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Platinum Group Metals

Precious metal for a green cleaner planet

Experts working for experts

At the core of SFA (Oxford)'s business is bespoke consulting. SFA has for over 20 years held a reputation as a platinum group metals industry authority. Our understanding of the dynamics of PGM supply and demand is unrivalled, having fostered relationships with its most significant players across the globe, working alongside each one in partnership to enrich its individual business case, independently and in complete confidence. We provide detailed, tailored assessments of strategic investment opportunities using our extensive industry knowledge to evaluate the impact of the challenges affecting the industry.

Enhancing client strategies with strategic insights

The team works confidentially, often augmenting business planning efforts and assisting with company strategy. Whether you are an OEM wanting to assess the impact of evolving automotive technologies on the market and metal prices, optimise PGM procurement and effectively manage price risk, a mining company scheduling shafts or reviewing labour requirements, an investor or miner evaluating projects, or a recycler or refiner aiming to extract more value from your business, or an investor seeking to quantify price risk, SFA has the expertise to offer confident and independent direction for your strategic decision-making.

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Sustainability and ESG

Analysing the environmental performance of companies has become very important to lenders and investors in recent years, and with our expertise in commodities, we can augment your green investment coverage.

Expert in all PGM markets

View our latest supply and demand market balances, and discover more about these unique markets.

The Oxford Platinum Lectures

Friday, 10 May 2024

New York 05:30 (EDT), London 10:30 (BST), Frankfurt 11:30 (CEST), Johannesburg 11:30 (SAST), Moscow 12:30 (MSK), Tokyo 18:30 (JST)

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Specialist advisers along the PGM value chain

Our team is a world-renowned authority on platinum group metals providing in-depth market intelligence for automotive, hydrogen, industrial, energy, and tomorrow's technologies, plus jewellery and investment trends.

Latest PGM news and insights

Stay up to date with all of the latest market news for the platinum group metals

The autocatalyst and it's potted history

10 May 2024 | Daniel Croft

As autocatalyst recycling volumes have suffered a decline, Daniel Croft examines the current state-of-play of autocatalyst recycling, as part of SFA's annual publication The Platinum Standard.

SFA's expert view on the palladium price spike

18 December 2023 | Dr Ralph Grimble

The palladium price surged last week due to a convergence of positive factors. The Fed acknowledged the peak in US inflation during its press conference, leading to a more dovish outlook for interest rates and a weaker US dollar, supporting commodity prices.

Meet the PGM team

Trusted advice from a dedicated team of experts.

Henk de Hoop

Chief Executive Officer

Beresford Clarke

Managing Director: Technical & Research

Dr Ralph Grimble

Operations Director

Lee Hockey

Precious Metals Expert

Dr Jenny Watts

Head of Clean Energy & Sustainability

Jamie Underwood

Principal Consultant

Rj Coetzee

Senior Market Analyst: Battery Materials and Technologies

Adele Rouleau

ESG and Critical Minerals Lead

Oksan Atilan

Consulting Automotive Analyst

Alex Biddle

Senior Mining Analyst

Dr Sandeep Kaler

Market Strategy Analyst

Daniel Croft

Commodity Analyst

David Mobbs

Head of Marketing

Joel Lacey

Sales and Marketing Specialist

How can we help you?

SFA (Oxford) provides bespoke, independent intelligence on the strategic metal markets, specifically tailored to your needs. To find out more about what we can offer you, please contact us.

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