A dedicated, full service team of commodity experts


RBC Capital Markets’ Commodities Group provides leading international sales and trading capabilities focused on petroleum products (including crude oil, heating oil, residual fuel oil, jet fuel, and gasoline), financial and physical natural gas, carbon emissions, base and precious metals, agricultural products and electricity markets. Our strong North American and European commodities presence, and long history in various aspects of the oil and gas industry, allows us to provide clients with timely insights and required liquidity.


In addition to providing superior execution, we work with clients to:

  • Develop risk management strategies;
  • Design emission and greenhouse gas credit trading strategies;
  • Structure commodity-based transactions;
  • Originate commodity-linked notes; and,
  • Create commodity-related investment vehicles.

Our Focus Areas

OilOil - Coverage of major crude oil and refined product markets. GasNatural Gas - Physical and financial capabilities across major trading hubs.
PowerPower - Access to all major power markets in Canada and the U.S.
Carbon TradingCarbon - Operating in all of the major markets with full trading capabilities.

AgricultureAgriculture - OTC derivative capabilities and financing structures in major agricultural products.

CoalCoal - Coverage in major markets in both financial and physical coal.

PreciousMetalsPrecious Metals - Comprehensive suite of Precious Metals services. Base Metals - OTC derivative capabilities and financing structures in base metals.
Investor SolutionsInvestor Solutions - Index and bespoke investor products across the commodity spectrum.