Commodity financial managers and controllers Automating back-office processes.

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Optimize workflows to reduce complexity

Back-office operations, historically associated with repetitive, manual tasks, have much to gain from innovative technology. By automating their end-to-end processes, businesses can reduce operational risks, resolve disputes faster, and unlock allocated capital. To modernize their post trade operations, financial managers and controllers need optimized workflow solutions to seamlessly integrate commodity trading, risk management, and physical operations data. With a comprehensive solution for settlement, invoicing, and accounting, financial managers can make smarter trade financing decisions and ensure compliance with evolving regulations.

Why choose an ION Commodities financial management solution?

  • Streamlined settlement and invoicing

    Automate cashflow netting to simplify the settlements process, reducing manual effort and errors. Generate accurate invoices with the latest trade and cost data using a single solution across the business.

  • Advanced accounting treatment

    Prove hedge effectiveness and ensure auditability to comply with international accounting standards. Apply a uniform accounting treatment and generate accurate journal entries from the system of record for your general ledger.

  • Consolidated financial reporting

    Generate reports at the enterprise level and drill down into the cashflow details to analyze capital allocation. Customize reports to comply with evolving regulations, accounting standards, and internal governance.

Commodity financial management solutions

To ensure timely payments, your company needs a reliable solution to streamline settlements and generate accurate invoices. ION’s commodity management solutions utilize innovative workflow automation to simplify complex back-office processes, freeing financial managers of repetitive, manual tasks and empowering them to make improved financial decisions as trading volumes grow.


  • How do ION's solutions ensure we are complying with our business policies?

    ION’s solutions provide structure and security. With all business operations utilizing the same solution, you can ensure all data is accurate and up to date. Clearly defined process workflows also ensure consistency and allow for real-time monitoring. Our solutions are flexible and can adapt to your business’ unique policies, as well as evolving governing regulations.

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ION recognized by IDC FinTech Rankings as a FastTrack FinTech company

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LONDON – 4 December 2023: ION, a leading global provider of trading, analytics, ...

ION Commodities wins CTRM Software House of the Year for the second consecutive year at Energy Risk Asia Awards 2023

10 October 2023
LONDON – 10 October 2023: ION Commodities, a leading provider of energy and ...

ION Commodities ranks #1 in Chartis Research’s Energy50, winning 12 awards

17 August 2023
LONDON – 17 August 2023: ION Commodities, a global leader in energy and ...

ION wins Stevie Award for Customer Service for seventh consecutive year

19 July 2023
LONDON – 19 July 2023: ION, the largest global provider of trading, analytics, ...

ION launches Carbon Zero for trading and managing carbon credits and environmental certificates

22 May 2023
London – 22 May 2023: ION, a leading provider of trading, risk, and ...

ION Commodities leads multiple categories in 2023 Energy Risk Software Rankings

30 March 2023
LONDON – 30 March 2023: ION Commodities, a leading provider of energy and ...

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