The Coal Trading Association announces a new training class: Advanced Fundamentals of Coal Trading. The class will be September 18-19 in Houston, TX, at the Intercontinental Hotel. The registration fee for CTA members will be $250, and for nonmembers $450.
Online registration is available from the CTA’s website on the Events page (www.coaltrade.org). Class size is limited. Rooms are available at the Intercontinental Hotel for the discounted rate of $179 a night by calling 800-316-8645 and asking for the Coal Trading Association group rate.
The one-day training class will begin with a reception on Thursday, September 18. The class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday. September 19.
The course is intended for people who have already taken the Fundamentals of Coal Trading class or others in the industry who would benefit from a more in-depth and sophisticated look at the trading industry. Course participants will learn the nuts and bolts approach to using the instruments in OTC and futures markets covered in the Fundamentals Course in their trading and hedging strategies.
Steve Doyle, a former trader who now provides the energy and financial sectors with research and risk management consulting, will teach the class. He is also the author of the highly regarded Coal Trading Handbook.