The Delayed Price Feed - User Guide
This practical online tool shows actual bids and offers for physical and financial thermal coal contracts at the world's major coal trading hubs with a one hour time delay.
All firm bids and offers on the physical and financial coal markets are on view, including: ARA in Europe, Richards Bay in South Africa, Newcastle in Australia.
The Main Screen
The Delayed Price Feed presents bids and offers for standard coal contracts as posted on the globalCOAL trading screen, with a one-hour time delay.
All contracts with physical delivery are presented under the "Physical" tab.
All contracts with financial settlement are presented under the "Financial" tab.
The delivery periods are listed on the left of the table. The most liquid periods are displayed as default (prompt 4 months, 4 quarters and 2 cals). Should there be a price outside of these default periods, an additional line will be displayed on the table.
To refresh on-screen prices, click on the blue refresh button at the top of the screen.
Customising your screen
The "My Markets" tab allows you to select the contracts of most interest to you, and order them according to your own preferences.
Click on the "Edit" button, and you will be prompted to pick which contracts you would like to include in your shortlist. Move the contracts up and down the list to re-order them.
The system will remember your preferences for your next visit.
Scrolling back in time
Liquidity on the trading screen varies throughout the day.
The timeline located below the main table gives you the option to scroll back in time to see the screen at it was over the last 12 hours, in intervals of 15 minutes.
Simply slide the orange tab across the timeline and release.
You can return to the most recent data by sliding the orange tab back to its starting position.
Most Recent Trades
For a complete picture of the market, have a look at the most recent trades executed on the globalCOAL platform. They are listed in a separate table below the timeline.
Filter the trades by hub by clicking on the NEWC, RB and DES ARA tabs.
Click on "View historical trades" to see a complete trade history.
Help and support
Do you have any questions on the contents or functionality of the Delayed Price Feed? Please don't hesitate to contact the globalCOAL team in London, Singapore.