Energy Trading for the Non-Trader

Overview

Join Richard Weissman, energy trader and highly acclaimed author with more than years of real-world trading experience for this two-day introduction to the fascinating world of energy trading. What is a day in the life of an energy trader? What types of tools and techniques do they use? Do you know how these tools and techniques relate to your job? Why is there so much focus on CME Group’s NYMEX and ICE? How do these exchanges work?

These are just some of the areas covered in this action-packed, comprehensive training program designed for non-traders


Why You Should Attend
We’ll explore the nuances and quirks of the energy markets, the risks and rewards across various sectors, and develop a macro view designed to improve your understanding of what makes a successful trading program in today’s volatile energy markets.

What You Will Learn

  • The basics of energy trading
  • Energy trading vocabulary
  • The what, why, how, and who of energy trading
  • What types of activities are entailed in the generic job title, “energy trader?”
  • The history of energy trading markets
  • What moves energy prices
  • What are the most popular trades in today’s energy markets and why?
  • The ins and outs of technical and fundamental analysis
  • The role of CME Group’s NYMEX and ICE
  • Real-time trading examples for various energy products
  • How various tools and techniques work and contribute to a successful trading program