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ABSR Research, LLC

1750 W, Ogden Ave

PO Box 2973

Naperville, IL 60540



ABSR Research, LLC

First and foremost, ABSR is an independent and unbiased commodity markets research and analysis firm. ABSR Research is not affiliated with any futures commission merchant, introducing broker or execution platform provider. Our sole mission is to provide best in class commodity markets research and next generation liquid commodity indices. The ABSR website is specifically designed to assist agricultural producers, end users and investment management participants research, plan, and manage their commodity exposures.

Commodity Marketing: At ABSR, we are taking the same proven market timing methodologies used by the most successful commodity trading firms and applying them to the unique marketing needs of commodity producers and end users. Subscribers receive our daily market brief highlighting market trends, fundamental factors and time sensitive price action as seen through the lens of our historical research. They also receive our proprietary marketing/trading advisory signals via our Marketing Dashboards to assist in making informed and historically proven market timing decisions. 

Commodity Indices:  ABSR has designed and developed a series of next generation liquid commodity indices specifically designed to be "investment quality". Unlike first generation commodity indices, the ABSR indices employ best in breed methodology in sector weightings, roll methodology, re-balance frequency and commodity seasonality.  ABSR provides indices covering Broad Commodities, Agriculture, Energy, and Metals sectors.  

Shawn Bingham, CAIA

Shawn Bingham, CAIA

 Founder: ABSR was created by Shawn W. Bingham, a 30 year veteran of the futures and options industry and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst. He has been a member of both the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Board Options Exchange. Shawn's past employment experience includes industry recognized firms Chicago Research & Trading, HSBC Securities and Prudential Financial. In 2005 Mr. Bingham co-founded Midwest Trading Partners, a National Futures Association registered commodity trading advisory firm located outside of Chicago, Illinois. In 2006 Midwest was awarded a coveted Top Ten Advisor program designation for performance by Managed Accounts Reports (MarHedge). Through his career Mr. Bingham has provided advisory, execution, and managed account services for multinational banks, investment banks, hedge funds, HNW/family offices, Fortune 500 companies and global reserve banks.