Commodity Traders

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For those who know their cracks from their arbs, their blister from their cathode and their fats from their feeders.

Hi all, I am coming to the end of a two year stint as a lumber broker, where I had to build my own book. Looking for my next move that does not require cold calling. I have about 6 months until I f… more

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What’s the best city for commodity trading right now? Combination of opportunities, time zone, comp net of taxes, lifestyle...

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Looking to make a switch to a more widely traded commodity. Are the skills applicable across products?

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With the spread between spot crude oil and futures being so wide rn, I was wondering if there's a lot of arbitrage going on? How much does transportation and storage cost? Why does the spread pers… more

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Currently at a supermajor, wondering about job security given low oil prices. Any thoughts?

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Currently a Trading trainee at major ag trader and have offers for trading assistant roles at Glencore and major energy focused HF. Better for long term if plan is to move to prop desk in 1-3 years?

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How do you make a transition from physical commodity trading to a derivatives role? Like the role but exploring a transition to the paper side.

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Will IMO impact crude flat price? If so how?

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