With the intraday trading solution ITA from Volue you are able to place orders at EPEX SPOT, Nord Pool, RWE ECT and trading houses. Thereby, order entry is done manually or fully automated. In addition to the trading screens, you are provided with the price data for further use.

ITA is the missing link within the intraday process. Energy generators can monitor their production, connect portfolio optimization and get trade recommendations.

Portfolio optimisation






ITA 3.2 New functions

Within the scope of the ITA 3.2 development, new possibilities for the evaluation of market data were created, which can be integrated into AutoTrading strategies.

New strategy templates, which can be used unchanged or individually adapted, help with strategy development.

Further improvements in usability and market connectors complete the release.

Why intraday trading?

The expansion of renewable energy has caused greater uncertainty resulting from inaccurate forecasts and volatile prices. With intraday trading of flexibilities you can take on these challenges and generate additional profits. To do so, you need an overview over the current situation in the market and open positions as well as a tool to send bids to the exchange in seconds.

What is ITA?

ITA is an instrument that shows you the opportunities and risks of trading and smooths the way to successful intraday trading. It contains short-term intraday trading processes in one system with a seamless connection to upstream and downstream systems like EPEX SPOT and Nord Pool. You will be able to trade via the exchange interface and register bilateral deals. Coupled with portfolio optimization, it updates trading options and schedule calculations on a permanent basis. You can check the status of your generation units on the different screens and track current activity in the market.

ITA is the ideal extension to BoFit Optimisation. The coupling with Portfolio Optimization permanently updates trading options and schedule calculations. Alternatively, ITA can also be coupled with other systems.

Using the various monitors, you can track the status of your generation units as well as current market events.

ITA Multi Exchange

ITA has been optimized for a parallel trading on the power exchanges EPEX SPOT and Nord Pool. In addition, ITA offers customers without their own exchange access connection to market portals and trading houses.

  • North Pool
  • RWE ECT (Easy Commodity Trader)
  • ITA B2B

Intraday-Trading with ECT (RWE)

With ITA you can now also place your bids in ECT. You are able to automate your ECT trade and integrate it into your processes.

The Easy Commodity Trader (ECT) from RWE enables customers of RWE Supply & Trading GmbH to access internal liquidity and the market setup professionally and securely with 24/7 availability.

For the German, Dutch and Belgian markets, RWE continuously provides prices and liquidity for hourly and quarter-hour products on ECT.

Your benefits at a glance:

  • No stock market access necessary
  • Simple contract structures
  • Low overhead
  • Simple integration of the ITA
  • Automation of trade
  • Coupling with your portfolio optimisation


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