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1) Customer Insight: Barry Callebaut Situation At-a-Glance About Barry Callebaut USA LLC The ƒƒ world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products Operates 50 factories worldwide ƒƒ Challenge  Manage the company’s commodity ƒƒ price exposure more efficiently Solution  Utilize the data and functionality ƒƒ of FutureSource, Interactive Data’s professional decisionsupport desktop solution Benefits  On ƒƒ one easy-to-use platform, Barry Callebaut can now access the full range of market information necessary to analyze and trade all the commodities markets in which the company operates Interactive Data was approached by the North American commodity sourcing team at Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, to help improve the management of the company’s commodity price exposures. The selection of Interactive Data was based on the following primary business drivers: Insufficient data from existing provider “Our existing market data provider was not meeting our needs with respect to breadth of information, cost and customer service,” explains Gary J. Stopka, Director Cocoa Sourcing North America, Barry Callebaut. Technical issues with the interface between hardware and software The company had also recently invested in its Chicago office to establish a dedicated trading area, including four overhead screens for joint use by the commodity sourcing team. “We had a technical issue with the interface between our existing market data software and the new hardware we had put in place,” says Mr Stopka. “The prior system could not be retro-fitted to pipe the information we needed through the overhead screens. We did not originally approach Interactive Data to address these technical issues, but they were able to provide a solution.” Solution After considering and testing a number of systems, Barry Callebaut selected FutureSource, Interactive Data’s professional decision-support desktop solution. The system provides Barry Callebaut with the following advantages: Full range of market data on one user-friendly platform From its Chicago office, Barry Callebaut hedges its customer and manufacturing plant commodity price exposures for the whole of North America, as well as taking proprietary positions in the cocoa, sugar and 1

2) Customer Insight: Barry Callebaut “ We were interested in FutureSource because of the system’s features and benefits, but have been particularly impressed by Interactive Data’s customer service and technical support. ” Gary J. Stopka, Director Cocoa Sourcing North America, Barry Callebaut dairy markets. The commodity sourcing team also tracks the foreign exchange markets and monitors weather systems. FutureSource is an ideal solution because it delivers fast and reliable real-time market data and decision support software for the commodities, financial futures and foreign exchange markets. “I had used FutureSource in the past and was impressed with how userfriendly the latest version of the product is,” says Mr Stopka. “The system has wide acceptability with our traders, who have differing needs.” In addition to personal log-ins, the traders also have access to FutureSource data through four individually configured overhead screens. Advanced charting capability Barry Callebaut analyzes markets using both supply and demand fundamentals and technical analysis. FutureSource’s functionality includes advanced charting with access to more than 60 technical studies, and is designed to support custom spreads, strips and overlays, as well as providing seasonal and forward curve charts. System flexibility to accommodate expanding team “We recently brought an additional futures trader into the team and needed a system that can better cope with the requirements of the expanded group,” says Mr Stopka, who anticipates taking increased advantage of FutureSource’s ability to import and manipulate proprietary data. FutureSource is an ideal solution because it delivers fast and reliable realtime market data and decision support software for the commodities, financial futures and foreign exchange markets. 2

3) Customer Insight: Barry Callebaut Detailed customer service support At installation, Interactive Data provided extensive software support to Barry Callebaut to optimize the FutureSource platform to its specific needs, such as building the formulas needed to monitor arbitrage opportunities in the cocoa markets. The level of support on offer was one of the key advantages cited by Barry Callebaut. Benefits With FutureSource, Barry Callebaut is now able to monitor and analyze more effectively the full range of commodity markets in which it operates, allowing more effective management of price exposures. ABOUT INTERACTIVE DATA Interactive Data Corporation is a trusted leader in financial information. Thousands of financial institutions and active traders, as well as hundreds of software and service providers, subscribe to our fixed income evaluations, reference data, real-time market data, trading infrastructure services, fixed income analytics, desktop solutions and web-based solutions. Interactive Data’s offerings support clients around the world with mission-critical functions, including portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, risk management, electronic trading and wealth management. Interactive Data has over 2,500 employees in offices worldwide. LIMITATIONS This document is provided for informational purposes only. The information contained in this document is subject to change without notice and does not constitute any form of warranty, representation, or undertaking. Nothing herein should in any way be deemed to alter the legal rights and obligations contained in agreements between Interactive Data and its affiliates (collectively, “Interactive Data”) and their clients relating to any of the products or services described herein. Interactive Data makes no warranties whatsoever, either express or implied, as to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or any other matter. Without limiting the foregoing, Interactive Data makes no representation or warranty that any data or information supplied to or by it are complete or free from errors, omissions, or defects. Interactive Data and the Interactive Data logo are service marks of Interactive Data Corporation. FutureSource is a registered service mark of Interactive Data Corporation. Other products, services, or company names mentioned herein are the property of, and may be the service mark or trademark of, their respective owners. © 2013 Interactive Data Interactive Data (Europe) Ltd, a company regulated in the UK by the Financial Services Authority. Interactive Data is a service of Interactive Data (Australia) Pty Ltd provided under AFSL Licence No. 234689. 012214 Contact us for more information: 212-771-6565 info@interactivedata.com 3