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Explore swaps-driven deals, the hedging challenges and the risks

A three-day practical training course


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements and deliver it face-to-face or digitally. Contact Leigh Kendall for more information.

Mastering Swaps Markets training course

Learn how to

  • Calculate the risks and rewards of the swaps market
  • Apply and use interest rate derivatives effectively
  • Get a good grasp of swap products
  • Get to grips with the terminology and the jargon of the markets
  • Learn the pricing and arbitrage relationships in the swaps market
  • Apply swaps to risk management

Case studies and practical sessions

These include:

  • Calculating Forward/Forward Prices and Zero-Coupon Rates
  • Hedging an Equity Portfolio
  • Interest Rate Risk Management
  • Hedging Duration Gaps
  • Portfolio Management
  • Asset Swaps
  • Amortising, Accreting and Roller-Coaster Swaps
  • Credit Default Swaps
  • FRAs, Futures and Interest Rate Swaps
  • Forward Rate Agreements
  • Rationale for OIS Discounting
  • Swap Driven Bond Issues (Multilateral Development Bank)
  • Nordic Export Credit’s Currency Swap
  • Multi-Currency Debt Management

Key information

Dates: 2021

Venue: Online

Course Leader: Alan McDougall

London course fee: £2,999.00 + VAT @ 20% = £3,598.80
Online course fee: £2,399 + VAT if applicable

Why choose IFF?

TRACK RECORD – TRACK RECORD – we have been delivering expert training to the banking, finance and energy sectors since 1991

INNOVATION – our courses are continually reviewed so you can be sure they are focusing on the most current issues

KNOWLEDGE – all of our trainers are highly experienced practitioners and leading subject matter experts so you can be confident you are learning from the very best

SMALL CLASS SIZES – to aid learning and increase your personal interaction with the trainer

VALUE – we provide a practical training experience with skills that can be used immediately to gain a tangible return on your investment

ACCREDITATION – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)

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CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.