The financial markets of the world are vast and extremely complex. Yet each market has its unique characteristics, often making it difficult to understand. This course provides participants with a good understanding of different financial markets in terms of market characteristics, financial instruments, market activities and players.
Purpose and characteristics of financial markets
Differences between market types
Characteristics of the instruments traded and settled in different financial markets : Debt instruments, equities, entitlements, derivatives and investment funds
The different activities in financial markets: Trading, matching, clearing, settlement and custody
Players in financial markets
Standards and technology used in financial markets
Risk in international financial markets
Trends that will shape financial markets in the future
2 days for up to 12 participants
Financial service professionals who want to understand financial markets and the instruments traded and settled in them.