Citation has an Experienced Commodity, Finance and Project Management team of professionals covering every aspect of the Natural Resources sector from Banking through to Trading and Risk Management.
Exceptional Global Deal flow with focus on the commodity sector
Comprehensive Due Diligence of mandated investment opportunities
Assistance in all aspects of corporate & project finance, in particular Deal Structuring
Wide coverage of Institutional investors
Post investment Risk Management
B2B & Brokerage & Corporate Advice
The company acts as an Introducing Broker to a select number of London-based Future Commission Brokers, that are able to provide white labelling solutions that cover electronic platform market executions, provision of financial statements and multi language solutions. Citation advises the client on obtaining the best possible commission and margin rates as well as guiding them through the account opening procedures.
A number of associates of the company can provide hedging and risk management solutions for companies that wish to reduce their exposure to price risk in the commodity, interest rate and foreign exchange markets. These associates have years of experience in working with some of the world’s largest financial and commodity trading institutions.
Due to the requirement for companies to provide ever higher levels of corporate governance, increasing number of boards are bringing in a Non Executive Director that has experience in the sector that the company is operating in and have responsibilities in the following areas:
Strategy: Non-executive directors should constructively challenge and contribute to the development of strategy.
Performance: Non-executive directors should scrutinise the performance of management in meeting agreed goals and objectives and monitoring, and where necessary removing, senior management and in succession planning.
Risk: Non-executive directors should satisfy themselves that financial information is accurate and that financial controls and systems of risk management are robust and defensible.
People: Non-executive directors are responsible for determining appropriate levels of remuneration of executive directors and have a prime role in appointing, and where necessary removing, senior management and in succession planning.
Non-executive directors should also provide independent views on:
Standards of conduct
Non-executive directors are the custodians of the process. They are not involved in the day-to-day running of business but monitor the executive activity and contribute to the development of strategy.
Currently Richard Reinert serves as a non-executive director for PVM Oil Futures Limited (www.pvmoil.co.uk) and a number of investment funds administered by the Custom House Group (www.customhousegroup.com) his curriculum Vitae is available on request.