INTL FCStone will host a two-day pure education Winter Grain Merchandiser Risk Academy, February 26-27, 2019, in West Des Moines, Iowa. This introductory program will help those new to Grain Merchandising gain a solid foundation of merchandising and price-risk management concepts. This program will focus on the fundamentals of Cash, Futures, Options and OTC markets. It will also provide practical applications for key merchandising concepts including:
- Basis, Spreads and Hedging
- Customer Contracts
- Grain Origination
- New Market Technology
- Market Outlook
In addition to the practical interactive training, you’ll have the invaluable opportunity to network with industry peers.
Who Should Attend?
About the Host:
This program is ideal for new grain merchandisers and back-office staff or senior management who need a general understanding of price-risk management. Additionally, senior-level college students who want to jump-start a Grain Merchandising career will get first-hand theoretical and practical knowledge along with exposure to seasoned merchandisers.
INTL FCStone Financial Inc.’s FCM Division provides full-service, 24-hour futures and options brokerage, advisory, clearing and execution services on all major commodity exchanges worldwide. We add value for clients across a variety of financial markets by helping them to systematically identify and quantify exposures to commodity price risks.