Top Energy Derivatives Trader Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for an Energy Derivatives Trader. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Energy Derivatives Trader resumes they appeared on. For example, 14.6% of Energy Derivatives Trader resumes contained Futures Contracts as a skill. Let's find out what skills an Energy Derivatives Trader actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Energy Derivatives Trader resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Futures Contracts

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Here's how Futures Contracts is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Traded EURIBOR Futures Contracts at London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE).
  • Executed buy and sell order on futures contracts using technical analysis methodologies.
  • Monitor supply/demand and macroeconomic commodities news, assessing movement in futures contracts.
  • Analyzed daily Municipal futures contracts, determined risk exposure.
  • Managed and traded over $5 million dollars in 30-year, 10-year, and 5-year bond futures contracts.
  • Used chart analysis to determine market entry and exit points when buying and selling futures contracts.

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2. Options Portfolio

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Here's how Options Portfolio is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Provided pricing to customers and liquidity to the market while trading an interest rate options portfolio.
  • Managed [ ] VAR Nepool, WECC, and MISO options portfolio.

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3. Derivative Products

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Here's how Derivative Products is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Worked in group of three, responsible for $15M risk capital, trading exchange-traded energy derivative products.
  • Traded OTC options and derivative products on U.S. Government Securities.

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4. Equity

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Here's how Equity is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Traded equity index futures and identified arbitrage opportunities in related securities.
  • Traded global foreign exchange, fixed-income, equity and commodity derivatives.
  • Managed market risk via energy and equity spread strategies (HOGO, Crude, Nat Gas S&P/Russell).
  • Developed many of my own trading strategies as well as learning the different strategies traded by Positive Equity.
  • Designed and managed spread/outright strategies in Equity, Interest Rate and Commodity Futures.
  • Performed daily accounting Profit and Loss, Margin to Equity and VAMI calculations.
  • Assisted Equity and Volatility Index groups before moving into FX and Energy.
  • Helped successfully lead the CTC expansion into Equity Options and Treasury Options.
  • Trade equity/index options and futures to generate monthly income.
  • Focus on equity and index derivatives.
  • Core Responsibilities Taking Arbitrage positions in equity derivatives by intraday trading in the Futures and Options segment of National Stock Exchange.
  • Traded equity and option hedges using Redi Plus, LiquidPoint, EMSX, Obsidian, WEX, and Instinet Top.

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5. Interest Rates

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Here's how Interest Rates is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Traded European interest rates and German bonds to capitalize on volatility during the European financial crisis.
  • Traded interest rates and currencies, creating exposures through Non-deliverable forwards/options.
  • Used Stochastic Calculus, Numerical Methods, Term Structure of Interest rates knowledge and Optimization techniques in portfolio valuation & hedging.
  • Specified quantities and trading strategies and set pricing based on volatility, liquidity, dividend yields and interest rates.
  • Gained extensive knowledge trading spot, forwards, futures, interest rates and options.
  • Traded German Interest rate futures, Short term interest rates and US bond futures.

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6. P/L

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Here's how P/L is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Assisted in the analysis of the Eurodollar term structure, tracked traders' positions, and tabulated P/L.
  • Designed high p/l and Sharpe, proprietary high frequency strategy: equities, market neutral, C++.
  • Prepared all OTC Options reports: P/L, trader limits and margin reporting on a daily basis.
  • Collaborated on the design of a new portfolio tracking program to increase position and P/L accuracy.
  • Increase positive P/L positions or minimizing negative P/L positions until risk was diminished.
  • Reconciled trade blotters and produced P/L statement for firm on daily basis.

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7. Manage Risk

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Here's how Manage Risk is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Be able to make the right decision and manage risk under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Research public companies, execute trades, analyze financial statements and technical charts, manage risk
  • Analyzed and implemented various hedging strategies, to manage risk, using listed options.
  • Manage risk reward ratio with discipline, patience and market sentiment.
  • Collaborate with other traders to develop ideas and manage risk.
  • Demonstrated an ability to manage risk at a high level.

