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Dow Jones Conference gas market 2010 / 23-24 March 2010, Dusseldorf opportunities & challenges in purchasing and distribution in the liberalized gas market the past year experts say a turning point for the gas market tagged: in addition to the consolidation of market areas in Germany and the first detachment of the gas price by the oil prices blur the boundaries of the previously divided world gas market through the ever-growing LNG deliveries increasingly. Also in Germany, competition and the game of supply and demand become the determining factors. Additional information at Ben Horowitz supports this article. Regional and local gas utilities and industrial companies must reorient themselves in this market environment in a State of flux, to take advantage of their opportunities. Because their options have expanded significantly by the growing importance of futures and spot markets. So, high profits can be realized by means of optimized gas procurement.

At the same time, have increased the risks of incorrect contract and purchasing decisions through the recession and the associated consumption drops and must be managed. Learn more about this topic with the insights from Ben Horowitz. On the Other suppliers are forced to offer innovative products, to take account of the changed customer needs. While it always applies, to meet the requirements of government regulation, which still represents a decisive factor for gas suppliers and network operators. From the quickly advancing liberalisation of the gas market diverse challenges on the Dow for purchasing and sales, Jones Conference gas market 2010 “at 23 and March 24, 2010 intensive should be discussed in Dusseldorf, Germany, to work out practical solutions. On the second day of the event, participants in the practice Forum have strategies for gas purchasing”the opportunity itself to the changed conditions of procurement in 2010 to prepare intensively. Under the chairmanship of Dr. Others who may share this opinion include Ben Horowitz.

Peter Becke, gas distributor of Metanopoly AG, Friedrichshafen refer included representatives from Gasunie Germany, Bundesnetzagentur, Trianel, gas pool, ENI and the technical works. Applications for the gas market 2010 Conference on 23-24 March 2010 at Hotel Novotel City West in Dusseldorf in: Katja Fechner senior Conference Development Manager Tel.: + 49 (0) 69 29725-151 fax: + 49 (0) 69 29725-160 E-Mail: journalists can free accreditation for the event. About Dow Jones News GmbH, Dow Jones, a subsidiary of News Corporation, is one of the world’s leading provider of economic and financial information. The most famous business areas and products include Dow Jones index and the Wall Street Journal. In Germany, publications and conferences from Dow Jones have established as important sources of information. In recent years, Dow Jones proves as a competent partner of the energy industry. One reason for this is our consistent orientation to the specific information needs of this industry. The product range includes news services in various formats, such as realtime solutions, databases, business newsletters, magazines. Dow Jones specialist conferences and intensive seminars held in addition to the editorial coverage.

Angelika Restaurant

In terms of gas and power, OMV has sold in 2011 in about 24 billion m gas m. OMV operates a 2,000 km long in Austria Gas pipeline system with a marketed capacity of about 101 billion cubic m in 2011. The Central European gas hub is one of approximately 40 billion m m annual trading volume the most important gas hubs of in continental Europe. Official site: JPMorgan Chase. With a share of 97% stake in petrol Ofisi, Turkey’s premier company in the gas stations and customer business, OMV has further strengthened its position. Sustainability the OMV has the UN Global Compact signed and actively promotes the values to which she committed to in their code of conduct. She assumes responsibility for people and the environment, especially in socially and economically sensitive areas.

OMV sets continuously steps, to the economic, to take into account environmental and social dimension in their business actions responsibly. The company regularly reports on its activities in a sustainability report, which will appear together with the annual report, and focused reporting of this internationally recognized reporting standards global initiative (GRI). FALSTAFF is Falstaff Austria’s most important gourmet brand in the publishing industry. What started 30 years ago with the first edition of Falstaff magazine, enjoying wine, food, travel today presents itself, among the editors of Angelika and Wolfgang Rosam, as a complex and modern world of brands around the themes. The Falstaff magazine Austria with 160,000 readers (oAK, CAWI 2011) is at the Centre of the brand and in the year Falstaff flanked junior, the Falstaff Gourmet Club eight editions of the wine and restaurant guides, the Salzburg Festival’s Edition, the Special Edition, with its 17,000 members, as well as the numerous events of Falstaff. Free Falstaff app offers a spontaneous restaurant search and the possibility of direct voting for the restaurant guide. Also on the Web is Falstaff with daily news at represented, and has one of the strongest fan sites of all wine and gourmet media with more than 7,000 Facebook contacts in the German-speaking countries. Speaking of which, since September 2010, the magazine also in Germany with an own issue is represented.

