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Allegro is for utilities and energy companies who market, trade, or consume power, natural gas, or renewables. The front-to-back, multi-commodity solution deploys with industry-standard workflows and has extensible framework for customizations. With a suite of integrated advanced analytics, Allegro empowers your business to derive insights and improve decision making.
Built from the ground up for energy markets, Allegro is known worldwide as a best-in-class solution for power and natural gas. Streamlining your energy trading operations, risk management processes, and regulatory compliance reporting unlocks resources to focus on growing your business. Allegro is designed with extensibility, enabling your business to customize the solution to your unique needs.
Designed for energy commodities
Streamlined business processes
Visibility into your business
Unify your commodities business
Centralize physical and financial trading.
Connect the front-, middle-, and back-office.
Unlock insights to optimize decision making.
Implement extensible functionality
Configure the UX to meet your needs.
Customize dashboards and reporting.
Expand the solution alongside your business.
Access advanced analytics
Improve decision support with asset optimization insights.
Measure portfolio risk with sophisticated models.
Value complex and esoteric contracts.
Automate scheduling activities.
Connect seamlessly to external operational systems.
Simplify operations with straight-through-processing.
Enhance your solution with optional value-added modules
Allegro’s front-to-back solution supports the management of physical and financial energy transactions from deal to cash. Allegro is built on a common framework with standard functionality and it’s layered with commodity-specific functionality to support the unique needs of the energy industry. This solution is enriched with additional modules, extending the system’s capabilities and further automating your processes.
Automate data communication between Allegro and external sources or destinations of data. Connectivity is available for market price data providers, various trading exchanges, gas pipelines, power system operators, and regulatory trade repositories.
Ensure the mitigation of counterparty risks. Manage and report on credit requests, credit ratings, credit review procedures, limits, credit availability, and credit value at risk.
Lower your total cost of ownership and modernize your technology to optimize your operations and empower your business. Secure your data with ION’s multi-layered, trusted security stack.
Reduce the dependency on manual testing. Configure and execute end-to-end test scenarios against any predefined Allegro UI. Allegro Test Automation (ATA) users can execute cases that include trade execution, workflow approval, logistics, valuation, and settlement.
Frequently Asked Questions
What differentiates Allegro from its competitors?
Unlike other Commodity Management Solutions, Allegro is architected from its core to address the specific needs of energy commodities, earning a strong reputation with utilities and power producers as a leading solution. Allegro has been the solution of choice for power, gas, and other energy commodities management for over 20 years.
We run our multi-commodity business on spreadsheets. Why do we need a CTRM?
When using spreadsheets to manage your energy and commodity trading business, inaccuracies can be propagated as the data moves across multiple departments. Spreadsheets lack the controls, approvals, and messaging that would help detect these errors earlier in the transaction lifecycle. Relying on spreadsheets to manage the detailed and complex nature of energy pricing and transactions can impact data integrity and, ultimately, decision making.
The risk of manual error is easily minimized with Allegro, a single integrated solution to optimize your entire energy portfolio across front, middle, and back office operations.
How can you get the most ROI with Allegro?
Allegro University is a unique, innovative resource for Allegro customers and partners that supports the full lifecycle of customer training, from initial training to specific business case best practices. This technical training is designed for individuals and companies to acquire, maintain, and optimize their Allegro application skills. Access a library of training videos and eLearning courses to speed the path to solution proficiency. Understanding how best to use Allegro helps you apply this knowledge and get the most out of your investment.
In addition to these self-serve resources, Allegro’s customer support offers personalized assistance with troubleshooting and other hands-on needs.
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