Certificate Course on Derivatives

Offered By  The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
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Duration: 20 Days

Commitment: 3 Hours/Day



Course Format

Certificate Course

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About this Course

This course covers financial derivatives such as forward contracts, futures contracts, options, swaps and some other derivatives. It follows a pragmatic approach and covers both the derivative markets and the derivative products and their applications. The emphasis of the course is on successful execution of financial strategies to hedge risks, to speculate and to search for arbitrage opportunities. The course deals with market mechanism, pricing and application of derivative instruments along with accounting and taxation of derivative transactions.

The course has multiple components apart from lecture sessions by the instructors. Participants will take part in problem solving sessions, receive practical training in brokerage houses, benefit from interactions with CFOs and be introduced to Bloomberg terminal for data and applications.

To enable participants to have a detailed understanding of the main characteristics of financial derivatives and their relationships with the underlying assets, how to control the risks of financial derivatives and derivatives portfolios to demonstrate a detailed understanding of the valuation principles and models for derivatives design alternative derivatives strategies that would be appropriate for different situations and describe the advantages and disadvantages of each undertake derivative accounting, auditing and taxation aspects.

On successful completion of the course, participants can step into the domain of Sustainability Practitioners. 30 Structured CPE hours will be granted to all the participants of the course.

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