INTL FCStone Markets, LLC (IFM) enables qualified customers to view OTC structured product indications and request quotes in the over-the-counter commodities markets – 24 hours, 7 days a week – via its structured product online calculator (SPOC). This tool provides producers and consumers alike with access to indicative pricing for the firm’s entire structured products portfolio, and includes features and benefits such as:
- Real-time pricing on IFM’s structured products from producer, consumer and combined perspectives.
- Algorithm-generated simulations demonstrate how a product might behave under bearish, neutral and bullish market scenarios.
- Indications on extensive product inventory, including daily and weekly structures.
- Ability to explore how non-standard contract dates and future changes in commodity prices may affect OTC pricing.
- Access from any device to a wide selection of IFM structured products.
- Ability to select automated delivery of product price indications -- daily or weekly.
- View real-time product levels on top of historical prices for nearly every commodity market.
- Automatic alerts when market prices reach selected levels.
- Direct access to IFM market makers.
- Education on IFM’s structured products via detailed data, charts, graphs and other tools.
- Mid-Market Mark for structured products, bringing transparency to the forefront.
- Storage of customer pricing histories for reference against future hedging activities.
- Intuitive mobile experience provides easy access and high functionality
*Indication only, not tradeable
Designed to deliver unparalleled transparency and educational support, SPOC provides highly customized solutions that break down risk levels and chart desired outcomes. In this manner, SPOC is yet another way that IFM can help clients develop and implement hedging strategies that align as closely as possible with their unique risk exposures and strategic goals.