Financial Markets and Trading

  • Date & time: Two full days from 09:30 -16:30
  • Venue: Room 607 Yen Sheng Centre, 64 Hoi Yuen Rd Kwun Tong, Hong Kong

  • Overview: In this instructor-led, live training, participants will learn the key features of financial markets and how trading takes place in these markets. We start with an overview of financial markets and terminologies, trading lingo, and conventions used to describe their activites. Then we look at the why and how of investing in various types of financial instruments. Some of the specific topics include trading strategies, risk management and real-world case studies to examine the persons, institutions and strategies behind the investments in the financial markets.
  • Course code: finmarketstrading
  • Course format: Part lecture, part discussion, and hands-on exercises
  • Requirements: No previous experience in finance is required
  • Course outline: 
Overview of Financial Markets
Financial Markets Regulation and Framework
  • Basel I, II, III, MIFID 1 and 2
  • SEF and the Relation to E-trading
Financial Products, Asset Classes and Markets
  • Credit (Bonds CDS)
  • Interest Rates Derivatives
  • FX (Foreign Exchange Derivatives NDFs and DFs)
  • FX Options
The Role of the Stock Exchange
Trade Processing Cycle and Settlement
Managing Trading Books
Risk Management
Different Types of Stock Exchange Investors
A Day in the Life of a Trader
Summary and Conclusion


Category: Finance

Type: Short Course

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