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LFS Capital Markets Intensive Programme

Go beyond the basics and gain sound knowledge of capital markets. This programme incorporates the macro-economic environment and essential foundations of the market such as the mechanics of securities and derivatives in Fixed Income, Equity, Credit, Commodities and FX. Risk management and regulation complete the programme, offering an all-round view of capital markets that will equip professionals to succeed in their roles in banking and asset management. The programme also benefits professionals working in ancillary roles and in finance or treasury departments in publicly listed companies.

The programme focuses on intensive live classes with practical workshops and industry-renowned guest speakers. Online resources are available for 12 months after the course and include video content presented by market experts, covering key topics such as new regulations, algorithmic trading, blockchains, data mining in finance, etc.

Participants can attend the classes in London or remotely via our state-of-the-art distance learning platform – LFS Live Logo

At the end of the programme, participants will receive a certificate issued by LFS after a comprehensive review and assessment of the topics covered.

Guest speakers: Prof Helyette Geman, Dr Jon Gregory and Dr Peter Leoni.

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  • You might be eligible for preferential rates. Please contact us to check if your company is a member of the LFS Global Client Programme.

Who The Course is For

  • Professionals entering the banking and asset management industry
  • Professionals from other areas working in financial institutions (e.g. lawyers, marketers, IT)
  • Finance and treasury departments in publicly listed companies

Learning Objectives

  • Understand capital markets, its participants and products
  • Distinguish between different asset classes and markets
  • Learn basic concepts of valuation and modelling
  • Gain a general understanding of derivatives and risk management
  • Acquire knowledge of financial regulation principles

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Prior Knowledge

No prior knowledge is required for this course.


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