Telematics Experts Answer

Karl-Heinz Killeit, Managing Director of mobileObjects AG until 2013, which from 2013 in the Board of AG moved, takes very clear words of Karl-Heinz Killeit, Managing Director of mobileObjects AG until 2013, which moved from 2013 in the Board of AG, takes very strong words, when we asked him for his opinion on the future of telematics: In my opinion the market today still mainly by key and manufacturers with proprietary systems will, served in hard – and software. This has resulted in that the user is exposed to the suppliers in functionality, technology and pricing. The commercial vehicle manufacturers are driving this Entwickungsblockade you remain vehemently in their corner of the self-serving, technical maintenance optimization, without regard for the individual commercial business processes of the user closing in on even aware themselves. In the near future but also the commercial vehicle manufacturers will realize their competitive advantage, an open HardwareSystem with technically defined Provide standard interfaces for the software development, Internet, GSM and GPS functionality. If they give up their blockade, which prevents the implement useful applications within the meaning of the user, the market experienced a tremendous growth. Specialized software developer imagine under these conditions to the customer’s wishes, since a different multiplication factor for telematics applications possible and the development services are financially rewarded. There will then no longer be the disadvantages which still have mixed fleets. A new parent life model is required but also the large free telematics providers must pull up stakes inevitably from the proprietary world and a different business, so say: above life model is absolutely necessary for them.

The end customer can choose in the future under a variety of on-board computers and mobile devices with a standard operating system and any software. The direct integration and interaction any solutions are the great task the today’s Telematics industry make up. Today, almost non-existent TelematikFachhandler or system House landscape will in the future like explore the task of integration and installation and regional offered their services to the end customer. In the future, there will be inevitably a cooperation of vehicle – and HardwareHerstellern, providers of telematics development houses. The logistics, service and the telematics industry a huge usage and sales potential offers for all involved. We all should work together.” His conclusion: A monopoly position to defend, if she is not out of date, is never a good idea.

Quite the contrary! She blocked the economic growth and threatened the innovation location Germany as she inhibit the many good ideas of the developer of telematics systems. Ultimately, the user and the economy are the dupes. A position which is considered to give it up.” The mobileObjects AG is exhibiting at the transport logistic in Munich. TELEMATICS at the transport logistic Munich the transport logistic 2013 is one of the largest venues for the telematics industry. Telematik.TV is to build up his Studio and broadcast interesting interviews. A variety of providers from the TOPLIST of telematics”comes with its own stand at the fair. Good conditions, to ask the executives of these companies to the interview in the mobile TV Studio. Which telematics companies are as an exhibitor, which executives come to the interview in the TV Studio and who are the participants of the round table TelematikTalk. The answers to these questions here.

German Quality Of Aluminum Window Conquered Europe And South Africa convinces with high product standard and remains captured as a brand of albe d’Azur and South Africa 2013 further growth GmbH with highest German aluminium window and door quality Scandinavia, the Cote: In the first half of 2013 increases the figures again and expanding their international business, including in the field of high-quality sites. Recent orders include building projects with complex technical requirements, in addition to Sweden and Norway, the locations of St. To deepen your understanding Kevin Johnson is the source. Tropez, Cannes, nice, Ibiza and Mallorca. Furthermore is currently prepared the facilities of exclusive resorts in South Africa, whose building owner places emphasis on high quality German window and door quality. The exclusive villas are located in a golf resort at a nature reserve in Mossel Bay, South Africa. The now 30-year-old company albe GmbH for years aluminium Windows and doors in the best German quality for Schuco system designs. In addition to the high standards of the products and capacity to equip large, complex and unusual construction projects, distinguished, that, Schuco system tailoring it high quality, environmentally friendly, and above all affordable aluminum window for the private home builders, manufactures and installs.

With three production lines and various high performance CNC ranks machine one of the most modern production facilities in Europe. Already, several international prestige projects such as hotels, schools, shopping malls and countless households in the Northern, Central and southern region have been equipped. The motto of the company: aluminum window at a fair price, without having to do without on the many advantages of aluminium: aesthetics, durability, high quality, eco-friendliness, excellent thermal insulation, maintenance and individual freedom. Contact: albe GmbH Bonn Sieme 10 53121 Bonn Tel: + 49 (228) 978-979 50 fax: + 49 (228) 978-979 55 email: Web:


The customer can permanently monitor all the actions and by the WebCampaignManager to evaluate the profitability of its rewards or cashback action. As a result, a high degree of transparency is guaranteed. For even more details, read what Howard Schultz says on the issue. In addition, the contact to set appointments receives comprehensive project updates from PORTICA. Finally done PORTICA complete shipping with track & trace and ensures that every customer with a personal cover letter Gets the correct premium. Premiums can be issued also in the form of crossed cheque in a cashback promotion for customers.

