- an overview.
Platts Sarus is designed for Platts as as a powerful yet
easy to use front end to the Platts Market Data service. The software
was designed to be both intuitive to use and to hide any data feed complexities
so users need have no knowledge of market data symbols to use the software
Platts Sarus you lets users easily create
detailed Excel workbooks and technical analysis charts of
historical data back to the 1970's. You can create your own day
reports covering different markets that update with the latest Platts
With Platts Sarus you can have a complete database of Platts
prices that automatically updates throughout the day so you have your Platts market data
on your desktop where and when you need it. The software utilizes your existing
internet connection and supports access through both firewalls and proxy
servers. Please look at our products page for more detailed information
on our software and see how using Platts Sarus you can easily integrate
Platts data into your business.
Platts Sarus is a very cost
effective solution for both front and back office requirements for Platts
Data. As well as single and multi-user pricing, we offer very cost
effective regional and site licences.
Please contact Don Gray at Sarus Systems for more information or contact your Platts sales representative. See our contact page for more information.
The Standard package includes:-
Easy to use statistical charting package with formulae such as simple
spreads, crack spreads, ratios etc with automatic conversion to
the correct unit of measurement. Sarus includes a comprehensive
range of technical studies that can be applied to any series in
Charts and data can be exported to Excel
You can select from a historical database containing Platts complete
inventory of commodity and petroleum, metals and petrochemical price
assessments together with exchange and foreign exchange quotes.
Corrections received are also stored in a separate database than
can be viewed and searched. This provides an audit trail for each
The new Platts Sarus scheduler makes it easy to create multiple
scheduled downloads from the Internet so that your price and corrections
databases are updated immediately a market center is closed.
The Sarus communications program can be configured to automatically
download new assessments Platts Server.
Microsoft Excel Add-in
We supply an Excel add-in that integrates into Excel and allows complete control over all the price data in the Sarus database.
Using the add-in, you can easily create
spreadsheets using any number of historical price series
(in any frequency or unit) from
the Platts Sarus database. These sheets can then be automatically
updated in Excel.