Company Overview

WEATHER INDE (PTY) LTD is an authorised financial services provider with Licence No 45071. We have a Category I licence which authorises us to render advice and intermediary services in the following financial products: Securities – Derivative instruments. We are regulated by the Financial Services Board in terms of the FAIS Act of 2002.

BVG securities started the weather derivatives project in 2012 and started trading weather derivatives under the WeatherInDe brand in 2016 and is proud to be the first company in South Africa to offer weather derivatives on a commercial basis. Our sister company, BVG Commodities (Pty) Ltd (“BVG”), was founded by Chris Venter as Bosveldgraan in 1997. BVG is a commodities brokerage specialising in trading agricultural and financial futures and options through the Derivatives Division of the JSE Ltd. Since 1997, BVG has become a market leader in risk management within the agri sector, providing market participants with high-end risk management products – now also including weather derivatives.

Hans Smit

Hans Smit

Pieter Hurter

Pieter Hurter