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International Trade Finance

Training : International Trade Finance

Date : Wed, 08/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This intensive 2 day course has been tailored for professionals in banking, commerce and trade and industry who need to gain a closer understanding of International Trade Finance.     The course provides a comprehensive foundation of all aspects of International Trade Finance in a global context covering the key concepts, practices and current developments.    This course will be of special interest to banking and commercial professionals, who wish to expand their knowledge base, enhance their expertise and advance their careers into the international trade finance arena. »

International Payments

Training : International Payments

Date : Wed, 21/09/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This practical 2 day course has been tailored for banking professionals who have some experience in domestic payments and want to expand their knowledge of international payments. You will explore the key principles, concepts, practices and current developments in the international payments.   You will have a chance to learn about the principles of foreign exchange and currency, high-value global payments, purpose and role of SWIFT and CLS, global clearing and settlement mechanisms as well as about liquidity management, international trade facilitation, risk management, and legal and regulatory issues.   Who should attend? This course will be of special interest to payment professionals with some experience who wish to expand their knowledge base and advance their careers into the global payments arena. »

International Securities Settlements & Custodial Services

Training : International Securities Settlements & Custodial Services

Date : Wed, 08/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This training program is designed to provide delegates with practical knowledge about the key concepts, systems, processes and procedures in international securities settlement and custodial services as well as operational risks involved. Participants will have a chance to gain skills necessary to facilitate day-to-day transactions and communication processes between all parties involved. »

Equity Valuation & Analysis

Training : Equity Valuation & Analysis

Date : Thu, 28/04/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This intensive 2 day course will equip you with the skills required to effectively evaluate companies and assets. Conducted by a former City banker the course starts with an overview of different equity valuation methods and explains fundamental framework.  Working through models and case studies based on real companies you will have a chance to go through various ratios including cash flows, discount rates and periods, DCF, capital structure and understand the important parameters that can cause the valuation to break down if overlooked.  »

UCITS Funds

Training : UCITS Funds

Date : Mon, 20/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This practical one day course is designed to provide an insight into the area of UCITS, showing how funds may select eligible assets and demonstrate how these instruments may be employed to achieve different investment objectives.   You will learn about the main characteristics of UCITS, their structure and objectives as well as about the key risk and performance indicators. Setting up funds in different jurisdictions and organising fund management and oversight will be discussed in detail.    You will learn about the regulatory reporting requirements, fund authorisation and distribution process as well as about organising effective governance and compliance monitoring structures. »

Mastering Operational Risk

Training : Mastering Operational Risk

Date : Thu, 23/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 2 day course will help you explore the best current practice in operational risk management. You will learn how to identify and prevent occurrence of risks in the business context, assess risk appetite within your organisation, set up the most effective risk management framework as well as strategies for risk monitoring and reporting.   You will also learn about the latest key regulatory requirements affecting operational risk management from Basel II/II and MiFID to Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SMCR), which will commence on 7 March 2016.   Conducted by an expert with over 18 years of practical experience gained in the City and in major organisations worldwide, this intensive training course explores the best current practices and standards in operational risk management.   You will consolidate your knowledge through a series of exercises and case studies using real-life business situations. »

FATCA Compliance

Training : FATCA Compliance

Date : Wed, 15/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

With US FATCA legislation now published, the major focus is now on Reporting Solutions Considerations that are effective but not commercially onerous or operationally disruptive.    A number of key drivers for success continue to impact the consistency and methods of how new accounts are opened, the Know Your Client (KYC) process, data management, income identification, financial accounts identification, and to a larger extent business processes that support customer identification, classification and disclosure.  What solution is key to the success of FATCA Reporting? Are their economical benefits in the segregation of US activities or re-organizing business functions to achieve compliance easily?   This intermediate level course explores FATCA requirements and guidance as set out by HMRC but is also relevant for participants from abroad.  »

Regulations & Operational Compliance for Funds

Training : Regulations & Operational Compliance for Funds

Date : Tue, 21/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This practical one day workshop conducted by a fund management veteran will equip you with the most up-to-date knowledge about the latest regulation requirements which apply to the operations of authorised funds. You will have a chance to explore the impact of MiFID 2, AIFMD, the latest developments in UCITS Funds as well as the key regulations in the FCA COLL sourcebook and RDR.   You will also learn about the transfer agency and fund accounting, concentrating on high risk areas where mistakes frequently occur, such as fund pricing and will examine case studies. Finally, you will work through the techniques and examples of “intelligent oversight” which can greatly simplify the identification and resolution of administration problems. Examples are provided of due diligence questionnaires and oversight reports. »