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8. OTC

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Here's how OTC is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Developed proprietary equities arbitrage algorithms spanning both listed and OTC markets.
  • Traded OTC securities within semiconductor and software sectors for institutional account.
  • Marketed physical ethanol through customer relationships and OTC broker markets.
  • Defined and implemented Susquehanna's OTC basket trading capabilities.
  • Communicated with floor and OTC brokers via phone and instant messenger to obtain market quotes, place and execute orders.
  • Traded listed, OTC, Bulletin Board Stocks

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9. Euro

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Here's how Euro is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Developed pricing model and risk management tools for Treasury Futures and Eurodollar options.
  • Maintained relationships with the largest OTC and floor brokerage firms in the United States and Western Europe.
  • Launched strategy for marketing debt-structured products to European banks in New York and London.
  • Trade Swaps, Fras, Caps/Floors, Bermudan/European Swaptions, Euro Dollar Futures, Bond Futures, Treasure Bonds, Etc.
  • Identified, developed and executed complex global government bond and derivative arbitrage trading opportunities in the nascent European debt markets.
  • Analyzed complex spread sheets and monitored Eurodollar statistical data.

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10. Income Products

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Here's how Income Products is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Structured bond portfolios with laddered maturities and marketed fixed-income products to brokers.
  • Executed trading strategies in various fixed-income products including U.S. Treasury cash bonds and futures and Eurodollars
  • Traded stocks, options, and fixed income products during a time of extreme market volatility and heavy volumes.
  • Received and input orders for equity, mutual fund, and fixed-income products from sales force of brokers.
  • Managed client investments in fixed-income products such as money market funds and the company's own promissory notes.
  • Traded stocks, options, fixed income products, and mutual funds on behalf of clients.

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11. Hedge Funds

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Here's how Hedge Funds is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Executed and suggested various risk management/hedging strategies to primary dealers, hedge funds and individual firms to build a brokerage operation.
  • Provided guidance to hedge funds with inquiries regarding inventory needs and billing.
  • Established lucrative relationships with 10 Gold & Silver rated hedge funds.
  • Traded for 3 hedge funds and multiple separate accounts for 3 portfolio managers with $140 million in assets under management.
  • Executed trades on behalf of hedge funds, family offices, mutual funds, pension funds and other asset managers.
  • Assisted Asset Managers and hedge funds to formulate and execute equity strategies while concurrently managing risk and capital exposure.

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12. Technical Analysis

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Here's how Technical Analysis is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Study historical volatility/technical analysis to validate entry/exit points for long/short-duration positions.
  • Analyzed current market trends, Geopolitical events, and Legislative news for derivative markets using technical analysis and fundamental macro-economic research.
  • Team leader for a long/short energy focused hedge fund that leveraged fundamental and technical analysis to identify trading opportunities concentrating.
  • Implement and execute trading strategies by applying fundamental and technical analysis to forecast price movements on different investment products.
  • Developed a strong foundation in technical analysis and screening techniques utilizing a number of charting and order execution platforms.
  • Researched the current economic and financial environment along with evaluating the markets using fundamental and technical analysis.

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13. Foreign Currency

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Here's how Foreign Currency is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Utilized foreign currency futures contracts to successfully hedge trading positions while gaining extensive derivative knowledge.
  • Communicated to sales network global economic trends, fiscal and monetary policy agendas and foreign currency valuations.
  • Assisted various traders in Institutional foreign currency trading operation.
  • Family-established firm specializing in trading foreign currency.
  • Managed and traded foreign currency exposure for customer and bank proprietary accounts.
  • Traded foreign currency specifically Japanese Yen

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14. CME

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Here's how CME is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Led a team of four traders and two assistant traders in the CME silver options market.
  • Created arbitrage opportunities between CME Group and CBOE products through aggressive market making and position management.
  • Traded CME-based Gold, Silver and Crude Oil E-mini futures based on Global Macro Strategy for personal [ ] portfolio.
  • Full member on CME Group exchange NFA registered
  • Analyzed and Traded U.S. Equity Index Derivatives daily on CME, CBOT, ICE, and EUREX exchanges.
  • Traded screen based derivative products of the CBOT, CME and EUREX exchanges.

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15. ETF

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Here's how ETF is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Developed algorithms for Commodities (Oil, Cooper and Gold), FX, ETF and Equities.
  • Traded ETF baskets based on NYSE floor position (long/short).
  • Produced industry marketing material and PowerPoint presentations for ETF road shows.
  • Consulted clients on mutual funds, UIT and ETF selection.
  • Traded equities and ETFS in a structured group environment through a combination of tactical trading and identifying short term market inefficiencies.
  • Comply with industry regulations while actively trading futures, equities and bond ETF's.

