Fundamentals of Pricing

Market Abuse — Trade Compliance & Surveillance

About the online training programme

This training covers the fundamentals of ‘pricing’. It touches on the basics of the price formation process. Attention is given to the order book, order submission and deal making. Furthermore, attention is given to indices and settlement prices.

Course contents

This training covers the following topics:

  • Price formation
    • Price level vs. price volatility
    • Price drivers (fundamental & non-fundamental)
    • Orders book
      • Order submission, prioritization & execution
      • Orders types
  • Concepts & Terminology
    • Price correlation
    • Merit order
    • Mean-reversion
    • Seasonality
    • Negative prices
    • Spread
  • Price-indexation
    • Fixed price vs. Floating price
    • Reference, or benchmark
      • Settlement prices & their application
      • Indices
      • Calculation procedures

Learning Platform

€ 1,190

Access to all 80+ courses & exams
Validity 12 months

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About our Learning Platform

With no time-to-market, any learner can buy a licence for 365 days access. Alike Netflix, we provide 24/7 access to all listed courses and exams. Self-study in own time and at own pace, with instant certification upon passing an exam. Access-to-all is provided upon the purchase of a learning licence, one for each learner. Discount for group. Observe our ultra-quick customer on-boarding.

Our Purpose

Entrima provides 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

Entrima 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.