CRS – Common Reporting Standard

Training : CRS – Common Reporting Standard

Date : Thu, 16/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

The Automatic exchange of financial account information is about improving transparency in the fight against tax evasion and in so doing protecting the integrity of the tax systems of the Participating Jurisdictions. Set up by OECD, CRS - Common Reporting Standard is an effort to coordinate globally efforts to increase tax transparency and will have a major impact on reporting requirements of financial institutions.   This highly practical 1 day course provides an overview of AEI reporting requirements but with strong focus on the reporting requirements of CRS/DAC and highlights the differences that apply under the other two regimes as well as FATCA. Conducted by an experienced City practitioner, the programme focuses on pragmatic aspects of setting up CRS framework and becoming compliant.    You may be also interested in our FATCA course – register for both and save additional £100! »

MiFID Transaction Reporting

Training : MiFID Transaction Reporting

Date : Mon, 13/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

The original MiFID Transaction Reporting provides a platform for European Market participants to gain an appreciation of changes introduced by MiFID II and get ahead of the forthcoming MiFIR Transaction Reporting through developing a reporting model to suit their business.   This one-day course conducted by a City expert provides an overview of the original MiFID transaction reporting, identifies the changes introduced by MiFID II, discuss MiFIR and highlights how MiFID can help pave the way for better MiFIR Transaction Reporting. »

CASS – Managing Client Money & Assets

Training : CASS – Managing Client Money & Assets

Date : Mon, 04/07/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

The main objective of the CASS regulation is to provide adequate protection for clients. The FCA set up high expectations as to how that protection should be provided and imposed strict sanctions in case of the breaches. The regulation has a big impact on asset management firms, banks and brokers affecting entire firms from operations and compliance to IT and customer relations.    This very practical 1 day course conducted by an expert with over 40 years of experience within the sector will provide a thorough overview of the CASS regulation, its scope and requirements and prepare participants to effectively comply with it. You will learn about the principles of clients' money and asset protection, how to segregate and hold funds and keep records. You will also learn about the reporting requirements and how to set up all the processes and operations in order to stay compliant.  »

AIFMD

Training : AIFMD

Date : Tue, 14/06/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 1 day course conducted by a senior compliance practitioner will explore the AIF industry, the components of an AIF structure, distribution and passport requirements. You will also learn about the registration and authorisation processes for AIFMs and regulatory reporting requirements. Finally, you will have a chance to learn in more detail about the AIFMD legislation and the latest market developments.  »

Hedge Fund Emerging and Startup Manager Forum

Event : Hedge Fund Emerging and Startup Manager Forum

Date : Wed, 04/05/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

IIR’s Hedge Fund Emerging and Startup Manager Forum is the leading event for the next generation of hedge fund managers. Join 250+ attendees from across Europe to hear from leading investors, industry professionals and recent startup managers on everything you need to know about launching and growing your hedge fund in 2016.    Why you should attend:  Gain first-hand insight from recent startup managers on their experiences, discover the lessons learnt and the pitfalls to avoid Ensure you’re up to date on everything you need to know to successfully launch and grow your hedge-fund, from regulatory compliance to successful marketing strategy Hear directly from Fund Investors on what they look for in a fund and what they class as operational risks Connect with peers and potential investors in our speed networking session and the evening drinks reception  »

Multi-Asset Multi-Manager Products and Solutions

Training : Multi-Asset Multi-Manager Products and Solutions

Date : Mon, 05/12/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

Yale School of Management is teaming with the EDHEC-Risk Institute to deliver a certificate program in advanced techniques for investment/asset management. This ambitious high-level programme con »

Harvesting Risk Premia in Alternative Asset Classes and Investment Strategies

Yale School of Management is teaming with the EDHEC-Risk Institute to deliver a certificate program in advanced techniques for investment/asset management. This ambitious high-level programme con »

