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  2. what's the prospects of ags and softs traders compared to the oil, lng or gold guys? is it underrrated at the moment? those in this field please share! thanks commodities trading Salary ...

    34 comments30 Jun 2015 -

  3. I've read through all the topics related to energy trading roles, and I know that you have to start in ops/scheduling before moving on to become a real trader. However, my background (chemical engineering major) isn't really suitable for obtaini ...

    38 comments4 Aug 2012 -

  4. do commodities traders in IBs deal with physicial trading like those in glencore, vitol etc. and what actually is the job scope of commodities traders in IB? pls enlighten me. thank you commodities trading ...

    23 comments5 Mar 2016 -

  5. Hi, So recently, I've gotten really into trading and I find it to be a lot more exciting than I had previously thought. I have a couple of questions though: I'm interested in trading commodities (particularly soft commodities, but energy would b ...

    39 comments27 Apr 2010 -

  6. Hi, I am doing my undergrad from a Canadian Semi-Target with manageable grades, my goal is energy trading yet I am having difficulty breaking into the industry. I am now considering the option of getting a graduate degree to increase my credentials for co ...

    21 comments23 Nov 2012 -

  7. Hey guys. I currently have two years of experience at a BB in Technology Finance. After many discussions and a lot of research, I'm dead set on getting into Commodities trading. Based upon my lack of experience in the industry, I think the best way t ...

    17 comments13 Mar 2012 -

  8. Junior Oil Trader @ 33?

    Sales and Trading

    Hi guys, I've been an equities sales trader for the last 5 years in Athens Greece with a total work exp of 8 years, plus 1.5 years of military service. I've graduated from Cass Business School in London in 2002 with a BSc in finance and an MSc i ...

    16 comments31 Jul 2012 -

  9. I will be interning at a boutique commodities trading firm on the Main Line! It sounds like a fantastic opportunity, but I don't know about the location. I don't know the area but do know it's not Manhattan. It's not an established int ...

    10 comments10 Apr 2017 -

  10. Cass Masters of Energy Trade& Finance

    Business School and GMAT

    Having just finished up an internship with a mid market bank, I'm starting to look at opportunities for a masters of finance. I'm looking at quite a few UK universities, such as Edinburgh, Manchester, Bath, and Nottingham. (inb4 someone writes & ...

    11 comments3 Dec 2014 -

  11. Oil market analysis

    Sales and Trading

    Hi guys, ...

    10 comments8 Apr 2014 -

  12. Dear all, I have to possibility to work for a European soft commodities trading house, however I need to choose between fertilizer trading or rice trading. For the rice trading, I will be located in Geneva and trade in Africa. For the fertilizer trading j ...

    11 comments11 Apr 2012 -

  13. I'm looking to take up a career in Commodities Trading, and I want to know about MBA or MS programs. commodities trading physical commodities trading MBA MS No Yes 187569 269949 155227 236624 349676 ...

    4 comments9 Jul 2019 -

  14. What's the difference in style and strategy between the two? I work in a major oil company's commercial arm in the Middle Office but I might have an offer coming soon from a major physical trading shop for a Middle Office role that might be an e ...

    6 comments9 Apr 2013 -

  15. How often do traders make this move, perhaps from a Vitol/Glencore/BP type physical shop to a bank/ hedge fund trading paper? Does knowledge from the physical markets add value to paper trading, and how receptive are these firms to hiring physical traders ...

    6 comments23 Oct 2011 -

  16. I need some help folks. I'm using my Career Center to critique my resume and cover letter Though, I feel that their input may be very generic and not tailored for critiquing cover letters and resumes aimed at earning positions in IB or S&T. My un ...

    5 comments23 Jan 2011 -

  17. A recruiter from Capital Asset Exchange & Trading reached out to me recently for a trading position in their Texas office. I've done a little research on them but was looking to see what others have heard about them. A quick overview of the firms ...

    4 comments14 Feb 2017 -

  18. Over the last week, the escalating tensions between US and China has affected the stock market across the world. I'd like to know how it will also affect the physical commodities trade, and the strategies that traders can opt for in a situation like ...

    3 comments14 May 2019 -

  19. Commodities Trading exit

    Sales and Trading

    I am an associate (analyst promote) commodities trader at a BB in NYC. I am no longer interested in commodities trading (or trading in general). Other than going back to get my MBA, do I have any other potential exit opportunities? I have been well comped ...

    4 comments2 Sep 2012 -

  20. This is going to sounds very amateur- because i am! But I have a huge passion and knowledge (for someone of my age) in oil and have been offered a trading internship on both a commodities desk, so on the FICC floor, and in on the Oil companies desk in equ ...

    4 comments5 Apr 2011 -

  21. Is it the light sweet crudeness of oil? Is it hard, soft, wintery, springy wheat? Do some cereal fans really need their oats, that much? Apparently not. Sugar. The answer seems to be. The sweet commodity derived from cane and beets, addictive enough to be ...

    3 comments22 Aug 2010 -

  22. I wasn't really a big fan of <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/company/goldman-sachs ">GS</a></span> but I think they just created what would likely be the most awesome des ...

    3 comments21 Aug 2010 -

  23. Hi, Would anyone happen to know what sort of energy/commodity <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-dictionary/trading-overview">trading</a></span> does the <span class='keyword_link'>< ...

    3 comments15 May 2012 -

  24. Anyone else familiar with this challenge held by CME Group? Do they do any sort of recruiting from this event? Also I'm from Boston and familiar with the reputation Suffolk University has in comparison to the other great institutions of higher learni ...

    3 comments25 Apr 2012 -

  25. I'm interning at a BB in NY this summer. I have some interest in trading commodities (besides oil and gas). Do the NY desks usually do most of the other commodities besides O&G? Would it be worthwhile to spend time on the commodities desk if you ...

    3 comments6 Apr 2012 -

  26. Hi, I wish to understand the different functions of trading/structuring/sales in commodities trading desk in an investment bank. Any experienced people can explain to me the usual job scopes/daily tasks for each of the above mentioned roles? Thank you! Al ...

    2 comments5 May 2018 -

  27. Commodities- Dollar Correction?

    Investing, Markets & Macroeconomics

    I'm curious what people's thoughts are on the recent strength of the DXY and a possible correction. Some of the indicators on the DXY December futures contract are looking like it might be oversold. I don't know if it will hit 89 or 84 firs ...

    2 comments2 Oct 2014 -

  28. 1.Is a license required to trade physical oil, fuels, and petrochemicals within the U.S. or internationally? 2. Are there any courses on this that you know of? Thanks commodities trading Salary ...

    2 comments15 Feb 2012 -

  29. Bunge Superday?

    Sales and Trading

    Hey guys, I have a superday with Bunge for their Risk Mgmt Trainee program next week, what types of questions should I expect? Would it be more fit or technical? Thanks! Commodities commodities trading bunge Salary ...

    2 comments21 Nov 2011 -

  30. Hello Everyone! I currently live in Bangalore. I completed my graduation in Mechatronics Engineering in 2016, and have worked as a UI Developer since then. Now, I'm interested to switch to a career in physical commodities trading. So, what steps shou ...

    1 comment26 May 2019 -

  31. Can anyone recommend this or other similar courses? commodities trading ...

    1 comment30 Apr 2015 -