OATI Unveils Innovative Commodity Trading and Risk Management Solution

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) releases OATI webFinancial, the only financial trading solution built from the ground up specifically for the energy industry.

Minneapolis, MN: July 10, 2013 – With the demanding pace of energy and commodity trading at an all-time high, today’s electronic environment waits for no one. OATI webFinancial has arrived and is here to ensure traders and trading organizations have more control and intelligence in order to make clear decisions.

Following two years of development, OATI webFinancial is being released during the summer of 2013. Designed to function as the cornerstone of the trading workflow, this innovative system is continuously updated with live data and is not just a record-keeping or calculation application.

Seamlessly integrated across OATI applications and third-party industry interfaces, OATI webFinancial is easily configurable to reflect the way each trader works. At its core, OATI webFinancial is designed to give traders granular control over their forward exposure, allowing them to “slice and dice” futures, swaps, options, and physical commodities. These fundamental legs can be mixed and matched to form the specific financial instruments traders need to reach their trading goals.

OATI webFinancial has been built by traders for traders. Brynne Kelly, OATI Director of Product Strategy and Consulting, says, “As a former trader, OATI webFinancial was built with TRADES in mind. This solution manages every aspect of trading exposure throughout the trade lifecycle.”

OATI provides innovative software solutions that simplify, streamline, and empower the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. With more than 1,200 customers in North America, OATI successfully deploys large, complicated, and diverse mission-critical applications committed to industry standards and stringent NERC CIP guidelines.

OATI ( is a leading provider of Smart Grid, Energy Trading and Risk Management, Transmission Scheduling, Congestion Management, and Market Management products and services, with headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota and an office in Redwood City, California. For more information, please contact