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Hedging with LME Options: One Day

Euromoney Learning
Course summary
Professional Training
1 day
1,125 USD
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Course description

Hedging with LME Options: One Day

This course represents module 3 of the Introduction to the London Metal Exchange and Hedging: Three Days

This workshop-based course is designed to introduce you to the terminology and characteristics of traded options, the principles of how option pricing models work, and hedging strategies. It will highlight how the theory of hedging with options can be implemented at an organisational level.

It is essential for those who require a comprehensive understanding of the terminology and characteristics of traded options and TAPOs (Traded Average Price Options) and the outcome of using different hedging strategies.

Is this course for you?

This course is suitable for you if you have little or no knowledge of traded options and want to know more about the use of options as a price risk management tool in the metal industry.

What will you learn

  • Learn about options market participants and their risk profiles
  • Develop a knowledge of option hedging strategies and their outcomes
  • Learn the practical skills required when applying options theory to hedging scenarios in our interactive workshop

Benefits for your organisation

Organisations can benefit from having employees who fully understand how to use traded options as part of a price risk management programme.

Suitability - Who should attend?


Previous knowledge of the LME and LME future contracts.

Who should attend

This course is ideal for delegates with little or no knowledge of non-ferrous metals futures and metals options and the management of price risk on the LME. It is aimed at miners, producers, smelters, refiners and recyclers; brokers, bankers, financiers, treasurers, CFOs, controllers and financial risk advisors; traders and merchants; fabricators and end users.

Note - A good level of spoken and written English is required to attend this course. Delegates should be of an intermediate standard in English at a minimum. Please refer to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages - as a guide the level required is B2.

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