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Our Webinars

Gold Market: Insights from the trading floor to the screen - In-person Seminar
Thursday, May 23, 2024
15:00 - 17:00
Speaker
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William Purpura

Key takeaways:

·        Thinking about the Markets

·        Rational vs Behavioral Models

·        Cognitive biases, how do weprocess them?

·        Trends and the power of price

·        Risk and money management

·        Journey from the trading floorsto the screen—lessons on trading edges

·        Current state of the goldmarket—the recent shift in price drivers

·        Using COMEX futures andoptions—concepts and tools

Mastering Futures Trading: A Comprehensive Webinar Series - Session 3
Thursday, May 2, 2024
15:00 - 16:00 GST
Speaker
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Brannigan Barrett

Key takeaways:

• Current Market Themes (macro fundamentals)

• Key Correlations driving markets

• Market Consensus Positioning

• Key tradeable opportunities

• Upcoming Risks

Mastering Futures Trading: A Comprehensive Webinar Series - Session 2
Thursday, April 18, 2024
15:00 - 16:00 GST
Speaker
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Brannigan Barrett

Key takeaways:

• Current Market Themes (macro fundamentals)

• Key Correlations driving markets

• Market Consensus Positioning

• Key tradeable opportunities

• Upcoming Risks

Mastering Futures Trading: A Comprehensive Webinar Series - Session 1
Thursday, April 4, 2024
15:00 - 16:00 GST
Speaker
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Brannigan Barrett

Key takeaways:

Current Market Themes (macro fundamentals)

Key Correlations driving markets

Market Consensus Positioning

Key tradeable opportunities

Upcoming Risks

Introduction to the London Metal Exchange (LME) - In-person Seminar for Professional Traders
Wednesday, February 28, 2024
15:30 - 17:30 GST
Speaker
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Joe Vu, Senior Vice President & Head of Financial Sales, Asia of the LME Group

Key takeaways:

- LME introduction;

- Understanding LMEs market structure;

- Navigating liquidity points;

- Growth in ferrous;

- What's next for the LME.

This event is intended only for Professional Clients and no other Person should act upon it.

Short-Dated Options
Thursday, January 25, 2024
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Webinar's agenda:

  • Basic of options related to short-dated options.
  • Options on Futures at CME Group.
  • American vs European Options.
  • Short vs long dated options.
  • Examples: precious metals, energy, equity indices.

Building A Trading Plan
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Dubai Time)
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Agenda:

  • Economic release calendar
  • CFTC Commitment of Traders Report
  • Price charting function
  • QuikStrike tools
  • CVOL tool
Deep Dive Into Derivatives: Trading Techniques
Thursday, November 9, 2023
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Dubai Time)
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Key takeaways:

1. Contract specifications: E-Minis

2. Spread Trading: Futures vs Options:

a) Energy

b) Metals

c) Equities

The Marketplace: Exchange Fundamentals
Thursday, October 26, 2023
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Dubai Time)
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Key takeaways:

  • Participants: the role of hedgers and speculators.
  • Technology: An electronic marketplace.
  • Risk: The function of the clearing house.
  • Liquidity: What makes a market.
  • The journey of a trade: From execution to settlement and a lot more.

Economic Update: What to Look For?
Thursday, October 12, 2023
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Dubai Time)
Speaker
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Erik Norland

Key takeaways:

1. An overview of macroeconomic factors driving the market

2. Understanding how macroeconomics affects the correlation between asset classes.

Possible Trading Strategies
Thursday, May 11, 2023
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Key takeaways:

  • Directional trades
  • Volatility trades
  • Hedging Adverse Price Risk
  • CMED Demo
  • CMEGroup.com Tools and Resources

Pricing Fundamentals
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Key takeaways:

• The “greeks”: delta, gamma, vega, theta

• Put/call parity

• Volatility skew

Foundational Principles of Options Trading
Tuesday, April 25, 2023
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Speaker
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David Gibbs

Key takeaways:

• Options versus futures

• Definitions of options terms

• Moneyness of an option position

• Exercise and assignment, margining

• Volatilities, defined

• Risk/reward structure

Commodities
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Speaker
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Erik Norland

Key takeaways: 

  • Will the Fed’s tightening cycle create an explosion of volatility in 2023?
  • Could the Fed slash rates in 2023 and send gold & silver soaring?
  • How China’s crosscurrents (slowing property sector versus easing COVID restrictions) could impact commodities? 
  • Are vegetable oils leading indicators of crude oil prices?
  • How concerned should we be about the inventories of crude oil and crude oil products?

Equities
Friday, November 11, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Speaker
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Erik Norland

Ket takeaways:

• Are U.S. equity markets overvalued? If so, by how much?

• What is the relationship between equity and bond markets?  How do they influence one another?

• Is the traditional 60/40 equity/bond portfolio dead?

• How could U.S. mid-term elections impact the U.S. equity markets?

• How could small caps (Russell 2000) and tech stocks (NASDAQ 100) perform relative to the S&P 500?

Energies
Monday, October 17, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Speaker
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Erik Norland

Key takeaways: 

  • The evolution of production and inventories in the crude oil market including the U.S. Petroleum reserve.
  • The relationship between crude oil and agricultural goods prices.
  • The impact of highly varied natural gas prices - Lithium, cobalt, and storing energy from solar and wind. 
  • China’s influence on the price of oil and other commodities.
  • The relationship between oil and metals prices.