The main objective of the BNP Paribas Indices is to provide a broad and diversified UCITS compliant commodity exposure, tracking the performance of a basket of commodities. These commodities cover 4 broad commodity sectors: Energy, Agriculture, Industrial Metals and Precious Metals. The BNP Paribas Indices are rebalanced on a yearly basis.
BNP Paribas offers a complete range of proprietary indices and strategies across commodities, credit, equity, FX and rates, as well as alternative and multi-asset indices. Commodity Derivatives provides a range of risk hedging solutions to corporate clients whose business is highly correlated with commodity prices (producers, refineries and transport companies, for example). It also provides investors with access to commodities through various investment strategies and structured solutions.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 190 commodities and 16 indices, including – BNP Paribas Alpha, BNP Strategy, Optimized Roll Indices, etc.
Commodities coverage includes – CLN8, CLU7, CLX7, CLZ0, COF8, COX7, COZ7, COZ9, HGU7, HGZ7, HOJ8, LAU7, LAX17, etc.