Derivatives Law and Practice, Short Course | Part time online | York University | Canada
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Derivatives Law and Practice

2 days
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1295 CAD/full
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About

The Derivatives Law and Practice course offered by York University will help you obtain a thorough understanding of the key principles, best practices, and documentation requirements necessary to confidently address the issues that arise in navigating the derivatives market and its rules and regulations.   

Overview

What you will study

Derivatives play a huge role in the financial industry, yet many lack a sound understanding of their complex workings and the key regulatory underpinnings. But if you work in the financial industry, your knowledge must be comprehensive and up-to-date. The Derivatives Law and Practice course offered by York University is a unique opportunity to learn the fundamentals of derivatives and the latest new developments in this vital field.

Programme Structure

The program focuses on:

  • Derivatives defined: what are they and how are they used?
  • The role of derivatives in structured products
  • Applications in trading, hedging and arbitrage
  • Understanding the terminology and purpose of derivatives documentation
  • ISDA Master Agreements
  • Best practices relating to the holding and usage of collateral
  • How interest rate and currency swaps are used, structured and priced
  • Overview of the FX market and product range
  • The role of equity derivatives and their advantages
  • The role of equity derivatives and their advantages
  • Benefits and risks of credit derivatives in today’s market
  • Documentation requirements for cleared transactions and related regulation
  • Key updates in crucial areas of regulatory reform

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • On Demand.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Derivatives traders
  • Derivatives documentation staff
  • Securities lawyers
  • School trustees
  • In-House counsel at financial institutions, insurance companies, oil and gas companies, mutual fund companies, pension funds
  • Lawyers practicing in banking and finance, mutual funds, commercial law
  • Fund managers, private bankers and investment advisors
  • Compliance professionals
  • Heads of trading
  • Structured finance personnel
  • Financial regulators

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1295 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1295 CAD for the full programme during 2 days.
  • National

    1295 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1295 CAD for the full programme during 2 days.

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