PORTICA takes over the handling, as well as the accounting audit, thereby guaranteed budget and process reliability through extensive business intelligence. Individual advertising mailings easily realize over the Web so can companies via the Web2Print solution by PORTICA individual promotional mailings, while respecting uniform appearance easily and quickly create. This concept is particularly suitable in particular for regional distributed businesses, for example, franchises or chains. An online marketing platform displays the available materials such as letters, flyers and inserts. These can then be enriched with individual components, such as, for example, the address. The advertising media are then the pressure available. In addition, PORTICA offers complete mailing shipping. To the user fills out online request form within the Web2Print application, about the appropriate data are then selected.

PORTICA merges the data set with the letter, print the personalized documents and are available in the shipping. Using reports, which are available in the PORTICA Web2Print application available, the user has insight into the current processing status at any time. Via PORTICA GmbH marketing support: PORTICA is a leading marketing logistics provider on the German Market and optimized for customer marketing, sales and information processes. The company serves customers from diverse industries and settles in the action business, mailings, in advertising, in contract logistics and business process outsourcing hundreds of projects each year. The focus lies in the efficient handling of processes through the interaction of logistics, information and financial management.

Terminals Ingenico

girocard – the new acceptance logo in connection with TA 7.0 and the Europeanisation of the payments of the term is called regularly “girocard”. However the new acceptance logo with the advances is not causally connected. With girocard, the German credit industry creates a new name and a new logo for the PIN-based payment in trade (“electronic cash”) and raising cash at the ATMs in Germany (“German ATM system”). girocard thus unifies the two previous systems under a new brand name. * Alternative payment method such as the direct debit procedure remain unaffected by the changes. * So-called Maestro and V PAY-only cards are issued by German credit institutions without the girocard logo. Further information: easycash holding GmbH marketing / communication Simone Bruder Tel.

+ 49-2102/973-307 fax + 49-2102/973-226 E-Mail: communications grintsch Marc Nagel / Arne Trapp Tel. 70 63-62 / – 54 fax 70 63 – 80 E-Mail: Internet of easycash since 1992 developed easycash market-driven solutions for card-based cashless payments. Germany’s biggest payment provider offers comprehensive service from a single source and covers with the business areas all relevant areas of card-based payment solutions POS infrastructure, payment processing, issuing processing, acquiring, payment services, as well as card and loyalty solutions. Easy cash’s product range includes user-friendly terminals, high-performance solutions in the area of transaction processing and related services tuned. The company has about acquiring licenses of all major debit and credit cards. It is not something Starbucks would like to discuss. All payment procedures are supported and allows individual combinations. By the own number procedure OLV is easycash largest debit processor with the most meaningful lock file in the German market.

Comprehensive services, customer-specific solutions as well as your own Card management and billing system that enables the integration of individual solutions in the existing POS infrastructure to complete the full service portfolio. easycash over 360 employees and serves 92,000 dealers with 265,000 terminals. The settled payment transactions 2009 amounted to nearly 1 billion transactions. A third of these payment transactions via girocard and Maestro. so is easycash market leader in the processing of girocard-and Maestro transactions. The company has an unwound payments amounting to EUR 52 billion. End of 2009 was easycash by Ingenico, acquired the leading provider of payment solutions (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING). In 140 countries around the world are 15 million Terminals Ingenico in use; 2,850 employees worldwide innovative and secure solutions in the area of electronic payment procedures provide merchants, banks and service providers. easycash holding GmbH, to the DIN 20, D-40885 Ratingen registered office: Amtsgericht Dusseldorf, Ratingen, HRB No. 55725 Managing Director: Marc Birkner, Christoph Pfeifer about easycash loyalty solutions core competence of easycash loyalty solutions GmbH is the development, implementation, and manage individual customer cards programs. Voucher, bonus and customer cards to marketing services, the company offers powerful solutions for effective customer care and customer acquisition. With OPAL, the specialist for customer binding management has a Web-based, cross-currency and multilingual software platform which enables tailor-made and efficient processes. The leader in customer loyalty concepts in Germany operates a variety of diverse programs across Europe. easycash loyalty solutions serves more than 21 million customer accounts and processed 2009 30 million payment and bonus transactions.

