Forward Curves

This course is about the forward curve and explains what it is, what it indicates and how it is used by market participants. This course also sets out the concepts of contango and backwardation. Next, the cost of carry are included and the theory of the storage model is covered.

This course covers the following videos:

1. Price chart
2. Definition
3. Contango & backwardation
4. The storage model
5. Arbitrage
6. Convenience


Our Labels

Entrima and Market Abuse Centre (MAC) are the two labels we operate to provide learning services for professionals in the commodity & energy markets.

Content & Context

Entrima’s mission is to transfer knowledge regarding the business, controls & operations of parties in (or relating to) the wholesale markets.

Conduct & Culture

MAC’s mission is to facilitate the prevention & detection of misconduct and to foster proper behaviour in organisations. This is achieved via training, periodic updates and increased awareness.