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Attend the 2018 Grain Merchandising Risk Academy in Chicago, Illinois

OABA members receive discount on registration


INTL FCStone Financial Inc. will be hosting the 2018 Grain Merchandising Risk Academy in Chicago, Illinois on August 1-3, 2018. Global grain markets are increasingly volatile and complex, which can lead to growing challenges for grain and feed merchandisers and originators. For those of you new to this role, either recent graduates or those transitioning into a merchandising role, it can be confusing without a proper introduction to the world of price risk management. 

To help you establish a solid merchandising foundation, INTL FCStone has developed a three-day pure education program. The Grain Merchandising Risk Academy will cover the Cash, Futures, Options and OTC markets to improve your command of key industry concepts, from a theoretical and practical perspective.

Covered Topics:

  • Importance of Price Risk Management to your firm and your customers
  • Working knowledge of Basis, Spreads & Margin
  • Originating Cash Market Contracts
  • Enhanced Grain Origination Techniques
  • Futures, Options, Cash & OTC Markets
  • Record Keeping

OABA members can receive a special $100 discount off the registration fee using the Discount Code G&F. Click here for more information and to register. 

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