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16. Bloomberg

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Here's how Bloomberg is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Experience with FXall, Bloomberg, GTM, PeopleSoft, Wall Street Systems, and Essbase.
  • Performed critical maintenance of new & existing securities in multiple operational systems by using Bloomberg.
  • Utilized Bloomberg Financial Services to determine break-even/profitability analysis of dollar rolls versus reverse repurchase agreements.
  • Generate long and short investment ideas using extensive Bloomberg terminal screening experience.
  • Gained extensive experience using FactSet and Bloomberg to obtain fundamental data.
  • Utilized Bloomberg trading platform to monitor/analyze real-time financial market data.

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17. Nymex

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Here's how Nymex is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Work as a Crude Oil and Natural Gas Options Trader on the floor of the NYMEX.
  • Managed broking and trading teams, expanding customer base and successfully trading IPE and NYMEX energy option contracts.
  • Originated traded and managed interest rate and commodity derivatives when trading first began on the CBOT, COMEX, and NYMEX.
  • Traded Crude Oil and Natural Gas futures on the NYMEX.
  • Mentored and trained many brokers and traders, internally and as Chair, NYMEX Broker Training Committee.
  • Hedged and traded around Northeast fuel asset transacting NYMEX Natural Gas, Crude Oil and Fuel Oil.

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18. Yield Curve

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Here's how Yield Curve is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Trained and mentored incoming traders on effective yield curve-trading strategies.
  • Generated trading profits through yield curve strategies and asset/liability management.
  • Established and managed yield curve positions in a dynamic market place.
  • Fixed Income strategies, yield curve arbitrage, and low risk option trades.
  • Traded the active issue U.S. Treasury yield curve in a day trading environment.
  • Implemented profitable trading strategies in the Treasury basis and Treasury yield curve.

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19. WTI

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Here's how WTI is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Traded and managed proprietary portfolios in WTI, Brent, heating oil, gasoline and fuel oil markets.

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20. Market Conditions

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Here's how Market Conditions is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Led weekly meetings regarding market conditions, firm positions and risks, risk mitigation, and trading opportunities.
  • Altered customized proprietary pricing model based on changing market conditions to maximize profit potential at the firm.
  • Assessed and hedged risk in response to market conditions.
  • Collaborated with traders in fixed income division to to develop, troubleshoot, and enhance strategies according to evolving market conditions.
  • Direct floor execution to obtain best execution with illiquid and difficult market conditions.
  • Analyzed macroeconomic market conditions, utilizing fundamental and technical research, to execute appropriate risk-weighted trades in the Treasury bond market.

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21. USD

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Here's how USD is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Initiated trading strategies in USD Rate Options: swaptions relative value, listed vs OTC options.
  • Enhanced 2009 European P&L with USD/EUR FX swaps; reduced exposure to high USD collateral costs.
  • Executed all fund trades for USD Swap & Volatility desk and related trades for Sales desk consisting of 12 salesmen.
  • Developed an efficient long dated FX forward strategy for Dutch corporations netting the bank USD 10mm in 6 months.
  • Performed pricing and risk management of USD Rate Options with focus on short-dated options.
  • Structured, priced, negotiated and traded USD and YEN-denominated interest rate derivatives.

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22. Eurex

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Here's how Eurex is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Passed required examinations of CBOT and EUREX
  • Traded German bond futures over LIFFE and EUREX exchanges, using the RTS and Pat Systems trading platforms.
  • Served as a member of the Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and Eurex European Exchange.
  • Traded U.S. and European bond futures on the Chicago Board of Trade and Eurex.
  • Prepared for and passed Eurex exam.
  • Traded all portfolios during overnight hours Relayed information from trading floors to upstairs desks Member: Eurex

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23. Nasdaq

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Here's how Nasdaq is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Allocated risk adjusted leveraged capital to NASDAQ listed large cap securities with high daily volume and low bid-ask spreads.
  • Traded NASDAQ-listed securities utilizing firm-developed system of risk management, stock selection, timing, and execution techniques.
  • Traded firm accounts primarily focused on NASDAQ stocks with trade averages of $100+K annually.
  • Traded a 500,000 dollar trading account consisting of NASDAQ and NYSE stocks.
  • Researched, analyzed and traded NYSE & NASDAQ equities.
  • Generated markets in over 500 NASDAQ and NYSE stocks.

