors in the space, it was clear to us that Brady provided all the advanced functionality to meet our needs, the lowest implementation risk and the most credible customer references in the Nordic markets, with the largest install base in the region. Additionally, we find the team at Brady very responsive and easy to work with, resulting in a great partnership. Already using Brady’s Energy Data Management solution for our business, we now have the very best solution for both the physical and financial energy markets supported by a single vendor.”
Örjan Thoren, CEO
"Brady recycling’s industry-specific systems and their ability to support an organization our size is why we view them as one of our important IT partners."
Steve Phillips, Global Director of IT
"This was a strategic project for our credit department and extremely timely given the current turmoil across the markets. With Brady Credit Risk, we benefit from a global view of our counterparty exposures and we know where our collateral is on a daily basis. This is absolutely essential in the current climate. Furthermore, by automating out operations, Brady Credit Risk should allow us to focus on our core business."
Bjorn Sandmoe, Head of Corporate Credit
"We chose Brady recycling because of its experience in delivering proven commercial recycling applications and its focus on the largest firms in our industry. Their advanced software applications were the best fit for our requirements and they are committed to delivering the types of professional services that we require."
Bob Francis, VP/CIO
"With Brady’s physical metal trading solution, we have installed a technologically advanced solution that is well adapted to petroleum commodities trading and meets many of the challenges associated with tracking logistics. We really appreciated the reactivity and availability of Brady’s teams."
Pierre-André Brouze, CFO
Brady's system handles our Metals derivatives activities and is very flexible and robust. The system provides the best risk analytics in the market place and is both used globally with our traders and integrated with our back-office systems