About the online training programme

This course provides insight in the opening of a futures position and closing it. It also sets out the terminology long and short. Furthermore, the lessons allow to master the concept of rolling a futures position, by describing the process and touching upon related aspects.

Course Contents

This course covers the following videos:

  1. Introduction
  2. Opening transaction – Long & short position
  3. Closing transaction – Eliminate position
  4. Long versus short
  5. Rolling a futures position – Introduction
  6. Rolling a futures position – Investor or speculator
  7. Rolling a futures position – Hedger
  8. Rolling a futures position – The concept
  9. Rolling a futures position – Practical aspects
  10. Rolling a futures position – Roll yield
  11. Rolling a futures position – Forward curve structure
  12. Rolling a futures position – Rolling a short position
  13. Rolling a futures position – Rolling a long position
  14. Notional value
  15. Open interest

This course also includes examination and certification.

Reviews

The course provided a good explanation.

Mohammed Abi Afthab Olikathodi
Analyst Energy Data & Scenarios at Eurelectric

The most positive element of the course were the short informative lectures.

Olga Lysytsyna
Senior Consultant at E-Star

Content was good.

Maria Kramer
Operational Risk Manager at Statkraft

It is very informative and well described. The subtitles help.

Mohammed Abi Afthab Olikathodi
Analyst Energy Data & Scenarios at Eurelectric

Good illustration.

Nataliia Trofimova
Internal Auditor at DTEK