Date of investment
2018
Deal type
management-buyout
Country
netherlands
Sector
services
Status
current
Highlights
A global leader in trading energy commodities

Established in 2009 to facilitate the new trading opportunities arising from the EU ETS, ACT helps businesses worldwide reduce their carbon footprints quickly and cost-effectively through buying and selling environmental commodities for compliance and voluntary purposes. Demand for this service had led the business to grow rapidly in terms of clients, turnover and product range, with offices now located in Amsterdam, New York and Shanghai.

As the global leader in trading environmental commodities, ACT offers unrivalled choice, service and reliability, offering a diverse international portfolio of certificates and physical energy commodities products. ACT trades certificates for carbon emissions, renewable energy and energy efficiency, as well as physical biodiesel, feedstock, oleochemicals and oils and petroleum products. Access to a broad suite of environment-related commodities enables companies to satisfy compliance requirements and meet voluntary sustainability goals.

Sustainable solutions and renewable energy sources play a vital role in corporate responsibility. For many organizations, a well-defined corporate sustainability strategy has become essential to remain competitive. Recognising this, ACT works closely with teams to define the best strategy and creates customized solutions to meet environmental goals for each unique situation.

Summarised:

  • Global reach and local insights through our international network
  • Close collaboration with project developers
  • Knowledgeable partner with over 10 years’ experience in environmental markets
  • Legal, compliance and research teams make market and regulatory updates to meet industry developments
  • Tailored, flexible solutions that match your business model and sustainability goals
  • Bespoke service with a seamless, efficient process
  • One-stop shop to help you achieve your sustainability goals