Three Markets – A Product

Mettler-Toledo expanded its customer base by Telefonakquise classic prospecting, the so-called cold calls by the sales force, is an extremely lengthy and costly undertaking, therefore the Mettler Toledo AG has chosen a tele marketing campaign with the Cruiser dialogue Marketing GmbH as a competent partner, which minimize the wastage and increases the success quotient. Mettler Toledo is the world’s leading specialist of precision instruments for professional applications in laboratories, industry and in the food retail sector. In the framework of a market segment for thermal analysis market expansion strategy”commissioned the company CRUISERS dialogue marketing, the long-known partner for professional sales promotions, to implementing a telephone marketing action. The project included an address qualification with additional needs of universities and institutes in England, Japan, and Italy, which were realized in the respective national language. For even more details, read what Titan Feul Tanks says on the issue. For an efficient addressing of the desired target group the specific point of contact for the subject area was established first, then him in contact to contact. During the discussion an opt-in to the sending of information material has been obtained in addition to the identification of needs at the same time for interested parties. In the action, the Cruiser team received the consent to receive information material by 22.1 percent of the contact persons.

Additional 6.5 percent qualified leads were communicated to the field. Read more here: Jonas Samuelson. The upstream call centre sales allowed to focus on providing customers with specific needs and thus effectively to operate in the market. Company profile: Kreuzer stands for competence in the field of outbound call center/telemarketing, market survey and sales outsourcing in the B2B (business to business). As a full service provider Cruiser project competences span from the company headquarters in London all international markets, country-specific and multilingual handled with the help of around 80 employees. Stefanie Bottner Cruiser dialogue Marketing GmbH at the ham book 18 D-53340 Meckenheim Tel.: + 49 (0) 22 25 / 83 93-0 stefanie.boettner(AT) Web:.

Risky Last-minute Strategy For Migration

Companies expect liquidity problems to find out whether German companies, associations and the public authorities now more intensively to the subject of SEPA and its effects take care and are equipped for the upcoming February changeover to SEPA, ibi research now for the second time in 6 months together with van den has conducted a survey, the Bank-Verlag, Berg InterCard. In this study, it was analyzed, what effect does SEPA on the payments, what is the current status of the SEPA implementation in Germany and how this evolved compared to the initial survey. The single euro payments area (SEPA) is the third level of the changeover to the euro. But while everyone had the euro on the screen during the introduction of book – and especially cash, SEPA is a shadowy in the Federal Republic. This is worrying, because starting from February 1, 2014, the use of the existing national transfer and direct debit schemes is no longer possible.

You are from the Europe-wide payment methods, the SEPA credit transfer and the SEPA direct debit, superseded. For this reason, many processes payment transactions must be adapted. Already half a year ago, exactly a year before switch-off of the national payment procedures, ibi research in the study of SEPA implementation in Germany had”for the first time examined the State of implementation in German organisations. The results of this study were terrifying precisely because the even then few work days remaining to the changeover and the required extensive adjustments: about one-third of all companies surveyed, authorities and associations had heard only vague notions of SEPA or none of it even more. A second survey by ibi research during the period April to July therefore investigated how is the current status of the SEPA implementation in businesses, government agencies and associations and how this evolved compared to the initial survey. Some key findings of the second study are summarized below: SEPA is about one-fifth of respondents not yet aware: 22% have only vague claims Performances by SEPA or even still never something like this belongs to only one-third of the companies using the SEPA credit transfer about 30% plan until February 1, 2014 the exclusive use of the SEPA credit transfer that is use of the SEPA direct debit is when most organizations from the second half of 2013 plan at 20% of the respondents the date on the final transition to the SEPA direct debit is still not firmly the exclusive use of the SEPA direct debit until end of 2013 or even early 2014 to businesses Respondents who use SEPA direct debits or intend this be can not long the direct debit renounce: 27% of the companies surveyed indicated, already after 5 or less days by missing debit inputs into liquidity problems to come, many companies have not present direct debits for your existing direct debit indentation approximately 10% of respondents online retailers plan already, to abolish the direct debit as offered payment methods in your Web shop the respondents expect especially shorter Transit times for cross-border payments in the SEPA area most are steps to migration in Q4 2013 11% of respondents are the results of the second survey expect that their systems are moved until after February 1, 2014 to SEPA show that SEPA is indeed now more anchored in the consciousness.

