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OPIS RIN, LCFS and Additional NGL Spot Indexes Listed on ICE

New products join long list of OPIS-referenced pricing on Intercontinental Exchange

GAITHERSBURG, MD (April 13, 2018) — Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), announces the launch of its California Low Carbon Fuel Standard Credit, Gasoline – D6 RINs and two new financial NGL Futures contracts on the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), beginning May 21, 2018.

ICE’s futures and options contracts allow for hedging clean fuel credits and NGL products; simplifying exposure to the LCFS, RINs and NGL markets; and providing ease of entry for market participants.

The new ICE futures and options contracts based on OPIS’s numbers are:

  • California Low Carbon Fuel Standard Credit (OPIS) Future
  • Option on California Low Carbon Fuel Standard Credit (OPIS) Future
  • Propane (25MB), OPIS Mt. Belvieu TET, Future
  • Ethane (25MB), OPIS Mt. Belvieu Non-TET, Future, and
  • Gasoline Outright – D6 RINs (OPIS) Future

OPIS Propane and Ethane prices are published daily in the OPIS North America LPG Report, while OPIS LCFS and RINs products are published daily in the OPIS Ethanol & Biodiesel Information Service and OPIS Carbon Market Report.

For questions about the new index or to add the number to custom reports, please contact:

OPIS Customer Service

Robert Gough
VP of Content
+1 301-284-2138

Jeff Barber
Executive Editor, Renewables
+1 301-284-1964

Diane Miller
Director, Global LPG & Feedstocks
+1 732-730-2530




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About OPIS (www.opisnet.com)

Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) by IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) provides accurate pricing, real-time news and expert analysis across the global fuel supply chain, including the Spot, Wholesale Rack and Retail markets. OPIS enables customers to buy and sell petroleum products with confidence via easy access to transparent data, expert-level customer support, educational events and energy data solutions like Axxis Software and OPIS PointLogic.