This in-depth examination of agricultural futures and options is presented by Richard Weissman, an agricultural derivatives trader and highly acclaimed author with over 30 years of real-world trading experience. Learn what derivatives are, how they work, how they’re used, and where they are traded. Understand the benefits and limitations of each instrument and how they can be applied to speculative trading and commercial hedging strategies.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
What are the pros and cons of hedging with various types of derivatives? What are the benefits and drawbacks to hedging with options as opposed to linear derivatives? How can swaps help hedgers match their physical consumption and marketing profiles? Why are exchange-traded futures the “gold standard” for commercial hedgers? How are the risks and rewards measured? We’ll cover all of this and more during this dynamic three-day course.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN