USSEC and INTL FCStone: Risk Management Course

Today’s grain and oilseeds market environment retains a comparatively low level of price volatility, when compared to previous marketing campaigns. Why is it then, that European commercial Ag operations continue to face significant price risk management challenges and headwinds as they relate to their commercial operational profit margin forecast and results?

Join the Risk Management Course of USSEC & INTL FCStone on 5 June 2018 as we explore and expand upon:

  • Defining and understanding the core pillars of your commercial risk management toolkit
  • Development of an effective, controlled and transparent risk management policy within your commercial operation
  • Identifying competitive advantage building hedge strategies in line with your conservative risk management program
  • Reviewing the global & European grain and oilseed complex – What does it mean for you and your associated commercial risk position
  • Developing your pro-active risk management hedge portfolio – balancing your risk/reward as it relates to your hedging results
  • Real-time case studies – translating theory to practice

Practical information

  • Date: 5 June 2018
  • Location: Golden Tulip, Ampt van Nijkerk, Berencamperweg 4, 3861 MC Nijkerk (The Netherlands) 
  • Organisator: US Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and INTL FCStone 
  • Course leaders: Rory Deverell and Jaime Nolan-Miralles (INTL FCStone)
  • Registration: please send your registration (name, company, job title, e-mail) to info@agribusiness-service.nl
  • Target group: members of Nevedi and Het Comité van Graanhandelaren CEO, CFO, heads of procurement, sales, commercial managers and board members
  • Costs: the course is free of charge (incl. accommodation, lunch and drinks)

This event will be fully interactive, with live polling throughout and real-time market case studies. This program is well suited to CEO, CFO, heads of procurement, sales, commercial managers and board members.


08.30 - 09.00 h Welcome

09.00 - 10.30 h Training part 1

10.30 - 10.45 h Break

10.45 - 12.00 h Training part 2

12.00 - 13.00 h Lunch

13.00 - 15.00 h Training part 3

15.00 - 15.30 h Break

15.30 - 17.30 h Training part 4

17.30 - 19.00 h Networking drinks


The number of participants is limited to 30. You can register until 1 June 2018, please send your registration (including your name, company, job title and e-mail address) to: info@agribusiness-service.nl