OIL TRADERS’ SPRING SCHOOL

02.03.20 - 06.03.20
Almaty, Kazakhstan
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Overview

Oil Traders’ School Confidence – the leading integrated training and professional development course for traders, commercial management of oil and gas companies, operators.

SPRING SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • How crude markets work. Global supply and demand
  • Refining economics. Crude selection. Understanding Crude Assay
  • Refined products markets overview, regional specifics, refined products hedging
  • Managing shipping risks. Accumulation and storage
  • Handling demurrage quality and quantity claims
  • Role of B/L in trading operations
  • Understanding the implications of market structure on trading positions
  • Hedging physical arbitrage deals
  • Futures, swaps and CFDs
  • Use of exchange-traded and OTC instruments
  • Speculative trading strategies

These and many other topics will be discussed during interactive exercises and integrated trading games.

Programme

PHISICAL TRADING AND OPTIMISATION OF OPERATIONAK ISSUES:

CRUDE MARKETS

TRADING STRATEGIES

BLENDING

REFINED PRODUCTS

ARBITRAGE AND STORAGE

HEDGING TOOLS – A DETAILED OVERVIEW: USING HEDGING TOOLS IN SPECIFIC CRUDE AND PRODUCT

OTC ENERGY DERIVATIVES

SPREADS. TIME SPREADS

SHIPPING / DEMURRAGE / WORLDSCALE