Harvesting Risk Premia in Equity and Bond Markets

Training : Harvesting Risk Premia in Equity and Bond Markets

Date : Mon, 09/05/2016   for 3 Days

Country : UK

City : London

Yale School of Management is teaming with the EDHEC-Risk Institute to deliver a certificate program in advanced techniques for investment/asset management. This ambitious high-level programme con »

Governance in the Family Business

Training : Governance in the Family Business

Date : Wed, 29/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 2 day course examines best practices in the governance of family businesses. You will have a chance to examine different challenges facing family businesses and explore the range of effective governance tools, structures and mechanisms available.   Conducted by a trainer with over 20 years of international experience in family businesses and wealth management advisory this programme will equip you with a solid understanding of available strategies and help assess the best ones for your organisation.  »

AML & KYC Compliance

Training : AML & KYC Compliance

Date : Mon, 07/03/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This 2-day intensive course is designed for bankers and professionals working in the financial services industry to provide them with a better understanding of: Money laundering and terrorist financing Suspicious transaction reporting and suspicious activity indicators Customer due diligence and record keeping and International regulatory standards  An effective AML compliance programme requires sound risk management practices. This highly practical 2 day course provides guidance on identifying and controlling risks associated with money laundering and terrorist financing. You will learn about the latest regulatory requirements and the industry best practices in preventing money laundering and terrorist financing.    The course includes many case studies illustrating AML techniques and strategies from around the world. »

The Repo Market

Training : The Repo Market

Date : Mon, 16/05/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This 1 day course is designed for delegates who are either new to the business of bond repurchase agreements (repos) or want to refresh their knowledge. You will learn how repos are priced, settled and why they are transacted by different participants in the market, including pension funds, hedge funds, market makers and derivatives users.  You will also learn about bonds and key money market operations.   You will have a chance to explore applications of repos for risk management, speculation and arbitrage purposes with a particular emphasis on the relationship between the bond repo market and derivatives such as swaps and exchange traded bond futures.   Course level: Introductory »

Enterprise-Wide Risk Management & Stress Testing

Training : Enterprise-Wide Risk Management & Stress Testing

Date : Thu, 12/05/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

Most banks undergoing a real-life stress scenario reveal that their preparation, if any, was insufficient or at best optimistic, weaknesses have been put to light, and lessons have been learnt the hard and costly way.   In this practical 2 day course we distinguish between different types of stress-tests, between the useful ones and the costly ones, the regulatory and management ones, and run through the processes of selection, application, communication and learning from those scenarios. You will have a chance to analyse different real life challenges and explore the ways to overcome them.   Taught by an experienced banking practitioner and consultant with over 20 years of practice, the programme includes many case studies and exercises allowing you to put in practice what you have learnt.  »

Basel III & New Advances In Regulation

Training : Basel III & New Advances In Regulation

Date : Tue, 21/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

Regulators around the world, following successive crises, have been working hard to formalise banks’ risk management in most countries, through global accords from which Basel III is the most topical. Such body of regulatory texts is now setting the landscape for the competition between banks for years to come, and imposing risk managers within decision-making bodies of banks. It is now, more than ever, critical for banks to master their risk processes and to integrate these in their governance, above and beyond what regulation requires.   This practical 2 day course addresses all the key issues which will affect banks as a result of Basel III implementation and helps risk practitioners to implement risk management structures and processes in a post-Basel III world to help them stay compliant and competitive at the same time.    You may be also interested in our:  Enterprise-Wide Risk Management & Stress Testing - 12-13 May 2016, London   Register for both programmes at the same time and save £100! »

International Payments

Training : International Payments

Date : Wed, 09/03/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This practical 2 day course has been tailored for banking professionals who have some experience in domestic payments and want to expand their knowledge of international payments. You will explore the key principles, concepts, practices and current developments in the international payments.   You will have a chance to learn about the principles of foreign exchange and currency, high-value global payments, purpose and role of SWIFT and CLS, global clearing and settlement mechanisms as well as about liquidity management, international trade facilitation, risk management, and legal and regulatory issues.   Who should attend? This course will be of special interest to payment professionals with some experience who wish to expand their knowledge base and advance their careers into the global payments arena. »

International Securities Settlements & Custodial Services

Training : International Securities Settlements & Custodial Services

Date : Mon, 07/03/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This training program is designed to provide delegates with practical knowledge about the key concepts, systems, processes and procedures in international securities settlement and custodial services as well as operational risks involved. Participants will have a chance to gain skills necessary to facilitate day-to-day transactions and communication processes between all parties involved. »

