VIRTUAL FLEX SERIES: Introduction to Trading & Hedging Energy Futures

As part of our Flex Series, this 2 hour live instructor led virtual course provides an introduction to what hedging is, why it's used and some common trading approaches. This is the second in a series of three courses that makes up our 'Introduction to Futures & Options' pathway. The other two modules in the series are:
- Introduction to Futures & the Clearing Process
- Introduction to Options
On completion of all three sections, you can take an assessment towards pathway Certification.

During these challenging times, all virtual courses are being offered at a discounted rate.
Enter code: C2020 on the booking form when checking out.

This virtual course is one of the ICE Education LIVE programs. We provide:
1. Pre-course: Access to the ICE Education learning platform for any on-demand primer content.
2. Live Virtual Sessions: Trainer led live video sessions (as per the outline below). These are short focused sessions with practical activity and interaction throughout.
3. Post-course: On-demand content remains available and you can also sign up for additional sessions. Completion of a study pathway will trigger the availability of the optional certification assessment.

Course Information

Price £250 + VAT
Duration 1 day
Location Virtual
Available Dates
Jun 10 2020  Register Now

Who Should Attend

  • New traders and brokers
  • New entrants to the futures and options markets
  • Support and operations people involved in the energy markets
  • Sales and marketing personnel
  • Individuals working in organisations such as: trading companies, banks, brokers, oil producers, consumers, refiners, distribution companies, government and associated organisations.

Booking Information

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7065 7706

Course Content

  • 09.15 - 09.30 How session will work and Welcome

  • 09.30 - 10.20 Session 1

- Why and how to hedge using futures

- Calculating profit & loss

- Trade types: ICE Block, EFP/EFS

  • 10.20 - 10.30 Break
  • 10.30 - 11.20 Session 2

- What are spreads?

- Types: Time, Arb & Crack spread

- Ways to trade spreads

  • 11.20 - 11.30 Session Review:

- Review of key learning points

- Q&A