Budapest – 8 March 2011 – Vertis Environmental Finance, a top environmental commodity trading house, has been awarded Best Broker in the carbon markets by Thomson Reuters Point Carbon, the world-leading carbon markets news and analysis provider.
The award was presented at Thomson Reuters Point Carbon’s annual carbon market conference, Carbon Market Insights, which this year was held between 1-3 March in Amsterdam. The Carbon Market Awards recognise the importance of quality service provided by market participants to their clients and are considered to be the most prestigious award in the carbon markets.
“This award is given by the carbon community to companies within that community. Although organised by Thomson Reuters Point Carbon, it is truly an award given by peers to those companies excelling in their fields”, said Chantal Spit, Conference Manager at Thomson Reuters Point Carbon.
On accepting the award, Barna Barath CEO of Vertis Environmental Finance, said, “This is an important recognition from our clients and market participants of our commitment to the carbon markets for over 10 years. It’s a nice bit of encouragement in today’s troubled market. We hope everyone can pull together to get the current problems resolved.”