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Introduction to the Energy Market

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The objective of this course is to provide an introduction into the energy markets, correlations, their uses and how to trade them. We will then look at how to create a trading plan and risk management, finishing with a practical trading session.

10.30 Introduction to Alpha Academic and today’s course

10.45 Physical and futures markets

11.15 Participants in the energy market

11.45 Products, their uses and exchange contract specifications

12.15 Futures- how to trade them: outright positions and strategies

13.00 Lunch

13.45 Key fundamentals and influences on the energy market

14.30 How to create a trading plan

15.00 Product correlations

15.30 Risk Management

16.00 Practical trading session using a professional trading system, including technical analysis.

17:15 Q&A