Category: Options

27 Jul 2021

Managing Today’s Market Risks through Short Dated Options with CME Group

It is no secret that commodity markets have been on fire over the past 12 months.   On today’s podcast we’ve brought on one of our real-life firefighters from RCM Ag – Jody Lawrence along with Tim Andriesen from the CME Group to provide us with some inside baseball knowledge of the current state of the agriculture markets and to discuss the real world application of the use of short dated options to potentially fight the current blaze of volatility surrounding agriculture markets.

As the director of Research for RCM Jody is no stranger to the podcast.  Tim, is the Managing Director of Agriculture products for the CME Group and is responsible for management of the company’s global agriculture commodities business – including grain, oilseed, livestock and dairy risk management products.


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04 Dec 2020

Cotton Commodities & Options Trading with Ron Lawson

In our first episode of The Hedged Edge we’re bringing the heat with the King of Cotton, the Emperor of Options – Ron Lawson. Ron’s experience in the agribusiness space spans over 4 decades giving him unique expertise of both agricultural business, and the business of agriculture. On today’s pod, Ron is here to share his knowledge on cotton commodities, options trading, “Lawson’s Laws,” and much more.

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00:00-01:30 = Intro

01:31-16:30 = An Impressive Background / What’s going on in China?

16:31-34:18 = Futures + Options / The Competitive Profile

34:19-43:06 = California Fires / Favorites


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