ION Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire Aspect Enterprise Solutions

30 October 2017

30 October 2017 – Aspect Enterprise Solutions, a global provider of cloud-based solutions for commodity trade and risk management, commodities data and decision support, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by ION Investment Group, the companies announced today.
Andrea Pignataro, ION’s CEO, said “The acquisition of Aspect Enterprise Solutions increases our footprint in commodities and our portfolio of SaaS solutions.”
“ION’s long-term approach to product development and strategy is ideal for our culture of continuous innovation. I’m excited for what the future holds as we continue to expand our cloud offerings that enable our customers to solve their business challenges quickly and cost efficiently,” says Aspect Enterprise Solutions CEO Steve Hughes.
About Aspect
Aspect Enterprise Solutions is a global SaaS provider for integrated Commodity Trading, Risk and Data Management, helping users to perform pre-trade analysis, trading, risk and operations management in one system. For more information,visit
About ION Investment Group
ION provides mission-critical trading and workflow automation software solutions to financial institutions, central banks, governments, and corporates. For more information, visit

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About ION Group

ION Group provides mission-critical trading and workflow automation software, high-value analytics and insights, and strategic consulting to financial institutions, central banks, governments, and corporates. Our solutions and services simplify complex processes, boost efficiency, and enable better decision-making. We build long-term partnerships with our clients, helping transform their business for sustained success through continuous innovation. For more information, visit

About ION Commodities

ION Commodities delivers data-driven energy and commodities trading and risk management solutions across the supply chain. Our scalable ETRM and CTRM solutions equip clients to use real-time risk analytics and reporting, minimize supply chain risks, automate critical business processes, and make faster, more informed decisions. We provide full support and transparency for procurement, supply, and trading to a global community of over 1,200 clients. For more information, visit