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News Features & Awards

Though our first priority is to innovate on behalf of our clients, we are honored when we are recognized for our work. We believe these awards validate the effectiveness of the ICE platform, the mission of the company and the efforts of our employees. Over the years we have been recognized for excellence in various aspects of our business including innovations in technology and customer service.

Energy Business Awards 2007 – Energy Exchange of the Year

For the second consecutive year, ICE received the Energy Exchange of the Year Award from Energy Business. The Energy Business Awards reward excellence in a number of key energy business disciplines – to those companies who are making a significant impact on the way energy business is conducted, trading risks mitigated, precious energy resources utilised, energy systems developed, environmental degradation curtailed, energy technology advanced, and energy production and consumption distributed more efficiently and ethically.

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Energy business 2007

Futures Magazine

Unencumbered by History

While many financial exchanges are rightly proud of their hundreds of years of history, in just seven years Jeffrey C. Sprecher turned a regional power plant into the Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE), brought electronic trading to several hard-core pit-trading markets and almost snatched the Chicago Board of Trade from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Most recently, ICE was added to the Standard & Poor's 500.

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Business to Business

The ICE Age

IntercontinentalExchange CEO Jeff Sprecher is changing the way the world trades commodities.

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Trader Monthly


Instigating upheaval, upending the status quo, enjoying exponential growth - where exactly is the ICE heading? Its iconoclastic leader, Jeffrey Sprecher, elaborates.

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Futures Magazine

ICE PROPOSAL MOVES FORWARD - an interview with Jeff Sprecher

Futures Magazine interviewed Jeffrey Sprecher, CEO and chairman of the ICE on March 17 about his proposal to merge with the CBOT.

The Wall Street Journal

Best 1 Year Performer

ICE was one hot commodity in 2006. IntercontinentalExchange Inc., the energy exchange known as ICE, sold shares to the public in late 2005 and watched those shares nearly triple in 2006 - for a total return of 197%.

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Energy Risk

IntercontinentalExchange's JEFFREY SPRECHER talks to Roderick Bruce about the inspirations and motivations that have driven him to the top of the energy trading business.

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ICE was featured on CNBC on February 26, 2007.

ICE and NYBOT Celebrate Closing of Acquisition at NYSE

ICE Chairman and CEO Jeffrey C. Sprecher, joined by the Board of Directors and management team of the New York Board of Trade, rings The Closing BellSM of the New York Stock Exchange on March 6 to commemorate the closing of the ICE acquisition of NYBOT.

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IntercontinentalExchange CEO Jeffrey C. Sprecher Joins Energy Security Leadership Council

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeffrey C. Sprecher, founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), has joined the Energy Security Leadership Council (Council), a project of Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE).

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