Asset Based Commodity Trading

- Risk-adjusted management of open positions
- Experience with volatile markets and friction
- Self-assessment of own trading performance

The Trading Room at the University of St.Gallen (Tellstrasse 2) opened its doors in August 2015. 21 terminals are available, equipped with the latest trading system for real-time and simulated trading sessions.

The lecture is divided into 3 parts:

  1. Introduction to the markets and trading tools
  2. Trading sessions
  3. Performance measurements and discussions

The focus of the lecture is on the risk-adjusted management of open positions by trading instruments for commodities in volatile markets, including oil, gas and electricity.