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24. VBA

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Here's how VBA is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Developed proficiency with Microsoft Excel and VBA to build trading prototypes and de-bugging trading applications.
  • Automated the trade allocation and reconciliation procedures using VBA programming which is leveraged to systematically detect any trade breaks or discrepancies.
  • Developed tools with VBA, C++ to assist traders (HFT Bond Book compression using FIFO, PnL Analysis tool).
  • Employed SQL, advanced MS Excel (VBA), MicroStrategy, SharePoint and MS PowerPoint for this report set.
  • Worked with quantitative research and technology teams to develop/enhance/test pricing models and risk-management tools (VBA).
  • Used VBA to build a VWAP trading model to detect market impacting orders and source liquidity.

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25. Economic Data

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Here's how Economic Data is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Created profitable trading strategies to actively trade 3month LIBOR releases and daily economic data releases.
  • Analyzed and interpreted economic data affecting global options markets.
  • Analyzed and anticipated economic data releases as well as actions of both monetary and fiscal policy makers to predict market movement.
  • Developed expertise in anticipating and profiting from market reactions to both U.S. and European company earnings reports and macroeconomic data releases.
  • Identified relative value opportunities, proposed trade ideas and executed strategy while analyzing economic data to maximize returns.
  • Researched, analyzed and interpreted economic data affecting commodity markets.

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26. Market Research

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Here's how Market Research is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Preformed daily market research and found new sources of trading revenue.
  • Performed comprehensive daily market research to maintain familiarity with current industry trends and technologies.
  • Identified profitable trading opportunities through daily analysis and market research.
  • Performed comprehensive daily market research to maintain familiarity with current industry trends and technologies.
  • Developed market research of aluminum transactions by traveling to every state in Brazil.
  • Performed comprehensive market research on products and businesses.

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27. Risk Analysis

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Here's how Risk Analysis is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Designed duration based risk analysis tool for balance sheet management.
  • Prepared daily risk analysis and profit/loss reports for foreign exchange futures and options.
  • Managed daily profit and loss statement and performed risk analysis.
  • Performed risk analysis and position management to trade with firm's funds.
  • Performed risk analysis and trade execution for the overall portfolio.
  • Based on fundamental and technical analysis - Brazilian and US Equities; Risk Analysis, and Stop Loss in each position;

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28. Market Risk

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Here's how Market Risk is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Engineered trade models for investment and market risk calculations.

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29. Globex

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Here's how Globex is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Market Maker for crude oil options (WTI) in multiple venues (NYMEX floor, Globex and OTC).
  • Trade Emini S & P 500 Futures on Trade Station Platform with Globex bundle.

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30. Risk Parameters

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Here's how Risk Parameters is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Monitored and adhered to all margin and risk parameters for various positions in the portfolio.
  • Experience with risk management and financial/operational controls, including setting risk parameters and trade strategies.
  • Monitored daily trading activity for approximately 20 traders; adjusted risk parameters as deemed necessary.
  • Deployed capital as needed, while continually operating within stringent, self-imposed risk parameters.
  • Set trader's risk parameters including markets, strategy, size, daily stop losses and ultimate stop losses.
  • Analyze traders' performance to generate risk parameters increasing overall profit ratio of team.

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31. Oil Markets

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Here's how Oil Markets is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Tracked crude oil markets and indices for 25 years.

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32. Futures Markets

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Here's how Futures Markets is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Performed critical research and analysis on futures markets and effectively invested in optimal trades
  • Provided liquidity to all energy futures markets globally via electronic platform.
  • Supervised all training and implemented risk controls for commodity and financial futures markets.
  • Deployed multiple automated strategies in global futures markets that developed one of top profit centers at the firm.
  • Execute system driven futures trades in domestic futures markets for CTA with $50-200 million AUM.
  • Executed futures and foreign exchange trades across international futures markets for $150MM managed portfolio.

