Advanced Oil Trading and Price Risk Management

In (United Arab Emirates)

£ 2,250 VAT inc.


  • Typology

    Intensive course

  • Level


  • Class hours


  • Duration

    3 Days

  • Start

    Different dates available


Upon the completion of the course each participant will be issued by International Business House Certificate fully accredited by British Energy Institute's approvals panel. 24 CPE credits awarded for this course.





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Course will be held in Dubai from 26th to 28th of November 2014. This comprehensive course is comprised of an intensive 3-day programme that will provide delegates with advanced trading techniques applicable to the management of price risk in international oil trading. The course is designed to build an in-depth understanding of hedging instruments and how to use them to manage the price risks involved in oil trading in different markets.

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  • IT risk
  • Trading
  • Risk
  • Risk Management
  • Risk manager
  • Risk Strategy
  • Analysis
  • Advanced Oil Trading
  • Price Risk Management

Teachers and trainers (1)

Chris  Heilpern

Chris Heilpern


Chris Heilpern traded oil and energy in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia during a career that spanned eighteen years. He has worked for an oil major, a top trading company, and investment banks. He has extensive experience in supply and trading for refining systems as well as the challenges of running proprietary physical trading books in Europe, Africa, and Asia. His experience was rounded out with several years of trading derivatives for investment banks in the Asia-Pacific region. Since leaving trading in 2008 Chris has taught finance and trading at top French business schools,

Course programme

DAY 1 - 26 November

  • Understanding exposure
  • The long and short of it
  • Hedging in trading
  • Futures contracts
  • Hedging with futures
  • Swap contracts
  • Hedging with swaps

DAY 2 - 27 November

  • The specifics of crude oil price risk
  • Brent / Dubai and Oman futures
  • Futures, forwards and CFD's
  • Locking in time value on cargoes
  • The differential risk and Ural hedging
  • Quick review of freight values
  • Setting up arbitrage positions to the East

DAY 3 - 28 November

  • Product price risk
  • Swaps and futures for products
  • Trading EFP's in European markets
  • Arbitrage positions and how to manage them
  • Trading EFS's
  • Crack spread trading

Additional information

Advanced Oil Trading and Price Risk Management

Advanced Oil Trading and Price Risk Management

£ 2,250 VAT inc.