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Trading Fundamentals Discover the basics of trading, what it is, who participates in it and what people actually trade. Delve into the world of risk management and trading discipline.
Derivatives & Spreads Learn what derivatives are and how they are used by traders. The courses introduce spread trading, forward curves and market structure.
Physical Trading These courses introduce the world of physical trading. Why it is different from trading derivatives, how it creates opportunities for a trading organizations and how they manage risk.
Physical Trading Opportunities Storage and arbitrage trading opportunities are identified, explained and the risks involved highlighted in these courses.
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Trading Fundamentals – Oil

Description:

This introductory course will cover the basics of trading, what it is, who participates in it and what people actually trade from an Oil perspective. It also delves into the world of risk management and trading discipline. It is recommended that this module is the first in the series to be completed, particularly for those users new to the subject area.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- why people trade; common trading terms and phrases and what they mean; the different types of Oil contracts that people trade; what is risk and how do traders manage risk; trading best practise.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Trading Fundamentals – Gas & Power

Description:

This introductory course will cover the basics of trading, what it is, who participates in it and what people actually trade from a Gas & Power perspective. It also delves into the world of risk management and trading discipline.

It is recommended that this module is the first in the series to be completed, particularly for those users new to the subject area.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- why people trade; common trading terms and phrases and what they mean; the different types of Gas & Power contracts that people trade; what is risk and how do traders manage risk; trading best practise.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Gas & Power
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Derivatives and Spreads - Oil

Description:

This course will go into more detail around what derivatives are and how they are used by traders. It will also introduce the concept of spread trading, forward curves and market structure.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- the differences between the four main types of derivative contract; how traders use derivatives in their day to day roles; what spread trading is and why it is becoming so popular; what is meant by the phrase forward curve; what is market structure and how do traders use it to make money.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Derivatives and Spreads - Gas & Power

Description:

This course will go into more detail around what derivatives are and how they are used by traders. It will also introduce the concept of spread trading, forward curves and market structure.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- the differences between the four main types of derivative contract; how traders use derivatives in their day to day roles; what spread trading is and why it is becoming so popular; what is meant by the phrase forward curve; what is market structure and how do traders use it to make money.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Gas & Power
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Physical Trading of Crude Oil and Products

Description:

This course will introduce the world of physical oil trading. Why it is different from trading derivatives and how it creates opportunities for a trading organisation.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- common physical delivery terms; supply/demand drivers for physical Crude and Products trading; contractual considerations for Physical Crude and Products trading; how physical cargoes are priced; how traders make money from trading differentials.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Crude Oil & Products Hedging

Description:

This course will introduce the concept of hedging physical cargoes using derivatives, the different exposures created by alternative pricing terms and bases and how these can be effectively managed by a trader.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- what basis risk is; how using derivatives to hedge is used by physical Oil traders to offset price risk; the difference between hedging fixed price and floating priced cargoes; how and why hedges are dynamically adjusted as the risk profile of the underlying physical cargo changes.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Storage of Crude Oil & Products - FREE

Description:

This course will explain how traders use storage to extract value from a forward curve along with the general economics and terminology that are involved with Oil storage trading.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- what storage is and how it is used by different groups; storage economics and common associated terms; how market structure affects a traders decision to store oil.

Duration:

Approx.45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £0
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Storage of Natural Gas

Description:

This course will explain how traders use storage to extract value from a forward curve along with the general economics and terminology that are involved with natural gas storage trading.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- what storage is and how it is used by different groups; storage economics and common associated terms; how market structure affects a traders decision to store natural gas and how a trader will optimise storage to extract value.

Duration:

Approx.60 mins

  • Gas & Power
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Pipelines and Power Interconnectors

Description:

This course will explain how the physical links between markets are valued and how traders can extract additional value through the optimisation of these assets.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- what pipelines and power interconnectors are and how they are used by different groups; interconnector economics and common associated terms; what fixed/variable costs are and how they impact traders decisions and how a trader uses derivatives to optimise pipelines and power interconnectors.

Duration:

Approx.60 mins

  • Gas & Power
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Advanced Storage of Crude Oil & Products

Description:

This course examines how storage is hedged and optimised effectively when the physical cargoes have floating prices. It looks at the difference between the intrinsic and extrinsic values of storage and how this changes as the forward curve moves.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- how fixed and floating priced cargoes affect how a storage play is hedged; choosing the correct instrument to hedge a storage play; what is meant by intrinsic and extrinsic value and how this changes according to market structure.

Duration:

45-60 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £75
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Introduction to Physical Arbitrage of Crude Oil & Products

Description:

This course will provide you with an introduction to arbitrage, what it is, how it is executed and the financial benefits of completing an arbitrage transaction.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- what arbitrage is; how it is conducted; chartering terms; economics of arbitrage transactions.

