Commercial Risk Management and Inventory Financing Academy | De Pere

Feb 15 2018

The Marq, 3177 French Road, De Pere
9:30 AM to 3:00 PM

The unknowns of commodity price fluctuations are part of life in the industry. Commodity price volatility makes profit margins and capital needs unpredictable and difficult to manage. Access to the appropriate products, knowledge and capital source can help keep your operation safe and help protect or enhance your bottom line.

Join Schenck, INTL FCStone Financial Inc. and FCStone Merchant Services’ comprehensive team of professionals to learn more about price risk management, the importance of hedging, and useful products and strategies that can help manage and capitalize on commodity price volatility.

Learn more about:

  • Grain hedging
  • Fertilizer hedging
  • Grain origination with OTC products
  • Grain origination with pricing pools
  • Commodity inventory and hedge margin finance


The Marq, 3177 French Road, De Pere


9:30 a.m - 3 p.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m.


  • Phil Thiesse, OTC Risk Management Consultant, INTL FCStone Financial Inc. – FCM Division
  • Ross Wubben, Fertilizer Risk Management Consultant, INTL FCStone Financial Inc. – FCM Division
  • Neil Wortmann, VP Grain & Merchants Execution, FCStone Merchant Services, LLC
  • Ian Finn, Grain Merchandiser, FCStone Merchant Services, LLC
  • Chris Hendricks, CPA, CVA, Shareholder, Schenck


There is no cost to attend and lunch will be served. Seating is limited.

Presented by:


 The INTL FCStone Inc. group of companies provides financial services worldwide through its subsidiaries, including physical commodities, securities, exchange-traded and over-the-counter derivatives, risk management, global payments and foreign exchange products in accordance with applicable law in the jurisdictions where services are provided. FCStone Merchant Services (FMS) is the physical trading arm of INTL FCStone, Inc. INTL FCStone Markets, LLC (IFM) is a member of the National Futures Association (NFA) and provisionally registered with the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as a swap dealer. INTL FCStone Financial Inc. (IFCF) is a member of FINRA/NFA/SIPC and registered with the MSRB. IFCF is registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a Broker-Dealer and with the CFTC as a Futures Commission Merchant and Commodity Trading Advisor.