Energy Aspects Acquires Its Not A Science (INAS), for its Advanced Quantitative Capabilities
Leading energy and macro research consultancy Energy Aspects has acquired Its Not A Science (INAS), an independent research firm specialising in quantitative strategies for energy markets. The acquisition will bolster Energy Aspects’ insights by adding quantitative capability and financial flow analysis to the EA Group offering, helping clients to break down market positioning.
Analysing financial flows has become hugely important for markets in recent years given the influx of discretionary capital and it is an area where little analysis or research exists. Physical fundamentals alone no longer explain price moves, be it in oil, gas or carbon markets.
Founded in 2022 by Dr. Nicky Ferguson, INAS delivers quantitative strategy research for commodity markets with a specific focus on modelling paper flows. This helps both systematic and discretionary traders gain a better understanding of positioning through the creation of paper balances. INAS’s methodology is data-driven and is augmented with topical deep-dive research papers to help clients understand relevant price and flow drivers in commodity futures markets.
Prior to founding INAS, Nicky developed deep expertise working as a quantitative strategist and proprietary trader in the energy derivatives space, managing both systematic and discretionary risk. He holds an MPhil and PhD in Finance from the University of Cambridge with a research focus on time series analysis and information processing.
“I am really excited about the future for our company with Nicky onboard, as our combined knowledge and insights is very powerful indeed”, said Dr. Amrita Sen, co-founder and Director of Research at Energy Aspects. “With this acquisition we are growing ever closer to becoming a one-stop intelligence knowledge centre across financial markets.”
Energy Aspects’ purchase of INAS is part of the company’s ambitious growth plan and follows the recent acquisition of OilX, a pioneer in AI driven data analytics that provides sophisticated ‘nowcasting’ capabilities, enabling its clients to understand energy markets as they evolve. Energy Aspects also acquired Medley Global Advisors in 2020, a macro policy research service for hedge funds, asset managers, banks, and institutional investors, and had a strategic investment from Summit Partners in 2022.
Energy Aspects was founded in 2012 by energy industry experts Dr. Amrita Sen, Fredrik Fosse, and Richard Bronze to meet the need for timely, independent research that provides deep dives in energy market and macro fundamentals, grounded on robust data and timely forecasts, all while maintaining a commitment to timeliness and precision. Over 500 organisations rely on Energy Aspects’ broad product range covering short-term, long-term, and macro trends, and direct access to analysts for specific queries. It is headquartered in London with additional offices in New York, Houston, Singapore, Tokyo and India.
To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230424005758/en/
Contacts for further information:
About Business Wire
For more than 50 years, Business Wire has been the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure.
Subscribe to releases from Business Wire
Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from Business Wire
BYD Unleashes FANG CHENG BAO, A New Brand that Specializes in Professional and Personalized Identities9.6.2023 06:41:00 EEST | Press release
On June 9, BYD, the world’s leading manufacturer of new energy vehicles, officially announced its new sub-brand FANG CHENG BAO. The brand, as the fifth in the row of the BYD brand matrix, will meet the increasingly personalized needs of consumers by offering a series of unique and professional-grade new energy vehicle models. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230608005841/en/ SF (Photo: Business Wire) FANG CHENG BAO is a significant addition to BYD’s diversified brand matrix, following its Dynasty series, Ocean series, Denza, and Yangwang. The vehicle lineup of FANG CHENG BAO ranges from off-road vehicles to sports cars, and its initial model, a hardcore SUV codenamed SF, is expected to launch this year. The brand name FANG CHENG BAO translates literally as “Formula” and “Leopard” from Chinese, symbolizing the pursuit of the transformative rise and the exploration of digital realms. It blends the standards and r
FDA Accepts Biologics License Applications for exagamglogene autotemcel (exa-cel) for Severe Sickle Cell Disease and Transfusion-Dependent Beta Thalassemia9.6.2023 02:40:00 EEST | Press release
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) and CRISPR Therapeutics (Nasdaq: CRSP) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Biologics License Applications (BLAs) for the investigational treatment exagamglogene autotemcel (exa-cel) for severe sickle cell disease (SCD) and transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia (TDT). The FDA has granted Priority Review for SCD and Standard Review for TDT and assigned Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) target action dates of December 8, 2023, and March 30, 2024, respectively. Updated data from the pivotal trials supporting the regulatory submissions will be presented at the Annual European Hematology Association Congress on June 11, 2023. “We are very pleased with the acceptance of the submissions and the Priority Review designation for SCD by the FDA, as well as the progress of the exa-cel filings in the EU and U.K.,” said Reshma Kewalramani, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and President of Vertex. “Exa-
Citi Global Wealth Investments Issues Mid-Year Wealth Outlook 2023 - Opportunities on the Horizon: Investing Through a Slowing Economy9.6.2023 00:59:00 EEST | Press release
Citi Global Wealth Investments today released its Mid-Year Wealth Outlook 2023 report - Opportunities on the Horizon: Investing Through a Slowing Economy. This biannual report sets out Citi Global Wealth’s outlook on how investors should approach developments in the global economy, markets and geopolitics. Though 2023 has been full of extraordinary events, Citi Global Wealth sees the remainder of the year as an opportunity. We are in a “rolling recession” where parts of the US economy are growing even as others contract. As inflation slowly eases following a period of rapid Fed rate hikes, the group believes that keeping portfolios invested is imperative. While the current asset allocation strategy remains defensive, Citi Global Wealth see numerous opportunities to adjust their portfolios over time, as the Fed shifts from interest rate hikes to cuts. We believe that current markets will lead into a meaningful potential recovery in 2024. “Though the broader bear market is not yet over,
Verisign Reports Internet Has 354.0 Million Domain Name Registrations at the End of the First Quarter of 20238.6.2023 23:55:00 EEST | Press release
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the first quarter of 2023 closed with 354.0 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), an increase of 3.5 million domain name registrations, or 1.0%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2022.1,2 Domain name registrations also increased by 3.5 million, or 1.0%, year over year.1,2 The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of 174.8 million domain name registrations in the domain name base3 at the end of the first quarter of 2023, an increase of 1.0 million domain name registrations, or 0.6%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2022. The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 0.1 million domain name registrations, or 0.1%, year over year. As of March 31, 2023, the .com domain name base totaled 161.6 million domain name registrations, and the .net domain name base totaled 13.2 million domain name registrations. New .com and .net
Momcozy Introduces the Revolutionary M5 All-in-one Hands-free Breast Pump - Empowering Busy Moms with the Ultimate Maternity Solution8.6.2023 23:00:00 EEST | Press release
Momcozy, the esteemed maternity and baby brand favored by over two million moms worldwide, proudly unveils the revolutionary M5 all-in-one hands-free breast pump. Designed to provide the ultimate pumping experience for busy breastfeeding moms, this cutting-edge device showcases Momcozy's commitment to meeting the needs of mothers worldwide. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230608005079/en/ M5 All-in-one Handsfree Breast Pump (Graphic: Business Wire) Renowned for its position as a leader in the North American electric breast pump market, Momcozy distinguishes itself yet again with the M5 all-in-one hands-free breast pump. Driven by a user research team that believes in "cozy designs born from love" and strives to cater to customer needs, Momcozy has conducted extensive interviews with thousands of mothers over the past two years. The team's latest findings highlight "comfort" as the most frequently mentioned req
In our pressroom you can read all our latest releases, find our press contacts, images, documents and other relevant information about us.Visit our pressroom