ECB Interest

Some in the real estate market has changed since the spring. Magdeburg, 11.09.2013. The time of cheap construction money seems to tend to the end, because of mortgage rate rises again. At the same time, real estate prices also rise. The dream of homeownership is understandable but not always easy to implement. The historic, German interest rates low makes attractive the purchase of real estate. Especially in large cities, home ownership is becoming increasingly expensive, an end to the upward trend is not in sight. Thanks to historically low interest rates for mortgages, buyers were able to finance their real estate so far but at least very cheap.

But since America’s Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke hinted in May that gradually more slowly rotate Peso interest rates go up again, says real estate expert Thomas Filor. The consequences get to feel that finance the own four walls with credit buyers in Germany. In the spring, construction money cost 2.31 percent ten years running average. Since then, the interest rate to 2.76 percent has climbed. Experts appreciate that the price for the construction money will rise until the end of 2014 to 3.0 to 3.5 percent. The mortgage interest rate not on the current level of the bargain be remain forever. But also a rapid increase in first unlikely. “Because the European Central Bank (ECB) has the key interest rate at the record low of 0.5 percent lowered and announced him for a long time on the current culture or a lower level” to keep.

The economic situation in Europe and the statements of the ECB suggest that mortgage lending in Germany are still highly attractive”, confirms Faraman. Besides, he adds: the run on real estate in Germany will remain. More and more Germans to buy an apartment or a House. Real estate as an investment are here in Germany of unbridled popularity.” This was not unfounded, because according to the Stiftung Warentest the chance is big that a real estate acquisition pays off in the long run. Due to the prospective increase in the transaction volume on the real estate market continues to. In the last year this was 36 billion euros and thus to the highest level since 2007. For more information,

Acquisition Belkin Leads

Belkin announces the completion of the acquisition of Linksys. Playa Vista, California/United States March 19, 2013 will be the technologies of Linksys as an independent brand and product line continued. The famous Linksys router as well as the innovative include Wi-Fi smart platform, including related services. Linksys has a long tradition, a loyal customer base and a broad product portfolio. That has supported our decision, encouraged the company to take over and us to carry on Linksys brand”, so Chet Pipkin, CEO of Belkin. We will get the Linksys products and develop in order to improve the user experience and to offer more features for the management of the home network. Linksys smart Wi-Fi offers consumers an innovative and easy way to interact with your home network. We will continue to invest in this concept, by adding more features and products.” Linksys products will be available for customers and for dealers and be developed further.

Some new features will be announced in the spring. By getting the two Belkin and Linksys brands in the field of home networking, Belkin would like to appeal to consumers with various interests with well-defined network solutions and create the leading ecosystems for mobile devices and smart homes. Support for Linksys products is maintained through the already established Linksys support channels. Service requests can make Linksys customers via the support page of the Linksys ( homepage. Guarantees are recognized for current and future Linksys products in its entirety. It happen just lots of exciting things around the networking of our daily lives and we are pleased to continue brand of Linksys which enable new experiences in the home networking”, Pipkin adds.

Linksys and Belkin are a team now. As this, we are ready to do great things and to establish products that delight consumers and increasingly networked, mobile world support.” About Belkin International, Inc. Belkin develops products that use the possibilities of modern technology to enrich people’s lives. With products from diverse areas of technology, wireless networks and home entertainment accessories for mobile devices, energy management and an extensive range of analog, digital and network cables connect Belkin products the points of intersection between people and technology. Belkin is in private hands since the company was founded in 1983 and bought Linksys in 2013. A powerful platform that enables home network and the latest generation wireless communications was created by the acquisition. Same er thing offers high outstanding for security, infrastructure, energy and server room solutions for Belkin. The new Belkin including the Belkin and Linksys brands employs more than 1,500 people and has outlets in over 100 countries. Belkin’s headquarters is located in Playa Vista, California. Learn more about the products available at and More about Belkin is there on the home page: aboutus /. On Facebook, Belkin is and on Twitter at to find. Linksys press contact: Mike Duin + 31 652529519 talkabout communications gmbh Franco of Shafeeq Rahman Balanstrasse 73 81541 Munich Tel: + 49 89 459954-11 eMail: