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Effective Market Risk Training Course

Going beyond the basics of measurement and policy into real risk management

16 - 17 November 2020

Central London

Attend this intensive two-day training course and benefit from:

  • A critical look at risk and how it can be managed and controlled
  • Understanding and justifying current best practice in risk management
  • A critical look at Value-at-Risk: Why do regulators like it, where does it fail and what can be done about it?
  • Alternatives to VaR, including ‘Expected Shortfall’ and ‘Stress Tests and Scenarios’
  • Looking at modellable and non-modellable risks and other risks not in VaR
  • Incorporating and managing non-linear risks
  • Risk measurement and management for hedge fund and traditional fund managers
  • Regulatory impact and requirements for risk management and capital
  • Incorporating new products and risks

Download the Market Risk course brochure

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Dates: 16-17 November 2020
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: Dr Andrew Street

View the Market Risk training course agenda

Packed with real-life practical case studies, keeping the course up-to-date

Case studies and workshops include: Banking blow-ups; Developing scenario and stress
tests; Looking at market risk disclosures by major banks; What elements are vital for effective risk management? How can you tell if you have them?

Dr Andrew Street

Andrew was formerly Executive Director - Head of Arbitrage & prior to that, Director - Head of Equity & Commodity Derivatives at Mitsubishi Finance International (now bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi).

He has been a senior financial regulator including being Head of Traded Risk at the Financial Services Authority (FSA). This has provided him with a unique insight into the control, regulation & modelling of financial risk across the whole spectrum of financial institutions globally.


IFF is proud to be the official learning partner of RiskMinds, the global risk management specialists.

Find out more about RiskMinds International.

What is Risk?

Understand what it is about risk today that is making life so difficult for risk managers by downloading this article written by Andrew Street.

How Risks Arise?

Read the article on how risks arise and how they are measured, monitored and managed.

Very good course, exceptionally knowledgeable trainer

Matias Rodriguez, 

CFO, Compass Group

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