CPM is a commodities research, consulting, investment banking and asset management company. CPM is focused on the fundamental analysis of global commodities markets. For twenty one years, CPM's research team has consisted of independent, experienced analysts who dedicate their time to the use of primary data and statistics compiled during the company's history. CPM’s market contacts around the world provide information and insight that enables CPM’s research group to formulate unique market analyses and forecasts. CPM research bolsters and complements the other services we provide to clients, including asset management, investment banking and commodities management.
CPM Group was founded in 1986 by Jeffrey M. Christian. Mr. Christian was previously the head of commodities research at J. Aron & Company, which was acquired by Goldman Sachs & Co. Mr. Christian formed CPM group through a management buy-out of the commodities research group of Goldman, Sachs & Co. with the vision to provide independent market leading research on the commodities markets to a variety of customers ranging from sovereign governments to investment funds.