Platts Oil Methodology Training, London
Everything you need to know about benchmarks and price assessment methodology

When: Every 1st Tuesday of every month*
Where: Platts London Canary Wharf offices
Time: 14:00 – 17:00
Who: Open to all

There could be a number of reasons for you or your staff to attend our monthly London Oil Methodology Training Sessions.

Learn about:

  • the importance of pricing benchmarks. How to manage risk and monitor the performance of oil
  • the importance of the Market-on-Close (MOC) principle in Platts oil price discovery process.
  • understanding price developments across the oil supply chain
  • key pricing trends for the European physical and derivatives oil market

The objective of this session is to provide an interactive platform for Platts customers to understand our methodologies and the wide ranging specification issues related to our oil assessments in the European region. At the same time, the training aims to provide an opportunity for you to get answers to your specific questions on Platts assessment methodology.


Training Agenda

  • Introduction to Platts
  • The role of benchmarks
  • Platts oil price discovery process
  • Platts live Market-on-Close (MOC) tour
  • Q&A


The sessions will have limited space to ensure that each subscribed attendee gets the opportunity to talk in depth with our editors.  


If you are interested in attending this session, please email with your company, name, title, telephone and email to register.

* Unless the first Tuesday of the month occurs straight after a bank holiday in which case the training will be held the week after.



To register for the upcoming session, email

2013 Session Dates

  • Tuesday, January 8
  • Tuesday, February 5
  • Tuesday, March 5
  • Tuesday, April 9
  • Tuesday, May 7
  • Tuesday, June 4
  • Tuesday, July 2
  • Tuesday, August 6
  • Tuesday, September 3
  • Tuesday, October 8
  • Tuesday, November 5
  • Tuesday, December 3


    Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Registration is required. Due to space constraints, we regret to inform you that there will be a limit of 2-3 persons from each company.

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