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What People Say about LFS - Your feedback

At the end of each course, all participants are asked to complete a feedback form. This enables us to continuously refine our courses to take into account participants' objectives and suggestions. If you would like to add any comments about our curriculum, or LFS as a whole, please click here.

The following are verbatim comments from people attending recent courses:

Macro Drivers of Asset Performance and Global TAA Strategy I came into the course with several important questions about the macro drivers of asset performance and came away with answers and useful directions for follow-up research. It was a worthwhile two-days of training. Dan Rodriguez, Adjunct Faculty Modern Asset Allocation & Portfolio Construction Great course that gives a good overview of current applicable research in the modern asset allocation field Fred Schulte Fischedick, Financial Risk Advisor Macro Drivers of Asset Performance and Global TAA Strategy This course helped connecting a lot of dots in my head. Mr. Allen [teacher] was an excellent instructor. Highly recommend this class! Pei Weng, Performance and Risk Analyst The xVA Challenge: Counterparty Risk, Collateral, Funding, Capital, Initial Margin and Central Clearing The course was excellent, and Jon was the most knowledgeable teacher I ever had on a financial markets topic. Oana Andrei, Market risk manager Interest Rate Derivatives 1: Hedging and Managing Risk It was a pleasure to have someone with market experience, delivering the perfect combination between theory and practice (e.g. including Bloomberg screens)! Alexander Malitsky, Benchmark FIG Syndicate Manager FX Exotic Options This 3-day training packs a lot of useful information in a dynamic format. Very cost-effective for an individual or team expanding their FX horizon. David Nicolay, Senior Director Quant Risk Bank Stress Testing Rupesh was a great teacher. The course was run very smoothly combining theory and practice. Laia Vives, RISK MANAGER Electronic Trading and Algorithmic Execution Great to get insights from an experienced practitioner who understands the nuances of applying the material in the real world. Daniel Beltrami, Director Electronic Trading and Algorithmic Execution I wanted to improve my knowledge of algorithmic trading as new regulation requires compliance departments to develop a framework around the use of algorithms. Jamie is very knowledgeable and I enjoyed the course and found it very relevant and useful, I will recommend it to colleagues. Leah Williamson, Compliance Manager Advanced Bank Liquidity Management - Stress-Testing, Contingency Planning, and FTP Essential course in understanding modern liquidity management and stress testing. The course was tailored and personalized to meet attendees needs. Arthur A Galloway, Chief Financial Officer Electronic Trading and Algorithmic Execution Course is well delivered overall. Darren Fong Jing Jun, Manager Electronic Trading and Algorithmic Execution Great introduction for anyone in the e-trading and algorithmic trading. Suitable for all skill levels. Dr Jamie is well versed in this topic from his extensive experience in the industry. Koh Jiajun, Manager The xVA Challenge: Counterparty Risk, Collateral, Funding, Capital, Initial Margin and Central Clearing This was an excellent course. Jon is a true expert in the field of xVA, and he coherently delivers practical insights about xVA best practice and future challenges. Sam Rooney, Risk Analyst Accounting for Derivatives in Practice under IFRS9 This is a highly recommended course for those who want to know hedge accounting. Juan [teacher] is awesome! Woratham Bovornkeeratiroj, Advisory associate The xVA Challenge: Counterparty Risk, Collateral, Funding, Capital, Initial Margin and Central Clearing Excellent course with lots of Excel models. My expectation was high but the course came above my expectation. Highly recommend for those engaged in Derivatives business, whether it be Risk, Traders, Sales or Technology. Masaki Ito, Director

Regular Clients

The following is a selection of organisations who, over the years and around the world, have been some of our most frequent customers:

ABN Amro
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Abu Dhabi Investment Council
Accenture Consulting

Banca d’Italia
Banca Intesa
Bank of England
Bank of Greece
Bank of Lithuania
Bank for International Settlements    
BNP Paribas
Barclays Bank
Bayerische Landesbank
Bluecrest Capital
Borsa Italiana
BP Finance

Credit Agricole
Credit Suisse

Danske Bank
Deloitte & Touche
Dexia Bank
Deutsche Bank

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
European Central Bank

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Financial Services Authority

Gulf International Bank (UK) Ltd.
HSH Nordbank

ING Bank
Institute of Macroeconomic Analysis
Intesa Sanpaolo

JP Morgan
Kuwait Investment Authority

Latin America Reserve Fund
Lloyds TSB

Merrill Lynch
Morgan Stanley
Moscow Narodny Bank Ltd.

National Commercial Bank
NCB Capital
NM Rothschild & Sons
Nomura International

Oman International Bank
Pohjola Bank

Raiffeisen Bank
RAS Asset Management 
Royal Bank of Canada
Royal Bank of Scotland

Scotia Bank
SEB Investment Management
Societe Generale
Standard Chartered Bank
Standard Bank
State Street 

Tapiola Asset Management
Tapiola Pension Fund
Toronto Dominion Securities

UK Debt Management Office
United Bank of Kuwait
United Kingdom Debt Management Office

West LB
World Bank
World Gold Council

Yapi Kredi
Zurich Kantonalbank