Strategy & Risk Management for Board of Directors

Training : Strategy & Risk Management for Board of Directors

Date : Thu, 29/09/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 2 day course conducted by a senior practitioner, explores the processes and systems associated with delivering high-quality strategy formulation, execution, and risk management to achieve the company’s objectives. Using case studies and drawing on delegates’ own experience, the workshop will examine how academic and management thinking has evolved in these critical areas of a company’s operations.    By attending the course you will be able to develop thinking around the strategy and risk models in current business use, consider the practical implications for your company, and identify improvements, which can be implemented to increase the prospect of business success.  »

Equity Valuation & Analysis

Training : Equity Valuation & Analysis

Date : Thu, 17/03/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This intensive 2 day course will equip you with the skills required to effectively evaluate companies and assets. Conducted by a former City banker the course starts with an overview of different equity valuation methods and explains fundamental framework.  Working through models and case studies based on real companies you will have a chance to go through various ratios including cash flows, discount rates and periods, DCF, capital structure and understand the important parameters that can cause the valuation to break down if overlooked.  »

Family Office & Wealth Management

Training : Family Office & Wealth Management

Date : Mon, 27/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This 2 day practical programme for family office representatives and wealth managers explores the best strategies for preserving family wealth and managing a modern family office.   You will have a chance to explore the family governance mechanisms, intergenerational wealth transfer, managing complexities of international wealth mobility and succession planning. You will also learn about the operational setting and asset allocation, cost and risk management, tax advisory and philanthropy.   Run by an expert in family office and services for high net worth clients this course focuses on the latest market trends and effective wealth preservation strategies. »

UCITS Funds

Training : UCITS Funds

Date : Tue, 15/03/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

This practical one day course is designed to provide an insight into the area of UCITS, showing how funds may select eligible assets and demonstrate how these instruments may be employed to achieve different investment objectives.   You will learn about the main characteristics of UCITS, their structure and objectives as well as about the key risk and performance indicators. Setting up funds in different jurisdictions and organising fund management and oversight will be discussed in detail.    You will learn about the regulatory reporting requirements, fund authorisation and distribution process as well as about organising effective governance and compliance monitoring structures. »

Mastering Operational Risk

Training : Mastering Operational Risk

Date : Wed, 09/03/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

This highly practical 2 day course will help you explore the best current practice in operational risk management. You will learn how to identify and prevent occurrence of risks in the business context, assess risk appetite within your organisation, set up the most effective risk management framework as well as strategies for risk monitoring and reporting.   You will also learn about the latest key regulatory requirements affecting operational risk management from Basel II/II and MiFID to Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SMCR), which will commence on 7 March 2016.   Conducted by an expert with over 18 years of practical experience gained in the City and in major organisations worldwide, this intensive training course explores the best current practices and standards in operational risk management.   You will consolidate your knowledge through a series of exercises and case studies using real-life business situations. »

Strategic Corporate Governance

Training : Strategic Corporate Governance

Date : Thu, 23/06/2016   for 2 Days

Country : UK

City : London

High-quality corporate governance leads to better-run companies, which create, grow and protect value for all their stakeholders.    During this highly practical 2 day course conducted by a senior industry expert and practitioner, you will have a chance to learn about the best current practices in corporate governance. Through thought-provoking discussions you will be able to assess the strength and weaknesses of the governance structure within your own organisation, and identify where change and improvement is needed for your company to become more effective in creating value, resilient in times of market turbulence, and sustainable into the longer term.  »

FATCA Compliance

Training : FATCA Compliance

Date : Tue, 15/03/2016   for 1 Day

Country : UK

City : London

With US FATCA legislation now published, the major focus is now on Reporting Solutions Considerations that are effective but not commercially onerous or operationally disruptive.    A number of key drivers for success continue to impact the consistency and methods of how new accounts are opened, the Know Your Client (KYC) process, data management, income identification, financial accounts identification, and to a larger extent business processes that support customer identification, classification and disclosure.  What solution is key to the success of FATCA Reporting? Are their economical benefits in the segregation of US activities or re-organizing business functions to achieve compliance easily?   This intermediate level course explores FATCA requirements and guidance as set out by HMRC but is also relevant for participants from abroad.  »

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