Commodities Trading Managerial Course

Course introduction

The course in Commodities Trading aims to offer an in-depth knowledge of the commodity market as well as of the purchase and sale of commodities in the financial markets.

The process of buying and selling commodities or natural resources on dedicated financial markets involves several participants, including individual traders, financial institutions, producers, consumers, and speculators.

Who is this course for?

The course is for managers and aspiring managers who want to build their knowledge in the financial field and acquire specific skills in commodity trading, with the aim of holding a position of responsibility within trading companies, financial institutions or companies operating in the commodities sector.

This is also suitable for individual traders.

What skills will you acquire?

With this course you will acquire the following skills:

  • Understanding of commodity markets
  • Analytical skills
  • Quick decision-making skills
  • Effective management of operational risk

Why join this course?

Commodity trading is a fundamental component of global financial markets that requires specific skills if you want to play a professional role in a company. This course will allow you to become an expert thanks to the theoretical training and then the practical internship.

Training programme

The Commodities Trading training course includes:

1. INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL in digital format

2. 6 FULL-IMMERSION TRAINING DAYS from 21 to 26 October 2024 in Rome

3. 3-month INTERNSHIP at a financial institution or commercial company

4. ProPLACEMENT SERVICE (your updated resume will be shared with our partner companies)

Study path

  • The position as commodities trader: skills and role in a company
  • Types of commodities (agricultural commodities, energy commodities, metals – such as gold, silver, copper, platinum and palladium – soft commodities…)
  • Trading instruments (Futures, EFTs…)
  • Market factors
  • Risk management
  • Technical and fundamental analysis
  • Communication procedures

Minimum access requirements

First-level degree in mathematics, physics, statistics, computer science, engineering, economics.

Good command of English.

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