This entry-level workshop outlines the basics of how the financial markets in electricity derivatives work, examining the financial products available for managing risks arising from the spot market
By learning the basics of the spot market and how risk arising in this market can be managed via financial market products, you will gain an appreciation of how these two areas interact. The workshop will also identify typical participants and the drivers of their participation, and explain the financial market deal cycle. Finally, it will examine current trends, particularly in regulation, and their potential impact on the market.
Tim Dutton, Director - Trading and Compliance
Nick Denman, Director - Risk and Analytics
Dr Elliot Tonkes, Senior Risk Consultant
This course will be of particular value and relevance if you are new to a role that exposes you to financial markets in electricity or work for a spot market participant in a technical, operational or administrative role but would like to build a better understanding of how this market operates.
Participating in this workshop will equip you to:
Tim [the presenter] was a great presenter who really knows his stuff.
This provided a great general overview of electricity markets and hedging.
Excellent explanation of physical and derivative markets.
The presenters knowledge was invaluable.