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School of Derivatives

Five days of intensive training covering; valuation frameworks, derivatives tools, techniques and implementation

14 - 18 May 2018

Hallam Conference Centre, London

The programme is a series of connected modules that focus on applicable techniques, whilst remaining analytically and mathematically rigorous and in an accessible manner. The three core modules (Yield Curves, Swaps & Interest Rate Derivatives; Optionalities: Equity, FX & Interest Rate Options; and Credit Risk Derivatives Models) will:

  • Emphasise the economic intuition behind the key theoretical concepts, apparatus and vocabulary of derivatives
  • Distil the subtleties and essence of derivatives use and valuation tools, bridging the gap between theory and practice
  • Use numerous worked examples set in a real-life context using actual historical market prices
  • Demystify difficult concepts illustrated throughout with concrete examples and worked through by extensive modelling using Excel spreadsheet applications

Download the School of Derivatives course brochure

Dates: 14-18 May 2018 & 19-23 November 2018
Venue: Central London
Course Leader: TS Ho, International Derivatives Expert
Course Fee: £4499.00 + VAT @ 20%  = £5398.80

View the School of Derivatives course agenda

The trainer uses numerous worked examples incorporating actual historical market prices. Difficult concepts are illustrated throughout with concrete examples and worked through by extensive modelling using Excel spreadsheet applications.

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Dr. T.S. Ho is the managing and technical director of an educational consultancy firm based in the UK and professorial advisor of global derivatives risk analytics and chief scientific officer at leading financial institutions. A recipient of the “highly commended prize” in the Pilkington Teaching Award and “best teacher” awards, he has worked with numerous leading  investment banks and has implemented risk management systems for derivative products for major financial institutions worldwide.

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