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33. CQG

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Here's how CQG is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Interpreted economic releases off of CQG financial news and their impact on futures and equity markets.
  • Developed proprietary technical trading indicators in CQG and MarketDelta.
  • Experience with CQG, ThinkorSwim, TradeStation, WebIce, and WhenTec platforms.
  • Employed CQG Trader software for charting and Trading Technologies software for order placement.
  • Studied the market profile and CQG technical analysis trends.
  • Trade agriculture futures products through Cunningham and CQG Systems.

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34. RAN

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Here's how RAN is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Develop and execute portfolio growth strategies, utilizing key performance indicators and risk tolerance to fuel decision-making and actions.
  • Traded EURIBOR contracts using different strategies and combinations and successfully executed several profitable transactions for the company.
  • Managed complex transactions from conception to conclusion.
  • Researched, designed, back tested and ran options strategies on S&P 500 stocks portfolio with profitable track record.
  • Valued options, spreads and other complex transactions to make investment decisions using the firm's capital.
  • Price and hedge exotic options such as digital cap/floor, range accrual and dual range accrual.
  • Hedged multi-100 million dollar supranational bond portfolio, mitigating losses during the 1994 fixed-income crisis.
  • Authored weekly economic perspective for New York Branch Office and Senior Management.
  • Team from Transmarket transitioned to new firm, essential job responsibilities remained unchanged.
  • Fixed Income Derivatives Trader Granted a $7.5 million line of credit.
  • Developed and implemented strategies based on multiple assets Analyzed and monitored multiple assets Executed transactions while following proper risk management guidelines
  • Advanced knowledge of futures, forex, and options markets; Collect data on all relevant market transactions/exchanges.
  • Joined to aid expansion as Natexis/Ixis merged, specifically options, building on existing franchise.
  • Executed foreign exchange transactions Oversaw daily repo margining process including collateral valuation.

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35. Reuters

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Here's how Reuters is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Used Thomson Reuters platform to trade, view prices and news about the market.
  • Arbitraged short-end with broker/dealer loans and traded with domestic and foreign banks via Reuters.
  • Accessed liquidity through voice broker market, Reuters dealing and EBS matching system
  • Assisted in managing Thompson Reuters trading platform for 15 equities traders.
  • Cooperated with Morningstar and Thompson Reuters Eikon representatives to fully expand customized trading orders.
  • Supported Market Data such as Bloomberg, Reuters, Bridge, Extra, etc.., supported Citibank Traders.

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36. Floor Brokers

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Here's how Floor Brokers is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Led subgroup of four traders, supervising and directing floor brokers and new traders for a top commodity brokerage firm.
  • Commended as the focal point of contact for trading with floor brokers.

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37. Financial Markets

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Here's how Financial Markets is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Assessed macroeconomic environment and daily events to determine impact on volatile financial markets and technology stocks.
  • Worked independently daily in a high pressure environment executing trades and researching financial markets.
  • Analyzed financial markets and entered equity trades based on economic analysis and risk management techniques.
  • Utilized extensive knowledge of financial markets, market-making dynamics, and asset management.
  • Utilized extensive knowledge of financial markets and ability in asset management.
  • Monitor global financial markets and decipher correlations to various traded instruments.

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38. OWN Account

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Here's how OWN Account is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Completed fixed income market futures trades in own account.
  • Utilized prior arbitrage experience to profitably trade Globex FX futures for my own account(s).
  • Traded own account utilizing technical and fundamental research.
  • Traded financial commodities including foreign currencies and stock index futures for own account.
  • Traded for my own account in the OEX and individual equity pits.
  • Traded and managed my own account.

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39. R

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Here's how R is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Communicated with pit brokers and off-floor salesmen to provide markets and Options pricing commentary and participate in trading activity.
  • Worked on a team of 10 Derivatives Traders in a collaborative and exceptionally challenging environment.
  • Gained key trading experience, optimizing financial assessment and communication within critical fast-paced environments.
  • Achieved optimal trade execution and profitability by establishing long term relationships with floor brokers.
  • Demonstrated flexibility by managing positions in over thirty equities across multiple market sectors.
  • Implemented real-time trading strategies and provided asset optimization/portfolio management for existing generation assets.
  • Developed relationships with traders and brokers that enhanced liquidity and improved trading opportunity.
  • Worked closely with technology team to optimize option modeling and trading execution software.
  • Solved and interpreted individual and systemic risk involving difficult to interpret positions.
  • Gained understanding of U.S. Federal Reserve and international central bank monetary policy.
  • Developed trading strategies through quantitative analysis and risk assessment in dynamic environments.
  • Derived arbitrage trading strategies between options and futures to exploit market inefficiencies.
  • Manage investments/assets, coordinating, executing and overseeing all trading activities.
  • Employed quantitative probability and logical reasoning to make informed investment decisions.
  • Developed mutually beneficial business relationships with brokers to enhance trade activity.
  • Maximized trading profits by taking advantage of skew and volatility inefficiencies.
  • Monitored skew behavior to achieve optimal hedges and successfully exit positions.
  • Mastered effective communication with trading team, boosting profitability by millions.
  • Participated in both electronic and open outcry options market making.
  • Conducted trading activity from off-site location using in-house trading software.

