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Energy Trading Jargon

This prerequisite program will give you an overview of the world of energy trading. The course is designed to help traders, managers and trading support personnel in the energy and trading industries gain a more detailed understanding of the instruments, tools and techniques available for energy trading. Program length: 105 Minutes.

Successful energy trading can add an enormous value to a firm, while a lack of understanding can easily lead to disastrous results. This means being knowledgeable about the latest tools, techniques and tactics available for hedging is a must. This program is step one in the knowledge building process.

You will leave this course with a solid and immediately useful understanding of:

  • What energy trading is all about.
  • Who trades energy and why.
  • A detailed review of trading terminology.
  • A review of the main important concepts in energy trading.
  • Words of wisdom that may improve your approach to trading.

This is one of the premier starter courses for understanding the world of energy trading. You will be exposed to many of the terms, concepts and do’s and don’ts used by many successful energy traders.

Access to the content will end 14 days after your first access. You can view the content as often as you like during the access period.

Full Course Description

This critical online program introduces many topics that are of special interest to the energy trading community. The program is filled with an extraordinary amount of valuable information for those with a requirement to support or understand trading. Topics covered include:

  • The basics and fundamentals of energy trading.
  • The vocabulary of trading.
  • The what, why, how and who of trading.
  • Market participants.
  • Market behavior.
  • All about CME NYMEX and ICE.
  • Real time trading examples for natural gas 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.
  • How these tools can be applied to the development of a successful trading program.

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