VERBUND is Austria's prime address for electricity and an established player in the international electricity market. The trading floor of VERBUND Trading GmbH is the hub of VERBUND's energy trade. From our headquarters in Vienna, we trade on all important European energy exchanges as well as OTC markets. Thanks to this market proximity, we can recognise market signals early on and respond proactively to market trends in order to secure the best terms for our customers.
With energy products from VERBUND, you’ll have a grip on your electricity business.
Customised products for energy supply companies and energy wholesalers.
VISION is the central communications and service portal for VERBUND’s large customers such as public utility companies, industrial facilities and remote wind and PV generators. The platform connects internal processes with the interactions with the customers, thereby creating highly efficient, automated work procedures.
In terms of “One face to the customer”, VISION provides customers with the bundled sales and trading offer of VERBUND, including all processes and full processing, in an easy-to-use tool. Services such as Demand Response or Virtual Power Plants are fully integrated and can be controlled directly without media discontinuity. In turn, customers receive real-time information about the current price situation on the market and can query the status of orders via freely definable dashboards as well as monitor system activities, to-do lists and communication with VERBUND. The pricing of load profiles and generation profiles, extensive functions in the area of portfolio management, the electronic processing of invoices, confirmations and results from regulatory reporting are also part of VISION. Communication is via a central medium, for mobile users also via smart devices such as a tablet or smartphone.
Create synergies with product combinations...
- Fixed price over the entire contract period
- Flexible procurement options (various qualities and time periods)
- Create synergies through product combinations
- Combine your risk appetite and market expectation with our experience
- Customised products and services
- Fixed price for your company's entire energy requirement
- Simple price structure over the entire contract period
- Optimal predictability
... and choose from a range of price models:
Structured procurement management
Reinsurance with standard products for customer-specific portfolios.
Tranche price model
Pricing of standard products over a defined period on the basis of the average price of the EEX.
Ordering a standard project for a limit price
Financial hedging order
Ordering of liquid hedging products for future price hedges.
Offer of options for price hedges
With more than 120 run-of-river and storage power plants, VERBUND focuses on a sustainable energy supply. Naturally, you expect a reliable supply from your energy partner. This also includes hedging with CO2 certificates. We support you in synchronising your electricity and CO2 procurement and reducing your market risks. Choose between the following products:
- EU Emissions Allowances (EUAs)
- Emissions Reductions (CERs)
- Emissions Reduction (VERs)
Benefit from a conservative risk policy without speculative price recommendations, excellent product flexibility with spot and forward transactions or the most modern form of hedging management.
We’d be pleased to assist you with your carbon footprint, too.
VERBUND is your flexible partner in a dynamic market environment – discover our range of energy services:
Our comprehensive range of appropriate products and services is continuously being adapted to changing market requirements. Our range of services extends from deployment optimisation and market access to flexible marketing and hedging offers, as well as forecasting services and regulatory services.
Our energy services in detail:
Your transparent access to the energy market
You have unplanned customer usage levels, fluctuating needs or output levels? You would like to optimise your balancing group for the short term and conform retroactively to market regulations?
VERBUND offers you certified access to the short-term trade markets:
- Market access international
- Market access for the procurement and the sales side
- Market access to the futures market, spot market, intraday and OTC markets
You can choose from among the products Day Ahead/Week Ahead or Intraday Trading.
Intraday Trading allows you a quick and market regulations compliant reaction to short-term changes in the energy environment. You are therefore at all times in a position to ensure the availability and forecast quality prescribed in the market regulations for grid operators. In this way you can optimise your costs for balancing energy.
Your experienced partner for power plant management
With asset optimising from VERBUND you have optimal production and marketing in one, without putting a strain on your time or your nerves.
We take on all the optimising and planning tasks and work with you to implement market-sensitive hedging strategies.
In doing so, you profit from VERBUND's wealth of experience and can be certain of having your portfolio completely under control.
Your partner for a transparent energy balance
With our balancing group management, we take on your entire schedule management and ensure that the balance between fed-in and consumed energy is right.
We will be happy to take over the handling within your own balancing group, or we offer the alternative option of becoming a member of the VERBUND balancing group. With our balancing group management we are in a position to minimise your balancing energy. To do this we utilise our intraday trading 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, as well as an optimised process chain from ongoing predictions (e.g. for your wind farm) to smooth schedule messaging.
With transparent reporting, you always maintain a complete overview.
Your partner with risk experts on an equal footing
Do your business within a clearly defined framework.
VERBUND supports you in drawing up a set of rules for your market, credit and operational risk as well as in defining and calculating suitable key risk indicators.
Our experts from the fields of risk management and risk controlling work with you to set up a tailor-made limit system. They help you implement suitable limit monitoring processes.
With VERBUND as a reliable partner, you will also experience best practice in the area of operational risks (business process documentation, crisis management). You are well prepared to make the most of the opportunities available in your business environment.
With the Credit Risk Software, we offer you a tool for the ETRM system ENDUR, which lets you calculate credit risk ratios for your trading partners in accordance with EFET. This enables you to efficiently monitor risk and strategically manage your business risks.
Your partner for the joint fulfilment of compliance requirements
Don’t let the new regulatory regulations spoil your desire to trade electricity.
VERBUND takes over the daily operational processing of your reporting obligations for you, leaving you more time for your core business. With VERBUND as a reliable partner, you are always both EMIR and REMIT compliant.
At the same time, we are happy to advise you on the requirements for implementing the various EU regulations. The different aspects in the areas of law, risk management, back office and IT are dealt with and cross-connections to controlling taken into consideration.