Introduction to Crude Oil & Products Hedging

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 Derivatives and Spreads – Oil

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

Trading Fundamentals – Oil​

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