Digital Inventory, Physical Deliveries & Collateral Management
Our purpose is to bring the benefits of digitalisation to commodities markets. Using the experience gained through working with the world’s leading commodity exchanges and start-ups, plus our enterprise agile software skills, we provide flexible, fast-to-market technology solutions for our clients powered by our modular software Sentinel.
Sentinel-based solutions help businesses involved in the management, financing and settlement of physical commodities, to optimise risk and drive down operating costs, through digitally transforming key processes. Using a open architecture suite of application components, Sentinel helps transform a multitude of business processes from the registering of assets using warehouse receipts, warrants or certificates, to the transfer of title which connects producers, storage companies, commodity owners, brokers and financing banks. It has four central applications…
Digitalising title transfer and depository management for physical commodities on and off exchange
Rent and grading
Bringing digital transformation to the manual processes surrounding physical delivery of commodities
Financing & collateralisation
Unlocks value in physical commodities for short term loans, repos and other structured financing
Physical Delivery & Settlement
Our comprehensive physical deliveries engine is easily integrated with clearing platforms and automates allocation, banking and adjustments
How Sentinel is powering LMEshield
Sentinel supports and enables lending against off warrant goods through the efficient secure creation of encrypted electronic receipts. By immobilising paper Sentinel reduces the risk of fraud on financed material. LME use this solution under the name LMEshield.