This course provides an in-depth examination of price risk mitigation tools and techniques that will help you survive and even thrive in today’s volatile agriculture markets. Learn which hedging tools are best suited to various market environments. Understand the benefits and limitations of each hedge instrument and how best to apply them given your company’s view of outright price risk as well as basis risk.
Why You Should Attend
Have you hedged too early? Applied suboptimal trading tools? Are you familiar with all the hedging instruments used in today’s agricultural markets? Let Richard Weissman, a world-renowned author and specialist in agricultural risk management, share techniques, analysis and insights that only his thirty-plus years of trading and risk management experience can bring. You’ll gain a practical understanding of outright price risk, basis risk and optionality risk as well as the pros and cons of mitigating each of these risks.
What You Will Learn