Investment Education PLC

Energy Markets & Derivatives
Last Updated - 23 December 2008
Todays Date -
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Duration 2 days
Fee Available as an in-house tailored course

Background & Objectives

Oil and Gas markets have recently shown explosive growth which many believe will continue over the next few years.  Less noticed has been the interesting and fruitful development of the Electricity and Carbon Emissions Derivatives Markets.


This 2 day course provides a coherent overview of the Trading and Derivatives available on all the major Energy products.  A basic knowledge of Traded Futures and Options is assumed - but not of these products. 





-         Hedge Funds looking at alternative products

-         Oil, Gas and Utility company executives

-     Energy & Commodity Traders considering new areas

-         Fund Managers wishing to widen their investment range

-         Private bankers and Pension Fund Advisors

-         Operations and Back Office staff

-         Accountants, Compliance and Auditors

-         IT Executives designing systems for processing these products

-         Government Regulators




Background to Energy Pricing & Derivatives

Oil Markets & Derivatives


The Coal Markets


Natural Gas Markets & Derivatives


Electricity Markets 

Carbon Markets & Emissions Trading