Carbon CA / QC Cap & Trade Portal

Helping you identify risks, maximise profits and justify trading decisions

The CA/QC Cap-and-Trade Portal is a blend of qualitative analysis and suite of inputs and outputs from ICIS’ Timing Impact Model (TIM) which includes price forecasts, offset data and behavioural data. It’s produced by leading ICIS experts and ex-industry practitioners based in California.

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Why the Carbon CA/QC Cap-and-Trade Portal is different

The Carbon CA/QC Cap-and-Trade Portal gives you an advantage in the market by helping you identify risks and understand what drives participant behavior in the California and Quebec cap-and-trade schemes.

Our team of expert analysts understand better than anyone the way you want to view information because they’ve been there. As well as providing the inputs and outputs of the Timing Impact Model to subscribers (that you can feed into your own analysis), we also explain what the data means.

We don’t just leave it there. Our team is also available to customers to answer questions by email, phone or chat.


What we offer you

  • Analyst updates and research reports that will help you to understand the policy/regulatory risks and potential events that could cause a carbon market shock and/or trigger a significant price movement
  • A monthly market briefing to explain recent market activity and any changes in carbon market participant behavior
  • The predicted market balance through 2020, based on participant behavior as well as fundamentals
  • Carbon price forecasts you can trust, featuring transparent assumptions
  • Behavioral data for key market participants
  • Fresh news articles sourced by our journalists to ensure users remain up to date with the latest market developments
  • Flexible pricing tools allowing you to analyze how the price of different contracts and their trading volumes has evolved
  • Access to our team of analysts by email, phone or chat

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Carbon Markets Almanac 2017

The ICIS Carbon Markets Almanac provides a top-level view of global efforts to combat climate change with cap-and-trade systems. For each of the different schemes worldwide it highlights key design characteristics and includes spotlight articles discussing specific system features.


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