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School of Treasury Products and Risk Management

Five intensive days of training. Augment your ability to understand treasury markets and products and how to use them.

24 - 28 June 2019

Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel

Attend this highly practical course and you will:

  • Learn how treasuries function in banks and corporations
  • Gain an insight into managing currency and interest rate risk
  • Discover how to create successful treasury policies
  • Understand how to identify risks, measure them and then manage them
  • Explore the relationship between trading and hedging
  • Understand the relationship between the forward markets and the swap markets
  • Develop a knowledge of the currency and interest rate risk management strategies of major corporations and how to profit from them
  • Understand attitudes to risk and its management
  • Hedge the interest rate risk in a portfolio of assets and liabilities
  • Learn how derivative reforms are affecting treasury

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Dates: 24-28 June 2019 & 11-15 November 2019
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: Alan McDougall
Course Fee: £4099.00 + VAT @ 20%  = £4918.80

View the School of Treasury course agenda

Real-life practical examples, hedging & trading simulations, treasury management meetings and discussion sessions will enable you to build a development strategy to use when you return to work

Topics include: Treasury risk management at Nokia; Testing for long and short positions; Exposure management; Hedging; Commodity hedging and trading simulation; Treasury risk management meeting for Apple/UBS; StoraEnso's interest rate risk management


Alan McDougall

Alan has been helping banks and their clients manage risk for over 30 years. He has designed and delivered over 1600 highly-interactive training days, in more than 40 countries.

He ran a currency swaps book for HSBC’s International Treasury Management Group where he also advised banks and multinational corporations on the design and execution of their hedging, asset-liability and risk management strategies. He traded a proprietary fixed-income book at Scotia Capital Markets as well as running training courses for the traders, the salespeople and the capital markets team.

The International Foreign Exchange Dealers Association (ACI) commissioned him to write ‘Mastering Swaps Markets’, published by the Financial Times and the University of Shanghai. He has an MSc in International Banking and Finance and is the academic advisor to the award-winning financial education company INVSTR.

Hear him discuss his career in our video

IFF's School of Treasury Products & Risk Management course is part of a portfolio of practical, professional courses that draw on our trainers' global experience and use an abundance of practical materials to enforce learning.

Hear trainer Alan McDougall introduce the course in this exclusive video.

I really liked the practical discussions with references made to real life and reflections of what could have happened - and what should be done to avoid similar incidents in future

Fatick al Belushi, 

Analyst, Oman LNG

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