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Course: Free Simple Glossary of Energy Trading terms (Simple Glossary)
Glossary: Free Simple Glossary of Energy Trading terms
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Day Ahead

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

Trading and pricing for delivery the next day

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary

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Delivery

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

Physically settled trades have a delivery time or period specified in the terms (details) of the trade

Delivery is the physical act of delivery of the traded commodity at the location and time specified in the trade details

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary

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Delta

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

At its simplest the delta of a trade or position is the ratio of its change in value to the change in value of its underlierĀ 

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary

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Delta Hedge

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

To offset the delta of an option or other non-linear trade, usually with a linear derivatives position

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary

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Derivative

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

A type of trade or instrument which has a value dependent on an observable value, which is usually, but not always, the price of a physical commodity.

The observable value is called the underlier

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary

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Discounting

by Nick Henfrey - Saturday, 9 May 2015, 7:14 AM
 

Calculation of the present day value of a cash flow that will or might occur at some time in the future

For much more information please refer to the Detailed Glossary