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Energy Trading Fundamentals

In two dynamic, information-packed days, you’ll develop a solid foundation in energy trading as you examine all of the instruments, tools and techniques available to the energy trader today. You’ll explore the nuances and quirks specific to the energy markets. You’ll understand the risks and rewards across sectors and develop a macro view designed to improve your timing and help both hedgers and traders to develop a successful strategy!

Full Course Description

Topics covered include:

  • The basics and fundamentals of energy trading including the what, why, how and who of energy trading markets.
  • Technical and fundamental analysis; how and when to combine the two.
  • Real-time trading examples for all products in the energy infrastructure using the various technical tools and techniques.
  • What the various energy trading instruments, tools and techniques are, and what is encompassed in the profession of energy trading.
  • How all of the tools and techniques work from the perspective of both professional speculators and commercial hedgers in energy markets.

This course is applicable to all levels of the energy infrastructure: oil, natural gas, electricity and coal. Individuals in every functional area of responsibility in all energy industries whose decisions have significant financial impact will benefit from this program. Managers from areas such as marketing, sales, manufacturing, engineering, supply and distribution, trading risk management, purchasing, financial and accounting will all find the course highly beneficial.

Industry Segment
Course Level
Introductory to Intermediate
CPE Credits
EMI Credits