Duration:

Approx. 45 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £50
  • Anywhere
  • Online

Advanced Physical Arbitrage of Crude Oil & Products

Description:

This course examines the different risk profiles created in arbitrage transactions when the oil contracts have floating prices. It explains how traders manage the initial risk on these transactions and then how the hedges are adjusted as the physical cargoes price in/out.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- the difference between fixed and floating priced arbitrage; how hedging can lock in any margin when cargoes have floating prices; how to choose the correct hedging instrument and then hedge at the appropriate time; when to unwind any hedges and the consequences of not doing so.

Duration:

Approx. 45-60 mins

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £75
  • Anywhere
  • Online

ICE Crude Oil & Product Trading Programmes

Description:

The course covers physical oil, oil product markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the crude oil and products markets.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- basics of oil markets and trading best practice; Brent futures, BFOE and Dated Brent; physical products and crude; refining; forward markets and time spreads; storage optionality and optimisation; trading futures using technicals; hedging & floating prices; geographies and arbitrage; freight and hedging arbitrage.

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £2,500
  • Singapore
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

18  – 20 Sept 2019

ICE Crude Oil & Product Trading Programmes

Description:

The course covers physical oil, oil product markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the crude oil and products markets.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- basics of oil markets and trading best practice; Brent futures, BFOE and Dated Brent; physical products and crude; refining; forward markets and time spreads; storage optionality and optimisation; trading futures using technicals; hedging & floating prices; geographies and arbitrage; freight and hedging arbitrage.

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £2,500
  • London
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

13 – 15 November 2019

ICE Gas & Power Trading Program

Description:

The course covers gas markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the gas markets.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- flat price trading; spread trading; pipelines; storage.

  • Gas & Power
  • £2,500
  • London
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

19 – 21 June 2019

ICE Gas & Power Trading Program

Description:

The course covers gas markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the gas markets.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- flat price trading; spread trading; pipelines; storage.

  • Gas & Power
  • £2,500
  • London
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

4 – 6 December 2019

LNG Trading & Hedging

Description:

The course covers physical LNG, gas markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the LNG market.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- Global LNG Market Developments; Mechanics of shipping and operations; Mechanics of trading; LNG Trading Opportunities; Risk management and forward curves; Managing LNG complexities; Advanced trading and pricing strategies.

  • LNG
  • £3,690
  • Singapore
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

16 – 18 October 2019

LNG Trading & Hedging

Description:

The course covers physical LNG, gas markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the LNG market.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- Global LNG Market Developments; Mechanics of shipping and operations; Mechanics of trading; LNG Trading Opportunities; Risk management and forward curves; Managing LNG complexities; Advanced trading and pricing strategies.

  • LNG
  • £2,750
  • London
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

23 – 25 October 2019

LNG Trading from Strategy to Practice

Description:

The course helps attendees meet the challenges of LNG Trading which is the most dynamic area of the fast growing LNG industry. Providing context of a market that is rapidly expanding, building an understanding of changing regional flows, building an understanding of traditional and unique hedging instruments and specialised contracts. The course is an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique three day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. This programme provides an outstanding solution through the combined efforts of facilitators drawing on their experience in Energy Trading, LNG consulting, brokerage and intelligence services.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- Global LNG Market Developments; Mechanics of trading; LNG Trading Opportunities; Optimisation of LNG Storage and Shipping; Contractual procedures of LNG Trading; Risk management and forward curves; Managing LNG complexities; Advanced trading and pricing strategies.

  • LNG
  • USD $4,000
  • Singapore
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

11 – 13 June 2019

International Oil Trader Academy - Module 2

Description:

The course covers physical oil, oil product markets and electronic trading using an innovative programme that utilises a revolutionary trading simulator that ensures practical hands on experience of ‘real market scenarios’ in a unique five day learning experience. It is an opportunity to expand your network by learning alongside candidates from various companies and backgrounds. The course facilitators are former traders who will develop your ability to understand and trade the crude oil and products markets.  Participation in complex individual and team simulations.

Objective:

After completion of this course you will understand:- basics of oil markets and trading best practice; Brent futures, BFOE and Dated Brent; physical products and crude; refining; refining margins; cracks; forward markets; swaps; time spreads; storage optionality and optimisation; trading futures using technicals; hedging & floating prices; geographies and arbitrage; freight and hedging arbitrage.

  • Oil – Crude & Products
  • £3,500
  • London
  • Face-to-face
Dates available: 

29 – 2 August 2019

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