EMIR introduces a number of complex issues and creates challenges and risks on one side and opportunities on the other side for all market participants, mainly banks, asset managers and other financial services firms, i.e. custody and financial advisors.
During this highly practical 1 day course you will have a chance to learn about the key elements of the new regulation as well as opportunities and challenges that come with it. You will also be able to identify the relevant issues for your organisation and how EMIR can impact your business.
By the end of this course you will:
Understand the background to EMIR and the regulation’s key elements
Be able to place EMIR in the context of other major regulations including Basel III, Dodd-Frank and MIFID
Explore the implications for clearing, reporting and risk mitigation of OTC derivatives
Become aware of challenges and opportunities
Identify the right risk management procedures
Assess the impact of EMIR for your organisation / business
Register now and take advantage of the Early Bird discount!
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