Energy Hedging Jargon

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

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At A Glance

Industry Segment Natural Gas, Oil, Power
Course Level Introductory
CPE Credits Not Applicable
DTN Credits Not Applicable
Competency Path Natural Gas, Oil, Power

What You Will Learn

Do you hedge a little or not at all? Do you support those operations or manage them? If so, now is the time to expand the depth of your knowledge. This critical online program introduces many topics that are of special interest to the energy hedging community. The program is filled with a wealth of valuable information for those in the energy trading world at all levels. Topics covered include:

  • The who, what and why of energy hedging
  • Hedging venues – futures, options and derivatives
  • Regulated exchanges
  • Category of trades – outright and spreads
  • Margin requirements
  • Contract settlement
  • Marked to market
  • Volatility
  • Money management
  • Stops and position limits
  • Fundamental and technical analysis
  • Trading systems
  • Human behavior

Who Should Attend

General Audience