Options – Real Options

Derivatives — Markets & Trading

About the online training programme

This course explains what real options concern. It is set out that the right to undertake a certain business initiative can be modelled in terms of financial options. In particular, this can be applied to physical assets in the portfolio of commodity or energy players, or their supply contracts. This way, the risks can be identified better, alike hedging them. Besides, the valuation of these assets also becomes easier.

Course Contents

This course covers the following video lessons:

  1. Introduction
  2. Project size – Option to expand
  3. Project size – Option to contract
  4. Project size – Option to expand or contract
  5. Project life & timing – Growth options
  6. Project life & timing – Option to initiate
  7. Project life & timing – Option to abandon
  8. Project life & timing – Sequencing option
  9. Project operations – Output mix option
  10. Project operations – Input mix option
  11. Project operations – Operating scale options
  12. The real option approach – DCF & NPV
  13. The real option approach – Financial options versus real options

This course also includes examination and certification.

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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.