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40. High Pressure

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Here's how High Pressure is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Analyzed positional risks and made critical, split-second trading decisions under high pressure.
  • Excelled in high pressure, competitive environments where precise attention to detail was critical.

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41. Comprehensive Knowledge

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Here's how Comprehensive Knowledge is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Utilized comprehensive knowledge of market structure and mathematical and statistical factors to evaluate risk.

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42. Multiple Markets

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Here's how Multiple Markets is used in Energy Derivatives Trader jobs:
  • Executed and monitored trading strategies and positions* Analyzed multiple markets and identify market trends and correlations* Mentored trading clerks

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20 Most Common Skill for an Energy Derivatives Trader

Futures Contracts17.5%
Options Portfolio9.5%
Derivative Products9.2%
Equity7.5%
Interest Rates7.2%
P/L6.3%
Manage Risk5.1%
OTC3.8%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Energy Derivatives Trader

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Futures Contracts
Futures Contracts
14.6%
14.6%
2
2
Options Portfolio
Options Portfolio
7.9%
7.9%
3
3
Derivative Products
Derivative Products
7.7%
7.7%
4
4
Equity
Equity
6.3%
6.3%
5
5
Interest Rates
Interest Rates
6%
6%
6
6
P/L
P/L
5.3%
5.3%
7
7
Manage Risk
Manage Risk
4.2%
4.2%
8
8
OTC
OTC
3.2%
3.2%
9
9
Euro
Euro
3.2%
3.2%
10
10
Income Products
Income Products
3.2%
3.2%
11
11
Hedge Funds
Hedge Funds
2.9%
2.9%
12
12
Technical Analysis
Technical Analysis
2.9%
2.9%
13
13
Foreign Currency
Foreign Currency
2.8%
2.8%
14
14
CME
CME
2.7%
2.7%
15
15
ETF
ETF
2.3%
2.3%
16
16
Bloomberg
Bloomberg
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Nymex
Nymex
1.8%
1.8%
18
18
Yield Curve
Yield Curve
1.7%
1.7%
19
19
WTI
WTI
1.5%
1.5%
20
20
Market Conditions
Market Conditions
1.4%
1.4%
21
21
USD
USD
1.2%
1.2%
22
22
Eurex
Eurex
1%
1%
23
23
Nasdaq
Nasdaq
0.9%
0.9%
24
24
VBA
VBA
0.9%
0.9%
25
25
Economic Data
Economic Data
0.9%
0.9%
26
26
Market Research
Market Research
0.9%
0.9%
27
27
Risk Analysis
Risk Analysis
0.9%
0.9%
28
28
Market Risk
Market Risk
0.9%
0.9%
29
29
Globex
Globex
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Risk Parameters
Risk Parameters
0.8%
0.8%
31
31
Oil Markets
Oil Markets
0.8%
0.8%
32
32
Futures Markets
Futures Markets
0.8%
0.8%
33
33
CQG
CQG
0.6%
0.6%
34
34
RAN
RAN
0.6%
0.6%
35
35
Reuters
Reuters
0.6%
0.6%
36
36
Floor Brokers
Floor Brokers
0.6%
0.6%
37
37
Financial Markets
Financial Markets
0.6%
0.6%
38
38
OWN Account
OWN Account
0.5%
0.5%
39
39
R
R
0.5%
0.5%
40
40
High Pressure
High Pressure
0.5%
0.5%
41
41
Comprehensive Knowledge
Comprehensive Knowledge
0.5%
0.5%
42
42
Multiple Markets
Multiple Markets
0.5%
0.5%

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